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Juneau Assembly, legislative delegation discuss budget issues

Juneau Assembly, legislative delegation discuss budget issuesThe Juneau Assembly met with the city’s legislative delegation, as well as its state and federal lobbyists over breakfast Wednesday.

Marijuana Town Hall: Sitkans offer ideas on cafes, kids

Marijuana Town Hall: Sitkans offer ideas on cafes, kidsThe City of Sitka wants to have some regulations in place by the time the public use of marijuana becomes legal in Alaska on February 24.

Juneau Assembly commits to Housing First project

Juneau Assembly commits to Housing First projectThe Juneau Assembly has officially committed $1.5 million to a Housing First project aimed at helping the chronically homeless.

Pot moratorium signals local zoning in October

Pot moratorium signals local zoning in OctoberAspiring pot entrepreneurs in Juneau can tentatively expect to have local zoning and land use rules that address legal operations in October.

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shops

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shopsThe Juneau Assembly on Monday will consider two measures restricting -- at least temporarily -- legal marijuana in the capital city.

Juneau seniors speak out against losing sales tax break

Juneau seniors speak out against losing sales tax breakMuch of the testimony Thursday night came from seniors frustrated with city spending.

Sitka hospital cuts ties with former CEO, moves toward transition

Sitka hospital cuts ties with former CEO, moves toward transitionFormer CEO Jeff Comer will not be receiving anything more than his paycheck for his work through last Friday.

Legacy of bar break violence haunting downtown Anchorage business development

Legacy of bar break violence haunting downtown Anchorage business developmentThe last few months have seen shootings, fights, and even a massive unsanctioned street dance party that was cleared by police officers in riot gear last November.

Draft Juneau Economic Plan released

Draft Juneau Economic Plan releasedThe draft Juneau Economic Plan identifies eight key initiatives to guide the capital city’s financial future over the next decade.

Steedle: New timeline for Capital Transit plan update

Steedle: New timeline for Capital Transit plan updateDeputy City Manager Rob Steedle says officials have hit the reset button in the ongoing effort to update Juneau’s Capital Transit bus plan.