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Local whale watching captain nabbed for driving boat intoxicated

Local whale watching captain nabbed for driving boat intoxicatedA breath sample revealed his blood alcohol level to be .115 percent.

Is the mine tailings dam failure in B.C. a warning for Alaska?

Is the mine tailings dam failure in B.C. a warning for Alaska?Monday’s tailings dam failure could threaten Southeast Alaska salmon fisheries. Critics say similar dams closer to the border could suffer the same fate.

Local news media to partner with Juneau Votes

Local news media to partner with Juneau VotesThis year's municipal election is Oct. 7. Only 19 percent of Juneau voters cast ballots in last year’s municipal election.

8-year-old busker raises more than $1,500

8-year-old busker raises more than $1,500Sophia’s busking effort spread outside of Juneau. Donations came from Wasilla, Seattle, Reno and Pittsburgh.

Parents turn in kids wanted in school vandalism, break-in

Parents turn in kids wanted in school vandalism, break-inPolice say the boys responsible all live in the same Lemon Creek area near the school.

Former Haines exchange student now living in war zone

Former Haines exchange student now living in war zone"When we hear a near bomb, we are saying that our house is going to be the next one," Haytham Mohanna says.

Report: Alaska tourists may shift to new areas because of climate change

Report: Alaska tourists may shift to new areas because of climate changeA retreating Mendenhall Glacier, for example, could affect organic food supply for Auke Bay whales, salmon

New Eagle and Raven totem poles to rise this month

New Eagle and Raven totem poles to rise this monthHaida carving brothers Joe and T.J. Young began carving the totem poles with axes and chainsaws last year. Friday, they were working with small hand tools.

Open container check in Marine Park turns into brawl with police

Open container check in Marine Park turns into brawl with policePolice say they arrested four people in Marine Park after they grabbed, headbutted and fought officers.

Woman, 56, dead after Lemon Creek fire

Woman, 56, dead after Lemon Creek firePolice say the cause of death and origin of the fire are under investigation.