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Juneau lawmakers Egan, Muñoz and Kito re-elected to legislature

Juneau lawmakers Egan, Muñoz and Kito re-elected to legislatureAll three of the capital city’s state lawmakers handily won re-election Tuesday

Slideshow: political signs around Juneau

Slideshow: political signs around JuneauHere's just a small sample of election signs in the Juneau area.

Nearly 5,000 vote early or absentee in Juneau’s two districts so far

Nearly 5,000 vote early or absentee in Juneau’s two districts so farDivision of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai says those ballots could make a difference

New federal regulations to favor subsistence users, rural residents

New federal regulations to favor subsistence users, rural residentsThe changes should mean a more favorable process for villages and other rural communities that rely on hunting and fishing.

Top Parnell aide outlines National Guard response timeline

Nizich’s explanation for the delayed response to – and subsequent denial of – records requests into the National Guard is part logistical and part legal.

Begich, Sullivan rally voters, each his own way

Begich, Sullivan rally voters, each his own wayIn the final days before the U.S. Senate election, candidates Mark Begich and Dan Sullivan making their final pitches, aiming to rally their supporters to the polls.

Kids have access to pot without legalization

Kids have access to pot without legalizationTeenage use of marijuana is not a rarity in our state, and kids know where to purchase it whether Prop 2 passes or not.

SE candidates stake out ballot measure positions

SE candidates stake out ballot measure positionsMost Southeast legislative candidates oppose the marijuana and Bristol Bay ballot initiatives. But they support the minimum wage measure.

Pro-marijuana campaign has trouble finding public support in Juneau

Pro-marijuana campaign has trouble finding public support in Juneau"Unfortunately, people that I’ve talked to that I know consume, that I know partake in this substance are afraid to come out," Ben Wilcox says.

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.