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Slideshow: Juneau welcomes Walker and Mallott at community reception

Slideshow: Juneau welcomes Walker and Mallott at community receptionJohn Patrick Buller leads in the Mount St. Elias Dancers of Yakutat at the Juneau Community Welcome reception.

Burst water pipe, flood temporarily shut down the Glory Hole

Burst water pipe, flood temporarily shut down the Glory HoleJuneau’s emergency homeless shelter and soup kitchen is temporarily out of commission.

First winter snowfall breaks Juneau records

First winter snowfall breaks Juneau recordsMore than 8 inches of snow fell at Juneau International Airport on Sunday.

Public meetings on Juneau’s proposed Capital Transit plan start Monday

Public meetings on Juneau’s proposed Capital Transit plan start Monday"It’s really about, do we implement these plans or do we keep the system that we’ve got?" says Kirk Duncan.

Superintendent responds to book controversy

Superintendent responds to book controversyMark Miller said curriculum materials don’t meet the needs of students in Alaska.

Why local businesses aren’t big on Black Friday

Why local businesses aren’t big on Black FridayWhile the big box stores fill their aisles with Thanksgiving and Black Friday deal hunters, small businesses in Juneau are eager for Small Business Saturday.

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragedies

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragediesTeacher Shgen George says the texts are condescending and trivialize the true experiences of Native people.

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to reality

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to realityJuneau is getting closer to becoming the third community in Alaska with a Housing First project to provide the chronically homeless with housing.

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau"If oil averages $85, the deficit for the state is about $3 billion," says Kevin Jardell, the City and Borough of Juneau's lobbyist for state issues.

Ferry Taku out of service for repairs Dec. 8-15

Ferry Taku out of service for repairs Dec. 8-15The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Taku will go into drydock for repairs the second week of December.