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.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.