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Juneau police officer takes on criminal justice reform

Juneau police officer takes on criminal justice reformJuneau Police Lt. Kris Sell has been appointed by Gov. Sean Parnell to serve on the Alaska Criminal Justice Commission.

Extreme weather events tied to loss of Arctic sea ice

Extreme weather events tied to loss of Arctic sea iceLatest research published this month in journal Nature Communications

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.

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobs

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobsJuneau lost about 240 jobs last year, led by a 2.7 percent dip in government sector employment

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rules

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rulesIn the final minutes of last night’s 3 ½ hour Assembly committee meeting, one member tried to kill the proposed cell phone tower ordinance through a legal technicality, and the city clerk used duct tape and cardboard to resolve another technicality.

Update: Missing hunter lost on Mt. Roberts located alive

Update: Missing hunter lost on Mt. Roberts located aliveA search dog named Brew helped locate missing hunter Kevin Michaud late Monday morning near Last Chance Mining Museum.

As students turn 18, some have real questions for the candidates

As students turn 18, some have real questions for the candidates"I just turned 18, so now I get to vote and I get to put my voice out there," says Chloe Varner.

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellar

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellarPlus, garlic planting

Tribes advance self-governance initiative with tax bill

Tribes advance self-governance initiative with tax billA bill that will exempt tribes from taxation on social welfare programs has made its way through Congress and is awaiting the president’s signature.

Art is big business in Southeast Alaska

Art is big business in Southeast AlaskaWhat are the arts worth to Southeast Alaska? A new economic study says at least $60 million a year in business.