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Sitka AmeriCorps takes over SAGA volunteers

Sitka AmeriCorps takes over SAGA volunteers"These kiddos are going to get to finish and complete their term of service and feel valued," says Sitka AmeriCorps Coordinator Faith Lee.

SAGA to cease AmeriCorps program, hopes another org will save it

SAGA to cease AmeriCorps program, hopes another org will save itNineteen AmeriCorps volunteers throughout the state were told their positions, including stipends and benefits, could end on Monday.

Treadwell Arena may get help from advisory board

Treadwell Arena may get help from advisory boardAssemblyman Loren Jones says an advisory board will bring focused attention to the rink’s management that the facility hasn’t gotten before.

Juneau Assembly delays changes to Capital Transit bus plan

Juneau Assembly delays changes to Capital Transit bus planThe vast majority of the roughly 160 public comments received on proposed bus changes were negative.

St. Vincent de Paul to build 41 affordable housing units for seniors

St. Vincent de Paul to build 41 affordable housing units for seniors

St. Vincent de Paul general manager Dan Austin looks out onto the land where the new senior housing facility will be built. (Photo by Lisa

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St. Vincent de Paul to build 41 affordable housing units for seniors

St. Vincent de Paul to build 41 affordable housing units for seniorsGeneral manager Dan Austin has been working on the project for 10 years. He hopes to break ground next summer

Juneau schools to replace controversial texts with local history

Juneau schools to replace controversial texts with local historySuperintendent Mark Miller urges community to come together "to document and tell your truth."

Capital Transit meeting at UAS draws criticism, concern for disabled

Capital Transit meeting at UAS draws criticism, concern for disabledOf the 80 people who showed up at the public meeting, only one person spoke favorably about proposed changes to the bus plan.

Southeast Native community welcomes Walker and Mallott

Southeast Native community welcomes Walker and Mallott"It feels like we finally have Alaskans fighting for Alaskans. Gunalchéesh," said Richard Peterson, president of Tlingit and Haida Central Council.

University of Alaska delays survey on sexual assault on campus

University of Alaska delays survey on sexual assault on campusUA didn’t want the potentially emotional survey to bump against the holidays and final exams.