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With still some growing season left, Mike Todd waters his potato plants at the Juneau Community Garden on Monday.

Photo: Growing season

With still some growing season left, Mike Todd waters his potato plants at the Juneau Community Garden on Monday.

School board gives itself good grade

The Juneau School District Board of Education gave itself high marks in its most recent self-evaluation. The board has completed a self-assessment survey provided by Ray and Associates Inc.

Pedestrian struck by suspected drunk driver

A 33-year-old woman was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital on Sunday morning after being struck by a suspected drunk driver in the 4500 block of North Douglas Highway.

Multi-car collision closed busy intersection Saturday

Four cars were involved in a collision at the intersection of Mendenhall Loop Road and Egan Drive on Saturday night.

Photo: Panel installation

Marvin Willard, left, and Tim Lott, of the Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority, install a new panel on the side of the Gajaa Hít building in Juneau's Indian Village on Friday.

Discover Eaglecrest on Saturday

Eaglecrest Ski Area will hold its sixth annual Discover Eaglecrest Day on Saturday, inviting Juneau residents of all ages for a day of activities. Eaglecrest will welcome guests between 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Marine Parking Garage closed this weekend

Parking will be temporarily unavailable at the Marine Parking Garage starting at 6 p.m. Friday evening through Sunday morning due scheduled painting.
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Airport construction will require gate detour

For those flying in and out of Juneau International Airport over the next few days, foot traffic might see some changes around Gate K. Construction activities will briefly require users of Gate K to use Gate I between the hours of 7 a.m....
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Photo: Visiting the falls

Visitors to Mendenhall Lake walk to and from Nugget Falls on Monday.

Around Town for Tuesday, Sept. 16

Valley Toastmasters meeting, 6:15 a.m. every Tuesday, St. Paul's Catholic Church, Parish Hall. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074. History Time at the Museum, 11 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum.


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