Ecosystem ‘glue’

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 06:24
Kids learn insect ins and outs at Arboretum’s Bug Day

They’re creepy. They’re crawly. And in Alaska, they’re the bane of any fishing expedition.

Next phase of downtown construction to start

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 06:24

This Wednesday, the fall phase of work on the City and Borough of Juneau’s Downtown Street Improvements Project will begin.

Field almost set for municipal election

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 06:21
Norton Gregory says he expects to file to run for mayor Monday

Entering the final day for candidates to register for the municipal election, there are still a few details that need to be worked out.

People of Juneau: Goldbelt’s first CEO reflects on lifetime of involvement

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 06:21
In semi-retirement, Joe Kahklen remains involved in Southeast Alaska issues

Today, Goldbelt Inc. is a booming Alaska Native corporation that owns lands throughout Southeast Alaska and has thrived in the realms of logging and tourism.

Man dies from gunshot wound

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 12:31
No foul play suspected, police say

A Juneau man died Saturday from a gunshot wound to the head, according to a Juneau Police Department press release.

Nobody harmed in Fritz Cove basement fire

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 21:13
Blaze was second fire of the day in town; fire believed to have started on work bench

A fire broke out at a home on Fritz Cove Road on Saturday night, Capital City Fire/Rescue Assistant Chief Tod Chambers said, but nobody was hurt.

Fire destroys trailer, kills dog

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 21:10
CCFR asking public for videos, pictures of blaze

A Saturday morning blaze in Switzer Village resulted in the total loss of a double-wide trailer. The home didn’t have any humans inside during the fire, but fire crew found a dead dog in the burned-out structure and two live cats, which were given over to animal control.

Thunder Mountain grad will run for school board again

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 12:44
Three candidates registered in three-seat race

Kevin Allen is hoping that the third time will be the charm.

City might commit money to Housing First expansion

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 16:38
Possible grant funding has facility looking to double in size faster than planned

Housing First might be expanding sooner than planned, and the city might again help foot the bill.

Indictments handed down for Franklin Street thefts

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 13:16
Woman indicted for jewelry store theft, robbery, another indicted for multiple thefts

A woman became violent after being caught stealing from a downtown jewelry store in July, according to charging documents, and she was indicted on robbery and theft charges.


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