Photo: Whale breach

A juvenile humpback whale breaches in Stephens Passage off the west side of Douglas Island on Tuesday evening. The whale and its mother were seen spashing about for about 30 minutes.

A juvenile humpback whale breaches in Stephens Passage off the west side of Douglas Island on Tuesday evening. The whale and its mother were seen spashing about for about 30 minutes.

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Police & Fire for Sunday, Feb. 19, 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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This day in Juneau history: Feb. 19

On Feb. 19, 1987, Gov. Steve Cowper and the Alaska Legislature formed a budget plan for the upcoming year. The House Finance Committee passed a bill giving Gov. Cowper permission to spend the $428 million reserve fund, and representatives described meetings with Gov. Cowper “wonderful”.

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Libraries accepting food for fines

The Juneau Public Libraries are accepting food donations to pay off library fines during the entire month of February.

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