The discovery halted construction work outside Gastineau Community School.
Southeast Catholics and other friends of the late Bishop Michael Kenny will celebrate the 75th birthday this weekend.
On average, it costs $10,615 to send a kid to public school for a year. But in Alaska, that figure is higher.
Bright yellow NO PARKING signs are popping up on downtown Juneau streets – it’s street sweeping time.
Celebration 2012 ended Saturday night with the Grand Exit, where more than 50 groups from Anchorage to the Pacific Northwest make their final processions. At the lead, and at the start of the Southeast Native cultural festival’s Grand Entrance, was one dance group from Angoon. Gilbert Fred and Alan Zuboff lead the Xudzidaa Kwáan Dancers.
The state is expanding its support for mariculture. Governor Sean Parnell this week signed a bill creating a revolving loan fund for shellfish farms.
The priest of a downtown Juneau congregation that lost its church to arson has transferred to another parish.
Celebration 2012 is officially underway. Southeast Alaska’s largest Native cultural gathering kicked off in earnest this morning (Thursday) with the Grand Entrance Procession in Juneau.
Watch all of Celebration live online. Celebration is a biennial festival of Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian tribal members organized every two years by Sealaska Heritage Institute. Celebration 2012 began on June 7 and lasts three days. Watch the entire event on 360 North.