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Ferry system delays youth travel restrictions

Ferry system delays youth travel restrictionsThe Alaska Marine Highway System won’t ban solo travel by children and teen-agers, at least for now.

Parnell concedes gubernatorial race to Walker

Parnell concedes gubernatorial race to WalkerGov. Sean Parnell has conceded the race to Gov.-elect Bill Walker. In a post on his campaign Facebook page, Parnell said he met with Walker Saturday morning to “pledge an orderly transition.”

Family, friends celebrate first annual Walter Soboleff Day

Family, friends celebrate first annual Walter Soboleff DaySoboleff would’ve been 106 years old on Friday. He died in 2011 at the age of 102.

Legislature OKs more money for Capitol renovation

Legislature OKs more money for Capitol renovationWork under an existing $6.5 million contract on the west wing of the building is wrapping now.

It’s back to barging for Chieftain Metals’ Tulsequah project

It’s back to barging for Chieftain Metals’ Tulsequah projectThe company that’s trying to reopen the Tulsequah Chief Mine has apparently abandoned plans to build a road to the mine site

Where Juneau’s lawmakers landed in the new Alaska Legislature organization

Where Juneau’s lawmakers landed in the new Alaska Legislature organizationRepublican Rep. Cathy Muñoz opted not to seek a leadership position in the Alaska House Majority, while Sen. Dennis Egan will caucus with fellow Democrats.

Southeast votes for Begich, Walker, Dunbar

Southeast votes for Begich, Walker, DunbarSen. Mark Begich would be headed back to Washington, D.C., had the rest of the state voted like Southeast. And Bill Walker would have solidly won the governor’s race.

Analysis: Juneau voters break for Democrats, back initiatives

Analysis: Juneau voters break for Democrats, back initiativesJuneau voters went against the national and statewide Republican trend Tuesday

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.