Historical photo: Treadwell office and company store

According to notes from the Alaska State Historical Library, the white part of the building in this image is the Treadwell Gold Mining Company office and, at left, the framed building is the company store.

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Then & Now, from the collection of Tom Perkins
A Century Remembered | 1900-1920
A Century Remembered Part II | 1920-1940



Tue, 02/21/2017 - 20:01

Police & Fire for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 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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Tue, 02/21/2017 - 20:01

New trial in trailer park murder set for October

A new trial for accused murderer Christopher Strawn has been postponed until October, after a mistrial was declared Feb. 14, in the middle of the prosecution’s case against him.

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