Attorneys prep for complex murder trial

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:25
Defendant transferred to Anchorage to be closer to lawyer

The task of preparing for a complex murder trial has proven difficult for the defense attorney in the case, as she said Thursday that she’s still missing thousands of pages of discovery in the case.

Fishing fleet packs Amalga Harbor

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:27
On down year for pinks, seiners line up for hatchery chums

Drivers out the road might encounter a somewhat new sight on Thursdays this month: A small armada of commercial seine boats, fishing in close proximity, yards away from the Juneau road system.

Unattended food on stovetop catches fire at downtown apartment

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:25
Three Mendenhall Tower residents evaluated for possible smoke inhalation

A kitchen fire sent smoke and residents streaming out of the Mendenhall Tower Apartments on Thursday morning, Capital City Fire/Rescue officials said on the scene.

Former Empire reporter’s production company wins Emmy

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:24
Debbie Reinwand’s production company wins award for ‘True North, the Story of ASRC’

A former Empire reporter recently won an Emmy Award for her production company’s work on an Alaska historical documentary.

Juneau and Douglas Fourth of July parade and contest winners

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:28

More floats registered for this year’s Juneau parade, committee director Jean Sztuk said, that organizers had to turn a few entrants away. The Douglas parade was also a success, organizers say.

Soapbox Challenge results

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 17:54

Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated Santiago Hoff came in third place in the 9- and 10-year-old division. Elias Lowell placed third in the race. This article has been updated to reflect the change.

Fourth festivities draw thousands

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 07:13
A few moments on the periphery of Wednesday’s Douglas Fourth of July celebrations

Sunny weather and unblemished skies drew thousands to downtown Juneau and Douglas on Wednesday for Fourth of July festivities.

Annual hose race douses spectators, honors tradition

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 17:38
Event helps bring community, fire department together while also cooling people down

About 100 feet from where Firefighter Emily Lockie stood prior to the start of Wednesday’s annual Make & Break hose race, a memento of the race’s past hung on the wall of the Douglas Fire Hall.

Soapbox Challenge thrill for youth

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 17:14
Car designs as unique as their drivers

For 9-year-old Aaron Hull, racing in the Soapbox Challenge is by-and-large a good time.

More than a strip tease: Boylesque troupe returns to Juneau with fresh material

Wed, 07/04/2018 - 16:39
Mod Carousel debuts two pop culture themed shows on Saturday

Returning to Juneau for the ninth time, boylesque troupe Mod Carousel is bringing two new shows to Juneau this Saturday titled “Pop!”


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