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Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pups

Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pupsFive wolf pups rescued by firefighters from the Funny River wildfire will have a new home at the Minnesota Zoo once they're healthy enough to travel.

Astronaut recruit: Alaska a good analog for space

Astronaut recruit: Alaska a good analog for spaceAs a new recruit for a class of astronaut candidates, Jessica Cherry may someday view the world from miles higher.

Celebrating the life of Ron Dippold

Celebrating the life of Ron DippoldA celebration of life will be held at Eaglecrest Ski Area this weekend for Ron Dippold

Funny River residents meet after evacuation order lifted

Funny River residents meet after evacuation order liftedThe Funny River fire is estimated at around 193,000 acres with 46 percent containment.

Search ends for missing hiker

Search ends for missing hikerAlaska State Troopers decided to end the search Thursday afternoon around 4 p.m. since no new leads had been found since discovering Buis' vehicle on May 24.

Do you have what it takes to be a Juneau police officer?

Do you have what it takes to be a Juneau police officer?You can find out on Saturday when JPD holds a practice fitness test for the public at Thunder Mountain High School

Update: U.S. Coast Guard takes another look for missing hiker

Update: U.S. Coast Guard takes another look for missing hikerA Juneau Mountain Rescue member is onboard directing the search and thermal imaging devices are being used.

Rain falls on Funny River fire, provides some relief

Rain falls on Funny River fire, provides some reliefFirefighters are seeing a break in the weather, with rain falling Tuesday during the early morning hours and temperatures in the 50s.

Scent of missing hiker found on trail but no cell phone trace

Scent of missing hiker found on trail but no cell phone traceThe scent of Sharon Buis was first detected on the trail above Mt. Roberts Tram Sunday. Tuesday morning, a different search and rescue dog detected her scent closer to the Mt. Roberts trailhead

Bear injures dog behind Home Depot

Bear injures dog behind Home DepotOne unlucky dog crossed paths with a bear on the Lemon Creek trail this weekend and managed to walk away with minor injuries