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Education vote today, parent group rallies for more school funding

Education vote today, parent group rallies for more school funding

For the past week, there have been a lot of parents running around the State Capitol letting their legislators know they want more money put into education.

Ouzinkie reservoir drained after breach

Ouzinkie reservoir drained after breach

Officials in Ouzinkie are racing to find funding to replace the Mahoona Lake dam.

Club at homeless shelter builds a community of trust and dialogue

Club at homeless shelter builds a community of trust and dialogue

It’s called The Glory Hole Book Club, but instead of everyone reading the same book, there’s a theme that everyone talks about each week.

City sets deadline for cleanup of Gastineau Apartments

City sets deadline for cleanup of Gastineau Apartments

The City and Borough of Juneau has given the owner of the Gastineau Apartments until May 1 to partially clean up the building.

Great Alaska Schools wants more of the state funding pie

Great Alaska Schools wants more of the state funding pie

The group Great Alaska Schools took to the steps of the Capitol on Friday to demand an increase in the state’s education funding formula.

The last run: Remembering Bob Janes & Ron Dippold

The last run: Remembering Bob Janes & Ron Dippold

On April 13, Eaglecrest Ski Patrol and other skiers will take a memorial run for longtime ski patrol members Bob Janes and Ron Dippold, who have died.

Pro-lifers oppose Planned Parenthood in Sitka’s middle school

Pro-lifers oppose Planned Parenthood in Sitka’s middle school

A pro-life group remains concerned over Planned Parenthood’s involvement in health instruction at Blatchley Middle School last fall, even though the curriculum is no longer being taught.

“Once Upon Alaska” combines artistry of photography and rhyme

“Once Upon Alaska” combines artistry of photography and rhyme

Longtime Alaska photographer Mark Kelley and writer Nick Jans have teamed up to create a children’s book.

Christy NaMee Eriksen braids words and music to effect change

Christy NaMee Eriksen braids words and music to effect change

Eriksen is throwing a release party tonight for her new album, which will include live music and performance.

Juneau Police treating crash fatality a homicide

Juneau police say they are treating a fatal car crash as a homicide investigation.