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Juneau Assembly appoints Planning Commission, hospital board members

The Assembly received six applicants for Planning Commission and eight for Bartlett Regional Hospital board.

Greens Creek receives final tailings expansion permit

Greens Creek receives final tailings expansion permitThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has finalized a wastewater and tailings disposal permit for the Greens Creek Mine near Juneau.

City taking steps to take Gastineau Apartments by eminent domain

City taking steps to take Gastineau Apartments by eminent domainIf the city seizes the vacant apartments, it would look to convert them into affordable housing.

The Glory Hole homeless shelter to be closed at least a month

The Glory Hole homeless shelter to be closed at least a monthPatrons and staff were adjusting to the new reality Tuesday, after a burst water pipe flooded the facility over the weekend.

Burst water pipe, flood temporarily shut down the Glory Hole

Burst water pipe, flood temporarily shut down the Glory HoleJuneau’s emergency homeless shelter and soup kitchen is temporarily out of commission.

Update: First big snow of season expected in Southeast Alaska

Update: First big snow of season expected in Southeast AlaskaThe National Weather Service called off the winter storm warning for Juneau and northern Southeast Alaska on Sunday at 7 p.m.

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to reality

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to realityJuneau is getting closer to becoming the third community in Alaska with a Housing First project to provide the chronically homeless with housing.

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau"If oil averages $85, the deficit for the state is about $3 billion," says Kevin Jardell, the City and Borough of Juneau's lobbyist for state issues.

Juneau School District, support staff reach new contract agreement

Juneau School District, support staff reach new contract agreementThe Juneau School District and Juneau Education Support Staff have a tentative agreement on a new two-year contract.

Juneau police say foul play not suspected in Thane death

A 76-year-old Juneau man was found dead on his boat near Thane Road on Saturday.