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Is the Tongass key to slowing climate change?

Is the Tongass key to slowing climate change?The Tongass National Forest is in the crosshairs of environmental organizations again. Two large coalitions are pressuring the Obama administration to stop all old-growth logging, in part to fight climate change.

As budget deficit looms, Juneau Assembly eyes tax breaks

As budget deficit looms, Juneau Assembly eyes tax breaksWith another year of multimillion dollar budget deficits on the horizon, the Juneau Assembly is reviewing the city's 37 sales and property tax exemptions.

Eight-year-old busks for a cause

Eight-year-old busks for a cause"I said to my mom, ‘I want to go play my violin for the people that don’t have their house anymore,'" Sophia says.

Are Southeast Alaska’s recent earthquakes connected?

Are Southeast Alaska’s recent earthquakes connected?State Seismologist Michael West with the Alaska Earthquake Information Center says it’s unclear if the seismic events are related

How squeaky wheels are driving changes in Juneau’s tree cutting policy

How squeaky wheels are driving changes in Juneau’s tree cutting policyThis isn’t a story about a scandal, but about how a few vocal and connected residents became the proverbial squeaky wheel.

Douglas dog owner defends animal’s actions after fatal attack

Douglas dog owner defends animal’s actions after fatal attackJody Vick says his pitbull-mastiff was provoked by a smaller Shiz Tsu

State Archives accepts Alaska Railroad, Territorial court records

State Archives accepts Alaska Railroad, Territorial court recordsHistoric documents to be stored in SLAM now under construction

Fire destroys Twin Lakes area home

Fire destroys Twin Lakes area homeNo serious injuries were reported after Friday evening blaze

Gardentalk – Garlic

Gardentalk – GarlicTips on how to harvest, cure, and store garlic

Juneau turns out for downtown cleanup

Juneau turns out for downtown cleanupMore than 100 volunteers joined CBJ crews early Friday morning to help clean up the downtown area