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Marshmallow maker needs kitchen to call his own

Marshmallow maker needs kitchen to call his ownJuneau resident Jason Puckett seeks community support to turn his hobby of making marshmallows into a small business before the tourist season begins.

Juneau cracks down on aggressive “hawking”

Juneau cracks down on aggressive “hawking”The Juneau Police Department says "hawking" — an aggressive form of commercial sidewalk solicitation — is on the rise.

Public meeting tonight on proposed Mendenhall Glacier fee increase

Public meeting tonight on proposed Mendenhall Glacier fee increaseThe U.S. Forest Service is proposing a fee increase at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center starting with the 2016 tourist season.

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shops

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shopsThe Juneau Assembly on Monday will consider two measures restricting -- at least temporarily -- legal marijuana in the capital city.

Juneau ranks No. 2 in ongoing poll of travel-worthy capitals

Juneau ranks No. 2 in ongoing poll of travel-worthy capitalsJuneau is one of the 20 most travel-worthy state capitals, according to an ongoing online voting contest by USA Today.

Sitka-based cruise line hires new CEO

Sitka-based cruise line hires new CEOFormer Sealaska executive Russell Dick is the new CEO of Alaskan Dream Cruises.

New Hoonah dock could boost tourism numbers

New Hoonah dock could boost tourism numbersHoonah’s Icy Strait Point tourist attraction could see more visitors once a new cruise ship dock is built.

Cruise traffic level, but could grow soon

Cruise traffic level, but could grow soonAlaska’s cruise ship season ended last week with a similar number of visitors as in 2013. But the next few years could be different.

No one hurt during tour boat grounding

Coast Guard dispatched to help 34-foot Voyager at Little Island

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.
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