Douglas, Auke Bay post offices protected from closure

The Douglas and Auke Bay post offices won't be closing their doors anytime soon, and any future efforts to shutter the pair now will have to clear a significant public process. Read more

Bartlett hopes to name new CEO by May

Bartlett Regional Hospital hopes to have a new permanent CEO on the job sometime in early May. Read more

School District mulls union proposal

As the ongoing labor dispute between the Juneau School District and its teachers nears its one-year anniversary, there is hope among teachers that the end may be in sight. If not, a strike is growing more and more possible. Read more

School district forecasts $3 million shortfall

The Juneau School District is facing a $3 million shortfall as work begins on next year's budget, Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich told budget committee members Tuesday night. Read more

Black Thursday at Wal-Mart, Black Friday at Fred Meyer

There will be ample opportunity to visit two of Juneau's largest retailers this holiday shopping season. Wal-Mart and Fred Meyer's are both holding sales for the big-ticket items but on different days. Read more

Assembly votes to move law department

The City and Borough of Juneau Law Department will soon be on the move - to the Sealaska building. The Assembly voted 5-3 in favor of the relocation with Assembly members Loren Jones, Jesse Kiehl and Jerry Nanverkis voting against the measure. Read more

Committee approves $120M dock upgrade

The final contract for a nearly $120 million cruise ship berth upgrade passed 5-3 out of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly Finance Committee Wednesday night, but only after a bout of frustrated debate. Read more

Assembly updates Comprehensive Plan

Months of work came to fruition Monday when the Juneau Assembly adopted the 2013 Comprehensive Plan update. Read more

Assembly: Waste management, housing top priorities

The Juneau Assembly will be focused on waste management, improving housing and working on economic development in 2014. Read more

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