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Juneau School District, support staff reach new contract agreement

Juneau School District, support staff reach new contract agreementThe Juneau School District and Juneau Education Support Staff have a tentative agreement on a new two-year contract.

Family, friends celebrate first annual Walter Soboleff Day

Family, friends celebrate first annual Walter Soboleff DaySoboleff would’ve been 106 years old on Friday. He died in 2011 at the age of 102.

Enroll Alaska to suspend enrollments until Healthcare.gov glitch is fixed

Enroll Alaska to suspend enrollments until Healthcare.gov glitch is fixedThe federal website is calculating subsidies incorrectly for Alaskans on the eve of open enrollment.

Juneau Symphony to perform with candidate conductor Troy Quinn

Juneau Symphony to perform with candidate conductor Troy QuinnTroy Quinn, 31, is already the music director of the Portsmouth Institute Orchestra in Rhode Island, which he founded.

Mendenhall Valley air emergency, wood burning ban in effect

Mendenhall Valley air emergency, wood burning ban in effectThe state’s threshold for unsafe air begins at 35 micrograms of fine particulate matter per cubic meter. Tuesday night, it peaked near 80 micrograms.

New Bartlett Regional Hospital CFO starts next week

New Bartlett Regional Hospital CFO starts next weekAlan Ulrich comes to Juneau from Guam where he was CFO for Guam Memorial Hospital Authority.

After nearly 30 years, Juneau service agency SAGA on verge of folding

After nearly 30 years, Juneau service agency SAGA on verge of foldingActing board chair Matt Smith says the board is fighting as hard as it can to keep SAGA alive.

Tlingit code talkers honored at Juneau Veterans Day ceremony

Tlingit code talkers honored at Juneau Veterans Day ceremonyMore than 100 people attended a Southeast Alaska Native Veterans ceremony Tuesday, honoring Tlingit code talkers who served during World War II.

Assembly to hear Haven House appeal

Assembly to hear Haven House appealThe Juneau Assembly agreed to hear an appeal that could block the transitional home Haven House from operating.

One option to avoid high housing costs in Juneau: Live on a boat

One option to avoid high housing costs in Juneau: Live on a boatOne way to combat the high cost of housing in Juneau is to rent a slip on the docks for a houseboat.