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Juneau Empire online paywall down temporarily

Juneau Empire online paywall down temporarilyDirector of Audience Abby Lowell expects the paywall to be back up by the end of the week

Alaska jobless rate unchanged from August

Alaska jobless rate unchanged from AugustAlaska's unemployment rate was 6.8 percent last month.

Restoration plan taking longer than expected

Restoration plan taking longer than expectedGovernment attorneys say a restoration plan for addressing lingering effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill is taking longer than expected to complete.

$10 million Aurora Harbor rebuild underway

$10 million Aurora Harbor rebuild underwayOngoing construction at Juneau's Aurora Harbor is displacing about 134 boats

Sitka tribe to develop shellfish testing lab

Sitka tribe to develop shellfish testing labThe Sitka Tribe of Alaska is planning to build a lab to test shellfish for naturally occurring toxins that could pose a health threat to subsistence harvesters.

New report quantifies demand for assisted living in Juneau

New report quantifies demand for assisted living in JuneauAn aging population means demand is increasing for assisted living in Juneau

More Big Thorne timber sales announced

More Big Thorne timber sales announcedConservationists say the area where the sales are planned needs protection.

Sealaska subsidiary closes Kake office, lays off 3

Sealaska subsidiary closes Kake office, lays off 3The layoffs by the Sealaska subsidiary Managed Business Solutions comes after it losing a large contract.

Kuskokwim River may meet Chinook escapement goal

Unprecedented closures kept fishermen this summer from targeting king salmon in an effort to bring more fish to spawning grounds after several poor runs.

Update: KSM mine project wins key permits

Update: KSM mine project wins key permitsA controversial British Columbia mine northeast of Ketchikan has gained some key permits needed for construction.