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Park dedicated to peace

Park dedicated to peaceA small park on Third and Seward streets has been dedicated as the Bishop Michael H. Kenny Memorial Peace Park.

Next phase of “A Trip South” set to begin

Next phase of “A Trip South” set to beginBack in June, the group of 20-somethings from Juneau launched an epic kayak and bike trip from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego at the southern tip of South America. With the paddling portion over, the biking portion is set to begin.

Jeff Brown & Jerry Harmon named Parade Marshals

Jeff Brown & Jerry Harmon named Parade MarshalsJeff Brown and Jerry Harmon are Grand Marshals of the 2013 July 4th parade.

Bishop Kenny remembered

Southeast Catholics and other friends of the late Bishop Michael Kenny will celebrate the 75th birthday this weekend.

Silides leave Juneau

Silides leave JuneauThe priest of a downtown Juneau congregation that lost its church to arson has transferred to another parish.

Speaker preaches dedication, not settling for average

Speaker preaches dedication, not settling for averageTV host and author Josh Shipp urged students from high schools in Juneau and Haines to take personal responsibility, look at every obstacle as an opportunity to get better at something, and be dedicated to success.

New director for Catholic Community Service

A major Southeast social-service agency has a new top official. Jean Strafford will take over as executive director of Catholic Community Service on May 1st.

Holy Trinity, McPhetres celebrate new facility


The Reverends Wilson Valentine, Hunter Silides, Mark Lattime (Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Alaska), George Silides. Stephen Silides, acolyte. Courtesy Randy Burton.

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First full-time Rabbi at Temple Sukkat Shalom

Dov Gartenberg will be the first year-around Jewish Rabbi in Juneau.

He says Dov is pronounced like the bird or the past tense of dive … more