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Charmin donates year supply of toilet paper to Juneau firehouse

Charmin donates year supply of toilet paper to Juneau firehouse

Charmin donated 960 rolls — a year’s supply for 20 firefighters — to 50 firehouses in 50 states, including Juneau’s.

Proposed budget cuts would close Augustus Brown Swimming Pool

Proposed budget cuts would close Augustus Brown Swimming Pool

Juneau City Manager Kim Kiefer is expected to detail her proposed budget cuts to the Assembly Finance Committee on Wednesday, as the city faces a $12 million shortfall for the next two fiscal years.

Juneau ranked healthiest community in Alaska, again

Juneau ranked healthiest community in Alaska, again

The borough excelled in healthy behavior and clinical care.

Legislators say no to energy break

Legislators say no to energy break

Traditionally, the Legislature puts everything on hold for one week in March to attend a meeting of the Energy Council in Washington, DC. It’s been going on for so long that many lawmakers and staff don’t even know when it started.

Alaska Supreme Court hears oral arguments on Parental Notification Law

The state Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Wednesday in a lawsuit that halted a voter-passed law requiring health care providers to notify parents of minors before performing abortions.

Freeze and thaw: What this winter’s weather means for Juneau gardeners

Freeze and thaw: What this winter’s weather means for Juneau gardeners

January was the warmest and wettest on record in Juneau. While many people enjoyed the mild weather, some plants and insects were jolted out of hibernation.

NORAD tracks Santa: A tradition with a twist

NORAD tracks Santa: A tradition with a twist

NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) has been tracking Santa for almost 60 years, but is using modern technology to engage children.

Juneau gets in the holiday spirit with events around town

Juneau gets in the holiday spirit with events around town

In the month of December, there are a lot of fun holiday celebrations happening in Juneau. Here is a short list of some of the events.