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Michael Penn | Juneau Empire
Jesie and Marc Ormsby check the temperature of pork ribs at Fatmo's, a new barbeque offering on Old Dairy Road on Friday.

From fire hall to food truck

After years of practice in the Capital City Fire & Rescue test kitchen, newly retired firefighter Marc Ormsby is now working on making cooking his full-time passion.


Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

The archives facility at the new Walter Soboleff building will be named for Tlingit Native rights hero William L. Paul, Sr., who was a major force in Alaska history and is recognized as the father of the Alaska Native land claims. The...

Students honored at JDHS

Nine students were honored this month at the JDHS Student Recognition Lunch. Parents, families, teachers, and students shared a meal to celebrate these students who were nominated for a variety of reasons.

Juneau Lions recycle for sight

In 1925, Helen Keller challenged the Lions to become "Knights of the Blind" in the crusade against darkness.

Grand Camp supports smoke-free workplaces

The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium would like to commend the delegates at the 2014 Alaska Native Brotherhood/Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand Camp for unanimously passing a resolution in support of statewide smoke-free...

Wells Fargo Bank supports AWARE Inc. on United Way 'Day of Caring'

Thanks from Aiding Women in Abuse and Rape Emergencies (AWARE), Inc. to United Way of Southeast Alaska for organizing another successful Day of Caring, and to Juneau's Wells Fargo Bank employees who volunteered a day of service on...

Thank you Falcons

Thank you, Thunder Mountain Falcons Care, for your generous donation of the proceeds of one of your football games to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska in Juneau! Your contribution will help us to match and support more youth who need...

Recent births

• On October 8, a daughter, K'incheiyi Martha Willard, weighing 9 lbs., 2 oz., to Rose Willard and Sam Willard Jr. • On October 9, a daughter, Lillian Joy Keeler, weighing 7 lbs., 13 oz., to Jessica Keeler and Marcus Keeler.

Senior menu

Monday, Oct. 20 Crispy Chicken Curry Rice Pilaf Steamed Carrots Cauliflower Broccoli Toss Tuesday, Oct. 21 Creole Pork Steaks Pasta Cauliflower Sunshine Salad Wednesday, Oct.


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