Vancouver authors Ian MacDonald and Betty O’Keefe say there were many unsung heroes of the Princess Sophia tragedy. They included the Juneau residents who volunteered to clean and prepare the bodies, and the skippers and crew of the vessels “Cedar” and “King and Winge.” Related Link: More on the Wreck of the Princess Sophia
- Juneau School District officials believe they can help kids struggling in the classroom by adopting a strategy that monitors their performances over time.
- Canadian timber company refuses to do business in Haines after the Haines Borough demanded the company pay a sales tax.
- Homeless shelters are being filled beyond capacity as more people get pushed out of homeless camps towards social services.
- Authorities re-routed traffic on Egan drive for a half hour after a two-vehicle collision Saturday.