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

Remembering Mackenzie

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

Tlingit elder, Sealaska board member Clarence Jackson dies

Tlingit elder, Sealaska board member Clarence Jackson diesA memorial service for Tlingit elder and original Sealaska Corporation board member Clarence Jackson will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. at the ANB Hall in Juneau. Jackson died Thursday after a battle with cancer. He was 78.

Living King’s dream

Living King’s dream


http://www.ktoo.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/21MLK.mp3About a hundred people gathered at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Juneau Monday for the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration.

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Dean Williams dies at age 95

Dean Williams dies at age 95Dean Williams seldom missed a walk downtown and always had a smile...

Alaska capitol and church bells toll on behalf of Sandy Hook

Alaska capitol and church bells toll on behalf of Sandy HookBells across Alaska rang at 9:30 Friday morning in memory of the Connecticut elementary school shooting.

Community vigil for hope and healing

Community vigil for hope and healing“A Night of Hope and Healing” is scheduled Wednesday evening in Juneau.