On Sunday, the Juneau Adult Hockey Association completed two weeks worth of playoffs, crowning the last of five tier champions at Treadwell Ice Arena. Island Pub and Alaska Airlines captured Tier A and Tier B titles on Friday. In the Women’s Tier the Yukon Pass opened three Sunday games by defeating the Shamrocks, 2-1. The Tigers claimed the C Tier with a 4-3 overtime victory over Funter Bay. Good Hardware defeated Lemon Creek, 3-0, in the 40-and-over Tier.
All photos by Steve Quinn.
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.
- The state department of Health and Social Services announced the first known case of the Zika virus in the state July 22, belonging to a patient treated at SEARHC’s Mt. Edgcumbe Hospital in Sitka.
- Bristol Bay is home to the largest sockeye salmon fishery in the world. The 2 billionth salmon was landed sometime, by someone, on July 6, 2016.
- The Alaska Supreme Court overturned the state’s parental notification law for minors who are seeking abortions.