Juneau Skating Club's Ema Jessen performs on the Treadwell Arena ice in this 2013 photo. The Juneau School District is considering changing its physical education requirement to allow students to earn credit by participating in club and school athletics. Juneau is currently the only major Alaska school district that does not offer any kind of waiver options for its PE requirement.
The Alaska Marine Highway System will raise most fares by 4.5 percent starting May 1, the Alaska Department of Transportation announced Thursday afternoon.
Tickets booked after Jan. 1 for travel after May 1 will reflect the new rates.
Armed with informative graphics and a handful of jokes, Rain Coast Data owner Meilani Schijvens updated Juneau Chamber of Commerce members on Southeast by the Numbers, an economic publication Schijvens produced for Southeast Conference.
In an article called “Skagway man indicted for tampering with witness” published in the Empire on Tuesday, the Empire reported that electronic court records show that prosecutors also tried to indict Michael McLoone on multiple unlawful...
Today is Friday, Dec. 19, the 353rd day of 2014. There are 12 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 19, 1974, Nelson A. Rockefeller was sworn in as the 41st vice president of the United States in the U.S.
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