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Juneau-Douglas High School recognized 13 students for January:Josh Fitka (not pictured), Meranda Frenzel, Rasanive "Makelini" Mausia, Elizabeth Rodriguez-Moreno, Kasey Watts, Christian Yadao, Josephine Zuelow, Joshua Berg, Murphy Delgago Darnell Malik Jones and Justine Lumba

Photo: JDHS students recognized

Juneau-Douglas High School recognized 13 students for January: Josh Fitka (not pictured), Meranda Frenzel, Rasanive “Makelini” Mausia, Elizabeth Rodriguez-Moreno, Kasey Watts, Christian...

Photo: Battle of the books

Audrey Welling, Lillian Bannerman, Sierra Brooks (front), and Freddie George, Ava Tompkins and Morgan Rivest (rear) search for passages in books for a question challenge during the Thunder Mountain High School Battle of the Books...

Photos: Rare bottles

Rare Juneau Loussac medicine bottle. Z.J.

Living & Growing: Making a difference with Social Justice Valentines

We live in a world where we can demonstrate our social conscience by clicking a button. We can share that we clicked a button with our friends on Facebook or Twitter, so that they know we have a social conscience and are clicking to do...

Alaska Journal of Commerce names two Juneau residents in Top Forty Under 40

The Alaska Journal of Commerce, owned by Morris Communications which is the parent company of the Juneau Empire, released its choices for Top 40 Under 40 for 2016, naming Juneau residents Luke Fanning and John Blasco.

First National Bank Alaska gives over $1 million in 2015

First National Bank Alaska’s fourth quarter contributions of $445,171 pushed the total above $1 million given to Alaska communities in 2015, which includes charitable gifts, activity sponsorships and in-kind donations of time and talent...

Northrim Bank raises almost $11,000 for United Way of Southeast Alaska

Northrim Bank's Southeast Alaska branches raised nearly $11,000 for United Way of Southeast Alaska during the 2015 fundraising campaign. Employees pledged contributions of $4,638.36. The company match was $3,624.18.

Annual JCCC Lenten Lunch Series starts this week

The Juneau Cooperative Church Council will be holding its annual Lenten Lunch Series this week, starting on Thursday, Feb. 11 and every following Thursday until March 17 at Northern Lights United Church from noon to 12:50 p.m.

Floyd Dryden Jazz Band gives thanks for travel assistance

Thanks once again to Ron and Kathy Maas for their support of young musicians and their generous support of the Floyd Dryden Middle School Jazz Band! Ron and Kathy have given so much to our community and have recently given a large gift...

Recent births

Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital • A son, Kalihi Raymond Dallmann, weighing 8 lbs., was born to Brittney Brommels and Bowen Dallmann of Juneau on Jan. 25, 2016. • A son, Jonathan Chester O'Leary, weighing 8 lbs. 6 oz.

Thank you for participating in candlelight vigil

On Jan, 30 Juneau Stop Heroin, Start Talking and the National Council of Alcohol and Drug Dependency, held a candlelight vigil at Marine Park. Speakers Carlton Smith and Raegen Eidsness spoke to our hearts about hope in tragedies.

Front Street Clinic thankful for community support

The Front Street Clinic exists to serve the health care needs of the homeless and other members of the Juneau community that have trouble finding affordable medical care.

Physician, researcher, to speak on far-reaching effects of childhood trauma

Sealaska Heritage Institute will sponsor a free lecture by one of the world's foremost experts on childhood trauma and its adverse impacts on victims decades later at the Walter Soboleff Building from noon-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9.

Juneau residents on college honor lists

Four different college students from Juneau made various honor lists at the colleges they attend across the country.

Senior Menu

Juneau Senior Center Menu Monday, Feb. 8 Fiesta Pork chops Rice Green Beans Spicy Fruit Cup Tuesday, Feb. 9 Hotcha Baked Beef Rolls Oven Fried Potatoes Coleslaw Wednesday, Feb.


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