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New transitional housing will provide safe, stable environment for former inmates

New transitional housing will provide safe, stable environment for former inmates

Haven House, now raising money for furnishings, will be home to nine residents when it opens in mid-March

It’s a boy! Juneau’s first baby of 2014 born Thursday

It’s a boy! Juneau’s first baby of 2014 born Thursday

Jeshua Raymond Moreno was delivered by C-section at Bartlett Regional Hospital. He’s the third child of Elizabeth and John Moreno.

A mass reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas from APRN

A mass reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas from APRN

The holiday classic is performed by reporters from throughout the Alaska Public Radio Network.

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spirit

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spirit

David Katzeek spoke Tuesday in the final installment of Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Native American History Month Lecture Series.

Pope Slams ‘Disposable’ Culture That Marginalizes Many

Pope Slams ‘Disposable’ Culture That Marginalizes Many

Around the world today, the powerful “feed upon the powerless” and too many people are treated as “consumer goods to be used and then discarded,” Pope Francis writes in his first major paper since becoming leader of the Roman Catholic church last May.

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyond

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyond

A group of Juneau residents tackle the issue of racism through conversation and dialog.

Worl says shamanism still influential in Tlingit culture today

Worl says shamanism still influential in Tlingit culture today

Anthropologist and Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl spoke Monday as part of SHI’s Native American History Month Lecture Series.

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims

“We’re still waiting for reports” from relatives and friends, says the president of Juneau’s Filipino Community Inc.

Elton Engstrom Jr. dies

Elton Engstrom Jr. dies

Services are pending for former Juneau legislator Elton Engstrom, Jr., who has died at the age of 78.

Memorial for Beverly Ward is Wednesday

A memorial service will be held Wednesday for long-time Juneau resident Beverly Ward, who died suddenly last week. She was 67.