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Tourist shops asked to help keep downtown Juneau attractive year round

Tourist shops asked to help keep downtown Juneau attractive year round"Some businesses just put up a piece of dark paper to cover their window," Brian Holst says.

Juneau remains part of ‘battle for Seattle’ between Delta & Alaska

Juneau remains part of ‘battle for Seattle’ between Delta & AlaskaWho’s winning? The traveler is.

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soon

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soonCity officials are considering various actions against the owner of the condemned apartment building in downtown Juneau

Southeast “trash wood” finds new markets

Southeast “trash wood” finds new marketsSoutheast residents will be able to buy locally milled lumber in the future as small scale timber sales begin on Mitkof Island.

State ferry union averts strike

State ferry union averts strikeAlaska Marine Highway System captains and deck officers have avoided a strike that could have shut down ferry service across the state this weekend.

Alaska ferry workers approve new contract

Alaska ferry workers approve new contractThe Inlandboatmen’s Union of the Pacific represents about 650 Alaska ferry workers

Juneau entrepreneurs bring basil to the masses

Juneau entrepreneurs bring basil to the masses“We know we’re probably not going to get rich, but it’s fun,” says Greg Smith.

Update: Power outage caused by Snettisham line fault

Update: Power outage caused by Snettisham line faultAlaska Electric Light & Power reports all customers were back on hydroelectric generation by early afternoon

Touring by Tesla

Touring by TeslaGuy Hall is an electric car evangelist. He drove from the California-Mexico border to Fairbanks in a Tesla Model S to spread the word.

Sealaska planning significant investments in Southeast

Sealaska planning significant investments in SoutheastNew Sealaska CEO Anthony Mallott says investing locally is part of the regional Native corporation’s strategy for reversing recent losses.