The Juneau Douglas High School hockey team capped off their regular season with a pair of home victories at Treadwell Ice Arena over the weekend. The Crimson Bears defeated Monroe Catholic, 3-0 and 5-3, clinching the second win with just under two minutes to play. The season hasn’t ended yet. The team will enter their conference playoffs with a road trip to Fairbanks in two weeks.
All photos by Steve Quinn.
- Kenneth Manzanares, 39, is charged by a federal grand jury with one count of first-degree murder in the death of his wife, Kristy Manzanares, also 39, aboard the Emerald Princess cruise ship in Southeast Alaska.
- The federal government is moving forward with its review of Hilcorp's proposal to drill offshore for oil in the Arctic.
- A series of promising oil discoveries and a recent move by the Trump administration mean the vast, remote National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska is about to get a lot more controversial.
- Details are emerging slowly on the fire at the Peter Pan Seafoods processing plant in Port Moller. The 100-year-old plant caught fire late Tuesday night, and the blaze continued to burn Wednesday. The full scope of the damage is still unclear, but witnesses say it is extensive.