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Researcher says Juneau is healthiest community in Alaska

Researcher says Juneau is healthiest community in Alaska

Matt Felix says part of the report’s goal is to give community health planners an indication of how to make a community healthier, so the report also focuses on Juneau’s weaknesses.

Heavy rain brings flood warning and high avalanche danger

Heavy rain brings flood warning and high avalanche danger

Emergency Programs Manager Tom Mattice says there’s been avalanche activity on Thane Road and the Behrends Avenue avalanche path, but nothing significant,

Capital Transit could expand to Riverside Drive but not Costco

Capital Transit could expand to Riverside Drive but not Costco

“Service into Riverside brings service to a lot of people who aren’t served now,” says Geoff Slater with Nelson/Nygaard

Juneau businesses take the bitcoin lead

Juneau businesses take the bitcoin lead

“I think this is a monetary system that we should get used to. Our future is in this kind of currency,” Alaska Robotics owner Pat Race says.

Forum@360: Living the Language

Forum@360: Living the Language

On this episode of Forum@360, Tlingit speaker and clan leader David Katzeek, UAS Tlingit Language Instructor Marsha Hotch, UAS Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages Lance Twitchell, and linguist Alice Taff explore what living the language means and why it’s important.

New owner shuts down Douglas business

New owner shuts down Douglas business

“It’s really sad because it’s kind of a coffee klatch operation in the morning,” says Douglas resident and loyal customer John Isaak.

911 operator coaches couple through baby delivery

“She was having a baby as they spoke and the dispatcher provided him with some instructions on how to care for the baby and his wife as the baby was being delivered,” says Erann Kalwara, spokesperson for Juneau police.

Why the capital city isn’t as likeable as it should be

Why the capital city isn’t as likeable as it should be

“We’re behind the curve for sure with social media. In government we need to try and reach out to everybody in the community and I think we’re probably missing a group of the population because they don’t go to juneau.org to get information. They want it yesterday and I don’t know that we’re providing it in a way that they can get it.”

Mallott opens campaign headquarters in Juneau

Mallott opens campaign headquarters in Juneau

Mallott says his campaign is about Alaskans being engaged in crucial decisions that affect their lives..

Juneau dogs suffer from kennel cough

Juneau dogs suffer from kennel cough

“It’s definitely disconcerting for veterinary clinics, for kennels, for the humane society. It can be upsetting,” says Chava Lee, Executive Director of Gastineau Humane Society.