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Drinking tonight? Get a safe ride home from CHARR

Drinking tonight? Get a safe ride home from CHARRThis is the ninth year the Juneau/Lynn Canal chapter of the Alaska Cabaret, Hotel, Restaurant, and Retailers Association will offer free cab rides home for New Year's.

Fireworks often cause of New Year’s Eve noise complaints

Fireworks often cause of New Year’s Eve noise complaints"Fireworks are not illegal right now; disturbing the peace is," says Erann Kalwara, spokesperson for Juneau Police Department

Intelligence Squared Debate

According to a 2009 poll, around 1% of American adults reported eating no animal products. In 2011 that number rose to 2.5%–more than double, but … more

Timber, new districts among region’s top stories

Timber, new districts among region’s top storiesThe ferry system's 50th anniversary and a leadership change at Sealaska are among other top regional stories.

‘Blood On The Snow’ After Second Suicide Blast In Russia

‘Blood On The Snow’ After Second Suicide Blast In RussiaThere's shock in the southern Russian city of Volgograd after what appears to have been the second suicide bombing in two days.

Enrollment Through Federal Health Market Surges In December

Enrollment Through Federal Health Market Surges In DecemberThe White House released new figures on Sunday that show a surge in the number of Americans who have signed up for health insurance through the federal marketplace.

NFL Firings Begin: Browns, Vikings, Redskins Ax Coaches

NFL Firings Begin: Browns, Vikings, Redskins Ax CoachesCoaches' heads are beginning to roll in the National Football League, now that the 2013 regular season is over.

Third Icebreaker Fails To Reach Stranded Ship In Antarctic

Third Icebreaker Fails To Reach Stranded Ship In Antarctic"Bad news: Aurora couldn't get through. Tried twice. Low visibility & heavy ice. Returning to open water. Try again tomorrow?"

Budget pressure mounts on Senate Appropriations Committee

Budget pressure mounts on Senate Appropriations CommitteeIt’s quiet in the U.S. Capitol these days, but the pressure is on one groups of lawmakers – the appropriators – among them Alaska’s two senators, Lisa Murkowski and Mark Begich.

A look back at 2013 in Juneau

A look back at 2013 in JuneauBartlett Regional Hospital turmoil, teachers without a contract, Front Street Clinic saved -- just a few Juneau issues that mark 2013.