The Juneau Douglas High School hockey team returned to Treadwell Ice Arena for a two-game series versus North Pole last weekend. The Patriots took two from the Crimson Bears, 4-1 on Friday night and 4-2 on Saturday.
All photos by Steve Quinn.
- Walker said the state government risks spending all of its savings if it denies there’s a problem and hopes for oil prices to rise.
- Newtok had hoped President Obama would declare a major disaster on its behalf before leaving office. A disaster declaration would have unlocked federal relief funding that could be used for relocation.
- Brad Snow and his girlfriend Lilly Allen were living on the Yukon River when writer John McPhee came through. Snow and McPhee spent four days together in a canoe.
- The Republican-led Senate majority is more focused on cutting spending to close the state’s budget deficit than the new mostly Democratic House majority or independent Gov. Bill Walker.