Men accused of meth distribution heading to trial in March

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 05:09
Former Bergmann manager, son accused of selling drugs in summer 2017

The trial of two men accused of distributing meth in Juneau will take place this coming March.

Federal drug case to go to jury today

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 05:26
State argues that Washington man ran drug ring that brought meth, heroin to Southeast

Zerisenay Gebregiorgis, 35, is facing a federal drug conspiracy charge after the Alaska State Troopers’ Statewide DrugEnforcement Unit arrested him in Ketchikan in August 2016.

JPD audits rape kit backlog

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 05:27
After FOIA reveals hundreds of untested kits, police examine why

The audit will determine whypolice and prosecutors failed to request DNA testing for 203 evidence kits between 2000 and July 2017.

Meetings to provide updates on playground rebuild

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 05:36

Project Playground will look a bit different when it is rebuilt next year, and members of the community can get a peek next week at what it might look like.

Hydro One refiles paperwork to take over AEL&P

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 05:35
First filing was rejected by state regulator

Canadian electrical firm Hydro One has re-filed its request to take over Alaska Electric Light and Power.

Police: Two missing in Aurora Harbor waters

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 11:12
Coast Guard search is underway, three others discharged from hospital in stable condition

Coast Guard searches the waters near the Juneau Yacht Club.

Prosecution nearing end of case against accused drug smuggler

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 07:49
Witness testimony sheds light on drug ring that brought heroin, meth to Southeast

Witness testimony sheds light on drug ring that brought heroin, meth to Southeast.

Alaska marijuana sales set another record

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 13:02
State tax revenue nears $1 million per month

For Alaska’s marijuana industry, things have certainly been busy.

Sweetheart dam gets OK from Forest Service

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 05:49
Construction could start in 2018, Juneau Hydropower says

A hydroelectric dam proposed for a lake southeast of Juneau has moved one step closer to construction, and its backers say groundbreaking could take place in summer 2018.

Native village, conservation groups sue BLM over mine on Chilkat River

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:11

Klukwan, Earthjustice say BLM neglected long-term impacts of mineral exploration.


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