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Juneau Housing First project inches closer to reality

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to realityJuneau is getting closer to becoming the third community in Alaska with a Housing First project to provide the chronically homeless with housing.

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau"If oil averages $85, the deficit for the state is about $3 billion," says Kevin Jardell, the City and Borough of Juneau's lobbyist for state issues.

Juneau School Board eliminates budget committee, resolves activities fund deficit

Juneau School Board eliminates budget committee, resolves activities fund deficit"I’m going to miss the input. We had several community members who, over the years, have contributed a great deal to the discussion," says Barbara Thurston.

Two water line breakages interrupt service to about 24 Juneau homes

"This one is going to be a bit of a mess. It could be several hours before water is back on," says Public Works Director Kirk Duncan.

New Bartlett Regional Hospital CFO starts next week

New Bartlett Regional Hospital CFO starts next weekAlan Ulrich comes to Juneau from Guam where he was CFO for Guam Memorial Hospital Authority.

Assembly to hear Haven House appeal

Assembly to hear Haven House appealThe Juneau Assembly agreed to hear an appeal that could block the transitional home Haven House from operating.

Officials, public criticize another Capital Transit bus plan

Officials, public criticize another Capital Transit bus planChanges include eliminating service into the downtown core and onto the University of Alaska Southeast campus.

Kalibo, Philippines is Juneau’s new sister city

Kalibo, Philippines is Juneau’s new sister cityJuneau gained another sister city Saturday afternoon. Representatives from Kalibo in the Phillipines signed documents to make it the fifth city to strike up such a partnership with Juneau.

City engineer: No good news on sewage sludge disposal

City engineer: No good news on sewage sludge disposal“I don't know that I have any good news for you in all this,” City Engineering Director Rorie Watt told the Assembly on Monday.

New business resurrects Juneau adult basketball leagues

New business resurrects Juneau adult basketball leaguesS.E. Reign Sports will now operate the city's adult basketball leagues