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.

Hope and frustration intermingle as Women’s March 2018 builds movement’s momentum

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 18:24
Hope and frustration intermingle as Women’s March 2018 retains movement’s momentum

It’s been a full year since demonstrators staged what is likely the largest single-day demonstration in U.S. history, the 2017 Women’s March on Washington.

Fish Board: Spotter planes out, Chinook actions on hold for now

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 20:36
Vote on salmon conservation plans likely Saturday

The Alaska Board of Fisheries voted to ban spotter planes in Southeast salmon fisheries and provided some relief to struggling commercial troll fishermen on Friday, the first full day of deliberations for the board.

Police catch burglar after he breaks into Papa Johns, Chez Alaska

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 18:44
Juneau man had stolen cash from two businesses near Nugget Mall

On Friday morning, Juneau Police Department officers arrested Juneau resident Shawn Travis Beaird, 35, in connection with breaking into two businesses near the Nugget Mall earlier in the morning, according to a JPD release.

Single-car downtown crash sends two to hospital

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:54
Alcohol could have played factor in crash, police say

A single-car crash made for a bizarre scene on Seward Street downtown late Thursday night.

This New Jersey-raised man wants to hold expensive ‘shamanic retreat’ in Juneau. Alaska Native leaders are not having it.

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 18:09
Sealaska Heritage leader Rosita Worl says the Dance of the Deer Foundation is engaging in cultural appropriation

Brant Secunda has been asked “not come into Aak’w Ḵwáan,” the traditional territory of Juneau’s Tlingit people.

Police seek man wanted for assault, possible vehicle theft

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:42

A man charged with assault and suspected of vehicle theft is still at large, and the Juneau Police Department is looking for help finding him.

City requests public input on upcoming Shaune Drive improvement project

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 05:55

Before putting the project out to bid, City and Borough of Juneau officials are hoping to get some public feedback on a future project that will include the reconstruction of part of Shaune Drive.

Hydro One, Avista travel to Juneau to try to ease concern about future of AEL&P

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 07:45
Officials try to ease worries about foreign intervention of utility company, rates, future of AEL&P assets

Officials try to ease worries about foreign intervention of utility company, rates, future of AEL&P assets.

Annual film festival celebrates legacy of women’s rights

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:57

The showings begin today at 6:30 p.m. at Centennial Hall.


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