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Juneau School District holds public forum on budget tonight

Juneau School District holds public forum on budget tonightThe Juneau School District expects next year’s deficit to be $2.5 million.

Slideshow: Juneau welcomes Walker and Mallott at community reception

Slideshow: Juneau welcomes Walker and Mallott at community receptionJohn Patrick Buller leads in the Mount St. Elias Dancers of Yakutat at the Juneau Community Welcome reception.

Juneau Police investigate knife incident leading to local man’s death

Christopher Kenny, 50, was pronounced dead at Bartlett Regional Hospital on Saturday.

Juneau Four A’s to hold World AIDS Day vigil tonight

Juneau Four A’s to hold World AIDS Day vigil tonightIt's an opportunity for people to honor those who’ve died to the AIDS epidemic since it began in the early 1980s.

Public meetings on Juneau’s proposed Capital Transit plan start Monday

Public meetings on Juneau’s proposed Capital Transit plan start Monday"It’s really about, do we implement these plans or do we keep the system that we’ve got?" says Kirk Duncan.

Superintendent responds to book controversy

Superintendent responds to book controversyMark Miller said curriculum materials don’t meet the needs of students in Alaska.

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragedies

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragediesTeacher Shgen George says the texts are condescending and trivialize the true experiences of Native people.

When missing person isn’t found, Juneau SEADOGS search for happy ending

When missing person isn’t found, Juneau SEADOGS search for happy ending"We always want the problem to turn out right for them. It helps advance their training," says handler Stacey Poulson.

Listen: What marriage means for one Alaska same-sex couple

Listen: What marriage means for one Alaska same-sex coupleMegan Ahleman and Kelli Burkinshaw talk about their relationship and getting married.

Juneau School Board eliminates budget committee, resolves activities fund deficit

Juneau School Board eliminates budget committee, resolves activities fund deficit"I’m going to miss the input. We had several community members who, over the years, have contributed a great deal to the discussion," says Barbara Thurston.