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Juneau police arrest suspect in Gold Street racial incident; may also be suspect in Celebration case

Juneau police arrest suspect in Gold Street racial incident; may also be suspect in Celebration caseJuneau police believe they have a suspect in connection with a racial incident that marred the parade at the end of last month’s Celebration.

Juneau Assembly debates parking or housing for downtown lot

Juneau Assembly debates parking or housing for downtown lotJuneau Legacy Properties' proposal is forcing the assembly to consider if the city needs more parking or housing downtown.

Shaktoolik “takes own fate” to protect community, buy time from relocation

Shaktoolik “takes own fate” to protect community, buy time from relocationThe people of Shaktoolik are taking matters into their own hands and building a coastal berm to protect their community from erosion.

VA official: Recruitment a challenge in Alaska

VA official: Recruitment a challenge in AlaskaThe chief of staff for the Alaska Veterans Affairs Health Care System says recruitment of doctors and nurses is one of the biggest challenges it faces.

Fort Wainwright to pay EPA settlement

Fort Wainwright to pay EPA settlementAn Army garrison in Fairbanks will pay nearly $160,000 to government regulators after being found in violation of an act designed to protect groundwater.

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

Concern raised with direction of alcohol regulatory board

Concern raised with direction of alcohol regulatory boardA former director of the agency that regulates Alaska's liquor industry says interference by the state Commerce commissioner's office limited her ability to effectively do her job.

Parnell: Pipeline agreement signed

Parnell: Pipeline agreement signedSean Parnell says an agreement has been signed that allows for the next stage in pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project.

Alaska Arctic Policy Commission listens to community input

Alaska Arctic Policy Commission listens to community inputThe Alaska Arctic Policy Commission held a listening session yesterday in Anchorage.

One person dies in fatal crash at Merrill Field

One person dies in fatal crash at Merrill FieldA small airplane crashed during take off yesterday morning around 8:25 am at Merrill Field in Anchorage. The pilot and sole occupant is confirmed dead.