Oystein Djuv-Stiansen, left, his parents, Bjorg Djuv Stiansen, center, and Svein Tore Stiansen, and his aunt, Kari Djuv and uncle, Oyvind Djuv, walk the Treadwell Mine Historic Trail on Friday as they visit the place where Oystein's great grandfather, Osten Olsen Aarthun (born 1886 in Sauda, Norway), made his fortune working as a miner in the early 1900s. The family spent a week in Juneau to research multiple family members who came to Juneau to find work.
How many times have you heard, “I don’t know” or “nothing” when you ask your child what he did at school during the day? At Montessori Borealis, we have found that children love to talk about what they do at school with their parents,...
The Alaska Historical Commission will meet Wednesday and Thursday, April 2-3, in the Gastineau Room at the Baranof Hotel, located at 127 N. Franklin Street in Juneau. The meeting is open to the public and will begin on Wednesday at 1:30 p....
ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. These students are 15 to 18 years of age, and are coming to this area for the upcoming high school year or...
AWARE's 18th Annual Women of Distinction Dinner and Silent Auction was a magnificent success! It was a privilege to recognize this year's honorees Carol Pitts, Elaine Schroeder, Norene Otnes and Patty Owen.
The students, parents, families and teachers of the Juneau Co-op Preschool would like to recognize a few local business whose generosity through donations added to the success of our annual Zip-a-dee-doo-dah Fundraiser held on Feb. 22.
KODIAK - Danielle Medolla has spent years helping other people, now she is getting rewarded for it.
Medolla was named the 2014 Armed Forces Insurance Coast Guard Military Spouse of the Year early last week.
Recent births at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center:
• On Feb. 26, 2014, a daughter, Alora Grace Bennett, to Heather and Cody Bennett.
• On Feb. 28, 2014, a daughter, Giolanni Faafetai Nauer, to Faalo and Giovanni Nauer.
Kristen Dierick of Juneau has been named to the Dean's List at Pacific University in Oregon for Fall Semester 2013. Dierick is among 332 of Pacific's 1,783 undergraduate students to achieve this high academic honor.