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MELISSA GRIFFITHS | JUNEAU EMPIRE
League of Women Voters volunteer voter registrar Marjorie Menzi, right, goes over Hildegard Sellner's voter registration form after Sellner swore an oath as a new citizen of the U.S. Friday morning.

New citizens, new rights, responsibilities

The oath of citizenship is serious. The newest Americans, granted citizenship on Friday morning, have made promises to our country that many lifelong Americans don't think much about.

by MELISSA GRIFFITHS

In honor of fallen heroes

More than 30 local firefighters and other community members took part in the fourth annual Juneau Memorial 9-11 Stair Climb at the Federal Building Sunday, an event organized to honor and remember the New York firefighters who died in the...

JPD warns residents of attempted phone scams

The Juneau Police Department has received two reports of attempted telephone scams in the Juneau area, JPD reported Friday.

Photos: Juneau at work

John Shorty Junior, a janitorial laborer with post offices since 1986, is seen painting a handicap space on Aug.

Photo: Piano tuning

Tom Lowell tunes a piano before a performance at the Empire on Friday afternoon. Lowell has been tuning pianos for 35 years and said he's one of the few who does it by ear today.

Around Town for Monday, Sept. 1

Pete Griffin Story CD Release and People's Pets, 4:30-6 p.m., KTOO. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

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