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Eaglecrest Ski Area opens this weekend

Eaglecrest Ski Area opens this weekendUntil more snow falls on the mountain, only the Porcupine lift will be running.

Sealaska lands legislation could move with defense bill

Sealaska lands legislation could move with defense billThe long-awaited Sealaska bill is one piece of a Public Lands package that’s been added to a must-pass defense bill.

Update: First big snow of season expected in Southeast Alaska

Update: First big snow of season expected in Southeast AlaskaThe National Weather Service called off the winter storm warning for Juneau and northern Southeast Alaska on Sunday at 7 p.m.

When missing person isn’t found, Juneau SEADOGS search for happy ending

When missing person isn’t found, Juneau SEADOGS search for happy ending"We always want the problem to turn out right for them. It helps advance their training," says handler Stacey Poulson.

Mendenhall Valley air emergency, wood burning ban in effect

Mendenhall Valley air emergency, wood burning ban in effectThe state’s threshold for unsafe air begins at 35 micrograms of fine particulate matter per cubic meter. Tuesday night, it peaked near 80 micrograms.

After nearly 30 years, Juneau service agency SAGA on verge of folding

After nearly 30 years, Juneau service agency SAGA on verge of foldingActing board chair Matt Smith says the board is fighting as hard as it can to keep SAGA alive.

Waterspout reported near Sitka, more likely

Waterspout reported near Sitka, more likelyWaterspouts are likely along the outer coast of Southeast Alaska. Gale warnings and small craft advisories are in effect.

Is someone poisoning Sitka bears?

Is someone poisoning Sitka bears?Someone appears to be poisoning bears near Sitka’s Sawmill Creek Road. A young male found dead last week may be the latest victim.

$10 million Aurora Harbor rebuild underway

$10 million Aurora Harbor rebuild underwayOngoing construction at Juneau's Aurora Harbor is displacing about 134 boats

Gardentalk – Season finale

Gardentalk – Season finaleGarden and lawn clean-up, and moving compost pile contents to garden beds