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Kiefer offers plan for addressing Juneau’s budget shortfall

Kiefer offers plan for addressing Juneau’s budget shortfall

City Manager Kim Kiefer wants to balance Juneau’s budget with a combination of savings, spending reductions and property tax increases.

Is Juneau ready for a cruise ship security threat?

Is Juneau ready for a cruise ship security threat?

Emergency officials in Juneau are testing their response to a cruise ship security threat today.

Bartlett Regional Hospital board to begin CEO deliberations

Bartlett Regional Hospital board to begin CEO deliberations

Five candidates interviewed last week for the position of Bartlett Regional Hospital CEO.

School board praises superintendent while accepting resignation

School board praises superintendent while accepting resignation

Contrary to what community members may have thought, Lisa Worl said Gelbrich made an effort to become part of the community.

City readies for Douglas Highway extension

City readies for Douglas Highway extension

As soon as this summer, the city will be ready to apply for permits to build a pioneer road at the end of North Douglas Highway.

School board approves budget that cuts teachers, adds curriculum

School board approves budget that cuts teachers, adds curriculum

“A lot of teachers who want to wait or aren’t supportive of a curriculum may not have the same high-needs students in their buildings.”

After-school program asks Assembly for $48,500 funding

After-school program asks Assembly for $48,500 funding

It’s 4 o’ clock in the afternoon and 12-year-old John Barresi’s school day ended an hour ago. But the sixth grader is still hanging out at Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School working on a project.

Outgoing superintendent critiques school system

Outgoing superintendent critiques school system

Juneau Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich critiques the school system in his resignation letter.

City wants citizen input on cell tower master plan

City wants citizen input on cell tower master plan

The second neighborhood meeting is March 27 at UAS.

New scanner to ease luggage backlog at Juneau airport

New scanner to ease luggage backlog at Juneau airport

Juneau Airport Manager Patty deLaBruere says luggage has been piling up in the lobby before morning flights, causing delays