Gunman who robbed Travelodge Hotel had accomplice

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 08:01

It’s been more than a year since a man walked into the Travelodge Hotel in the Mendenhall Valley, brandished what appeared to be a gun at a terrified hotel guest and attacked the front desk clerk to steal an estimated $250-$400 from the till.

Winter Holiday Barn Dance taking place this Saturday

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:17

This coming Saturday, some Juneauites will get away from the sound of sleigh bells and Christmas carols and dance to some old-time string music.

Police search for Franklin Street burglar

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:14

The Juneau Police Department is still looking for the suspect or suspects who burglarized a business on South Franklin Street in October.

Public meeting to delve into study on future of Fred Meyer intersection

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:10
Initial options include traffic signal, overpass, shifting traffic to McNugget

A study into the intersection of Egan Drive and Yandukin Drive near Fred Meyer is exploring future options for the dangerous intersection, and the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is looking for input from members of the public.

Baton-wielding burglar indicted on two counts

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:07
Indictments also come down for domestic violence, DUI

A man who allegedly broke into a Mendenhall Valley residence and beat a man with a metal baton was indicted Thursday on one count of third-degree assault and a count of first-degree burglary.

Healing totem pole taking shape with figures of wolf, Taku River, bear, Tlingit clansmen

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 06:41
Pole will memorialize burning of Tlingit village in 1962

The Yanyeidi Wolf pole is going up at Savikko Park to memorialize when the City of Douglas burned down the Douglas Indian Village in 1962 to build Douglas Harbor.

Pushing back against the greying of the fleet

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 17:33
Two of five Young Fishing Fellows inaugural class hail from Juneau

Two of five Young Fishing Fellows in inaugural class hail from Juneau and will help steward projects aimed at increasing youth access to the fishing industry.

December ‘heat wave’ is warmest in 73 years for Juneau

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 07:17
Friday weather ties record for highest temperature recorded at airport in December

A heat wave unprecedented in the past 73 years has toppled weather records across Alaska, particularly in Southeast Alaska.

Santa to take annual firetruck ride this weekend and next

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 05:28

One of the world’s foremost chimney experts will briefly join forces with Juneau’s fire department this weekend and next.

Remember the old Thane Ore House? Here’s what’s going to take its place

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 05:44
Construction on Cultural Immersion Park may start next summer

Construction on Cultural Immersion Park may start next summer.


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