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Kiehl joins coalition of parents backing legal weed measure

Kiehl joins coalition of parents backing legal weed measureJuneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl says legalizing the recreational use of marijuana is a public safety issue

Media outlets criticize Forest Service for film and photography regulations

Media outlets criticize Forest Service for film and photography regulationsAs conservationists celebrate 50 years since the passage of the Wilderness Act, a U.S. Forest Service proposal to make certain wilderness area regulations permanent has brought forth accusations that the agency is infringing on First Amendment rights.

No one hurt during tour boat grounding

Coast Guard dispatched to help 34-foot Voyager at Little Island

Petersburg considers changes to senior sales tax exemption

Petersburg considers changes to senior sales tax exemptionFour measures on the Oct. 7 ballot could change Petersburg's senior citizen sales-tax exemption

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobs

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobsJuneau lost about 240 jobs last year, led by a 2.7 percent dip in government sector employment

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rules

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rulesIn the final minutes of last night’s 3 ½ hour Assembly committee meeting, one member tried to kill the proposed cell phone tower ordinance through a legal technicality, and the city clerk used duct tape and cardboard to resolve another technicality.

Judge rules in voting rights case

A federal judge has ordered the state to take additional steps to provide voting materials to Alaska Native voters with limited English.

As students turn 18, some have real questions for the candidates

As students turn 18, some have real questions for the candidates"I just turned 18, so now I get to vote and I get to put my voice out there," says Chloe Varner.

DOT puts out new Juneau Access Project document

DOT puts out new Juneau Access Project documentThe Southeast Alaska Conservation Council says it is likely to challenge the new supplemental environmental impact statement.

Municipal candidates speak out at Juneau Votes Forum

Municipal candidates speak out at Juneau Votes ForumQuestions ranged from the city budget to the environment