Mead prepares for jump from attorney to judge

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 18:33
Former CBJ attorney takes lessons from working with Assembly to judgeship

When she was 25, Amy Mead was living in Boston, working at the Hard Rock Café and wondering what to do with the rest of her life.

‘Alaska navy’ nets derby cohos

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 18:33
On last day, boats need to be inside the finish line by 6 p.m.

August means coho fishing in Juneau, and there are few places better to sport fish for silvers near Juneau than the west side of Admiralty Island.

Two new pot shops approved for Juneau

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 16:47
One will be on Franklin Street; another is slated for Lemon Creek

Two new marijuana shops are coming to Juneau, courtesy of the Alaska Marijuana Control Board.

Andy Hughes drops out of Assembly race

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 15:57
Areawide race down to two candidates

The race for the Areawide seat on the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly is already down to two candidates.

Program collects school supplies for teachers

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 15:20
Office Max ‘Stuff the Bus’ program donates more than $10,000 of supplies to classrooms

Adam Dordea has the same interaction over and over during back-to-school season.

2018 Golden North Salmon Derby live blog

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 18:22

Follow along for the latest updates.

Mendenhall moving toward overhaul

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 07:13
Glacier side visitor center, new trails and boat service on the horizon for Juneau’s most visited landmark

By 2050, the picture windows at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center will depict a much different view. Scientists expect the glacier will have receded out of sight, the area’s icon vanished.

State making progress in fight against opioid addiction

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 16:43
Officials optimistic about effects of education, federal funds

As statewide public safety officials unveiled crime statistics Wednesday, they expressed optimism in one main category: the state’s reaction to the opioid crisis.

Alaskan Brewing Co. looks to expand, possibly with a new tasting room

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 16:07
Brewery still examining options for new property, could open tasting room by next spring

At the height of tourism season, space can get tight in Alaskan Brewing Company’s tasting room.

Derby days start

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 08:00
No kings taken, but cohos are streaming in

Starting today and lasting through Sunday, Juneau sport fishermen will ply the backside of Admiralty, Douglas, Shelter islands and elsewhere in search of a money fish.


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