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Holst, O’Brien win school board seats

Holst, O’Brien win school board seatsHolst won with more than 3,600 votes and is new to the board. O’Brien returns to the board with more than 2,500 votes.

Health officials say Ebola threat low in Alaska

Alaska health officials say the state's remote location, sparse population and few ties to affected countries put Alaska at a lower risk than other states.

Falltober Fest draws a big crowd

Falltober Fest draws a big crowdSix bands played folk music to an enthusiastic audience at Falltober Fest

Falltober Fest concert to raise money for Alaska Folk Festival

Falltober Fest concert to raise money for Alaska Folk FestivalThis weekend's Falltober Fest concerts were organized by the Alaska Folk Festival board.

Spunky Sprouts Too abruptly shuts down leaving 55 children without daycare

Spunky Sprouts Too abruptly shuts down leaving 55 children without daycare"We have the worst situation in the state for childcare right now," says AEYC's Joy Lyon

Should management of Juneau swimming pools change hands?

Should management of Juneau swimming pools change hands?Juneau voters next week will voice their opinions on whether an empowered board should run city swimming pools.

Annie Kaill’s to host emerging artists

Annie Kaill’s to host emerging artists Annie Kaill’s owner Colleen Goldrich says she wanted to do something a little different for this First Friday.

Tobacco tax before Petersburg voters

Tobacco tax before Petersburg votersA pack of smokes will cost another two bucks if a ballot measure passes in Petersburg.

Amid modern building construction, Tlingit carver keeps traditional method alive

Amid modern building construction, Tlingit carver keeps traditional method aliveWayne Price has been texturing hundreds of board feet of red cedar using just one tool – an adze

Gajaa Hit totem raising draws close to 500 spectators

Gajaa Hit totem raising draws close to 500 spectatorsClose to 500 community members gathered Monday to celebrate the raising of new Eagle and Raven totem poles at Gajaa Hit.