It appears that the first ferry to be built for the Alaska Marine Highway Sytem could be homeported in Juneau, rather than Sitka. Sitka residents, who were hoping the vessel would finally provide adaquate access to thier community, are not pleased.
- 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.