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MELISSA GRIFFITHS | JUNEAU EMPIRE
Sarah Solberg, 20, serves a customer at the Heritage Coffee stand in Lemon Creek. She was working on Wednesday evening when a man robbed the stand with a weapon.

Heritage coffee stand robbed

Twenty-year-old Sarah Solberg, a barista at the drive-through Heritage Coffee stand on Glacier Highway in Lemon Creek, didn't immediately realize she was being robbed.

by EMILY RUSSO MILLER

JSD boots hazers from football

The Juneau-Douglas football team will play nonconference Railbelt power Colony on Saturday without four of the Crimson Bears' 12 seniors.
Klas Stolpe

Youth robotics teams need more coaches

Juneau kids are eager to be part of a robotics program sweeping the state. The materials and funding are available. All the program is missing is coaches.
KATIE MORITZ

P-burg bomber indicted

A 59-year-old man who set off explosives in Petersburg and seriously injured himself last month is now facing felony criminal charges. Mark W.
EMILY RUSSO MILLER

To raise revenue, Juneau Assembly targets tax exemptions

In the ongoing push to whip Juneau’s city budget into better shape, the Assembly’s tax exemption committee has turned its focus to three of Juneau’s tax breaks: those for senior citizens, the out-of-borough sales tax exemption and the $...
KATIE MORITZ

Kasaan's West named VPSO of the year

In rural Alaska, it's not uncommon for one person - the Village Public Safety Officer - to handle law enforcement and emergency medical services, serve as fire chief or, when needed, help raise a totem pole.
MELISSA GRIFFITHS

Around Town for Friday, Aug. 29

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267. Organ concert, noon, State Office Building. Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m.

Police & Fire for Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Fire and medical •...
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