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Juneau groups rally for peace

Juneau groups rally for peaceA small group of Juneau citizens added their voice this weekend to the growing number of peace rallies being held around the country.

Juneau remembers 9/11/01

Juneau remembers 9/11/01Juneau paused with the rest of America Wednesday to remember those who died or were forever changed from the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S.

Sen. Begich lays out position on Syria strike

Sen. Begich lays out position on Syria strikeAlaska’s junior senator says he’s likely a “no vote” on a resolution to authorize a military strike in Syria.

Begich skeptical of Syrian strikes without congressional assent

Begich skeptical of Syrian strikes without congressional assentSecretary of State John Kerry said Monday the U.S. government is holding the government of Bashar al-Assad responsible for the chemical attack last week.

Pain, Loss And Tears Come With Medal Of Honor

Pain, Loss And Tears Come With Medal Of HonorThe Army staff sergeant who Monday afternoon will receive the Medal of Honor at a White House ceremony has mixed emotions.

Air Force Nuclear Unit Fails Inspection

Air Force Nuclear Unit Fails InspectionThe 341st Missile Wing at the Malmstrom Airforce Base in Montana handles one-third of the United States' land-based nuclear missiles.

USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

USCG Arctic strategy requires more ice breakers

The number of ships through the Bering Strait grew 118 percent between 2008 and 2012, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

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How the Coast Guard’s ice breaker crushes through 21 feet of solid ice

How the Coast Guard’s ice breaker crushes through 21 feet of solid ice

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The heavy ice breaker Polar Star at the ice edge of the Chukchi Sea north of Wainwright, July 16, 2013. Photo by USCG PO1

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USCG celebrates 223rd birthday

USCG celebrates 223rd birthday

The U.C. Coast Guard heavy ice breaker Polar Star pulled into Juneau’s AJ cruise ship dock on Friday. The ship was open to the public

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Polar Star to visit Juneau

Polar Star to visit JuneauThe only heavy ice breaker in the Coast Guard’s fleet will be in Juneau this weekend and open for tours.