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Juneau goes ‘purposely low-tech’ in new parking system

Juneau goes ‘purposely low-tech’ in new parking system

Juneau’s parking holiday is over, as the City and Borough switches to a temporary downtown parking system.

Empire reporter fired following disagreement with publisher

Empire reporter fired following disagreement with publisher

A former Juneau Empire reporter says she was fired when she refused to set up a meeting between the publisher and a legislator on a bill that affects newspapers.

The aftermath of Hotel Impossible

The aftermath of Hotel Impossible

A former bar manager of The Alaskan Hotel & Bar is threatening a lawsuit. He says being featured on Hotel Impossible has caused serious problems to his life

Former Bartlett CEO offered severance packages without board approval

Former Bartlett CEO offered severance packages without board approval

Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors did not know about the severance packages of the former chief financial officer and personnel director until two weeks after the agreements were already signed

January brought record-breaking rains to Juneau

January brought record-breaking rains to Juneau

This month is Juneau’s wettest January on record, according to the National Weather Service. The capital city received 10.15 inches of rain

Differences between U.S. & Gaza Strip? Weather and freedom

Differences between U.S. & Gaza Strip? Weather and freedom

“Being here in America, it’s very different – having your freedom, having your choices, do whatever you want to. I can’t explain it but it’s so different,” says Haytham Mohanna.

Teachers, budget committee say new literacy curriculum isn’t necessary

Teachers, budget committee say new literacy curriculum isn’t necessary

“How many teacher positions can we afford to keep in lieu of spending that money on curriculum?” asked budget committee member Jennifer Lindley

From paying $1,000 a month for health care to $100

From paying $1,000 a month for health care to $100

Now, Bonnie Berg says, she’s ready to take better care of herself

Hotel Impossible premiers new season with Alaskan Hotel episode

Hotel Impossible premiers new season with Alaskan Hotel episode

“There’s running a hotel and controlling a hotel. And their hotel is being run but it’s not controlled,” said show host Anthony Melchiorri.

Before she says goodbye, Kerttula calls state’s office standards “oppressive”

Before she says goodbye, Kerttula calls state’s office standards “oppressive”

Kerttula says many employees are afraid to speak out against the office standards for fear of retribution