Photo: Celebrating Arbor Day

About 80 students from the Charter School, Harborview Elementary School, Montessori Borealis and the Juneau Cooperative Preschool took trees home to plant.

Students: Second and third grade students from the Juneau Community Charter School help plant a Snowdrift Crabapple tree for Arbor Day at Evergreen Cemetery on Monday.

Tiny tree: Kalayia Fawcett looks at the budding tip of an European Beech tree she and her Juneau Community Charter School classmates were given by the Juneau Urban Forestry Partnership during Arbor Day activities at Evergreen Cemetery on Monday.

 

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This Day in Juneau History: Jan. 20, 1987

On Jan. 20, 1987, lawmakers and Alaskans prepared to hear Gov. Steve Cowper’s State of the State address. With Alaska’s budget deficit running higher than ever, legislators were hoping to hear a comprehensive budget plan for the next two years.

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Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 20, 2017

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to juneaucrimeline.com.

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