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Douglas firehouse’s new $600,000 engine

Douglas firehouse’s new $600,000 engineCapital City Fire/Rescue’s new Engine 21 arrived in Juneau aboard the state ferry Columbia on Monday

City layoffs and service reductions begin the new fiscal year

City layoffs and service reductions begin the new fiscal yearThe City and Borough of Juneau began a new fiscal year this week with the equivalent of 12 fewer full-time employees.

Cell phone tower ordinance to be reworked, again

Cell phone tower ordinance to be reworked, againSueAnn Randall's wore this hat to Monday's Assembly meeting. It's a dig at the cell phone tower on Spuhn Island, which her home on North Douglas Highway faces.

City of Bethel investigation reveals improper contracts and perks

City of Bethel investigation reveals improper contracts and perksThe Bethel City Council has released a redacted version of its investigation into city contracts, nepotism, and personnel issues.

Hospital employee survey shows room for improvement

Hospital employee survey shows room for improvementThe question on atmosphere of trust in the organization scored the lowest

CBJ looking for volunteers for boards and commissions

CBJ looking for volunteers for boards and commissionsWednesday is the deadline to apply for a seat on several city and borough enterprise boards

City officials prepare for possible jökulhlaup

City officials prepare for possible jökulhlaupJuneau officials met Monday to plan their response to a possible glacial outburst flood in the area around Mendenhall Lake this summer

Breaking new ground with the Mendenhall Valley Library

Breaking new ground with the Mendenhall Valley Library"They’re going to have a completely different view of how the library functions," Barbara Berg says.

Downtown parking system not a city priority

Downtown parking system not a city priorityThe low-tech coin-operated boxes for hourly parking are working, says city manager Kim Kiefer.

Alaska to get more payment in lieu of taxes this year

Alaska to get more payment in lieu of taxes this yearFederal payment-in-lieu-of-taxes to Alaska will total $28.5 million in FY 2014