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Planning underway for Mendenhall Glacier visitor improvements

Planning underway for Mendenhall Glacier visitor improvementsProposed changes could highlight link between greenhouse gas emissions and retreating glacier at the Mendenhall Visitor Center.

Coalition forms to address downtown Juneau problems

Coalition forms to address downtown Juneau problemsA downtown cleanup is set for July 25th, an effort to begin to tackle problems in Juneau’s core.

Boiler room fire delays Alaska-bound cruise ship

Boiler room fire delays Alaska-bound cruise shipAn Alaska-bound cruise ship had to return to Seattle late Saturday after a small fire broke out on board.

Always stay back from the face of Mendenhall Glacier

Always stay back from the face of Mendenhall GlacierWater is still rising in Suicide Basin on the Mendenhall Glacier, but if or when it will release isn’t predictable

Marine highway juggling ferry schedules

Marine highway juggling ferry schedulesThe state ferry Columbia will not return to service until June 18th, about seven weeks later than expected.

The Dauenhauers teach tour guides how to teach tourists

The Dauenhauers teach tour guides how to teach touristsTwo of greatest living scholars on Sitka’s Russian and Tlingit past were in Sitka last week to train National Park rangers on the historic battles that took place tere.

Officials celebrate Juneau seawalk improvements

Officials celebrate Juneau seawalk improvementsThe improvements are part of a long-term city plan to create a continuous, 1.5 mile seawalk downtown.

Update: Forest Service concerns fade as waterfalls disappear

Update: Forest Service concerns fade as waterfalls disappearHikers and kayakers should still be cautious

Cruise ship Volendam to make unexpected stop in Juneau

Cruise ship Volendam to make unexpected stop in JuneauThe Holland America Line ship departed Japan for a stop in Kodiak, but had to divert due to bad weather in the Gulf of Alaska

Carnival Miracle cancels 15 Ketchikan port calls

Carnival Miracle cancels 15 Ketchikan port callsCarnival Cruise Lines has canceled 15 of that ship’s port calls in Ketchikan this summer.
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