Police recommend charging woman with falsifying stabbing report

Police on Wednesday released more information regarding a report of an Oct. 18 stabbing at Coho Park Apartments.

A 34-year-old woman residing in the complex off Mendenhall Loop Drive had called 911 to report an unknown assailant had stabbed her in the left leg.

A police investigation determined the wound was self-inflicted, though it’s not certain whether it was intentional or accidental, Juneau Police Department Chief Greg Browning said by phone on Wednesday.

JPD has forwarded the case to the City Attorney’s office with a recommended charge of filing a false report to law enforcement authorities.

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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 20:01

Ketchikan man convicted in 1992 murder gets a new shot at overturning guilty verdict

A Ketchikan man found guilty in 1994 of murdering his wife and hiding the body has been trying to overturn his conviction ever since.

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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 08:25

Local energy experts to speak to Chamber of Commerce

The Juneau Chamber of Commerce’s luncheon Thursday features representatives from one of the oldest establishments in Juneau, looking both at the past and to the future.

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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 08:24

Roundabout on Riverside? DOT looks for engineer to consider options

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities has begun the process of finding an engineer to suggest ideas for fixing two of Juneau’s busiest road intersections.

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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 08:19

South Franklin Street construction to start next week

The City and Borough of Juneau is beginning the first phase of its Downtown Street Improvements on Feb. 27, CBJ announced Wednesday. The work starts with a new roadway, new sidewalks, new lighting and draining improvements to parts of South Franklin Street.

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