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Peace officers remember fallen comrades

Peace officers remember fallen comrades

Forty-one  peace officers have already died in the line of duty in the United States, including two in Alaska.

Peace officers across the country  celebrated … more

Decades late, Alaska’s first governor gets his discharge papers

Decades late, Alaska’s first governor gets his discharge papers

Alaska Territorial Guard members never received formal discharge papers from the United States government, including some well-known Alaskans.

Hundreds gather in Juneau for Malaspina tours, blessing ceremony

Hundreds gather in Juneau for Malaspina tours, blessing ceremony

Hundreds of Juneau residents flocked to the downtown waterfront Saturday to celebrate two major components of Southeast Alaska’s economy – the Alaska Marine Highway System … more

What’s the secret of success? Keep swinging

What’s the secret of success? Keep swinging

At 20-something, Josh Sundquist has already written a memoir.  It’s a national best seller with a title that implies some struggles:  Just Don’t Fall.… more

Juneau Assembly honors longtime PRAC member Jim King

Juneau Assembly honors longtime PRAC member Jim King

When Jim King was appointed to the City and Borough of Juneau’s first Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee in 1968, the Capital City didn’t even have a Parks and Rec department.

Alaska Bishops say new pope is a ‘fresh beginning’

Alaska Bishops say new pope is a ‘fresh beginning’

As Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected yesterday, Alaska’s bishops were in Juneau for the annual meeting of the Alaska Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Twin Lakes cabin honors Juneau resident who loved to skate

Twin Lakes cabin honors Juneau resident who loved to skate

About 200 people attended the dedication of a warming shelter at Juneau’s Twin Lakes on Saturday. The 14 x 24 foot cabin was built to honor John Caouette, a Juneau resident who passed away in 2010.

Fundraiser puts Juneau’s Empty Chair project near goal

Fundraiser puts Juneau’s Empty Chair project near goal

A proposed monument in Juneau to Japanese Americans interned during World War II got a big boost last weekend.

Remembering Mackenzie

Remembering Mackenzie

About a hundred people gathered on the steps of Juneau’s Sealaska Plaza Friday evening for one of several candlelight vigils held around the state for 13-year-old Kake homicide victim Mackenzie Howard.

Vigils planned to mourn 13-year-old Kake girl’s death

Vigils planned to mourn 13-year-old Kake girl’s death

As the investigation into her death continues, candlelight vigils are planned across Alaska tonight in memory of Mackenzie Howard.