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Juneau Housing First project inches closer to reality

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to realityJuneau is getting closer to becoming the third community in Alaska with a Housing First project to provide the chronically homeless with housing.

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau

Lobbyist: State budget shortfall will affect Juneau"If oil averages $85, the deficit for the state is about $3 billion," says Kevin Jardell, the City and Borough of Juneau's lobbyist for state issues.

Assembly to hear Haven House appeal

Assembly to hear Haven House appealThe Juneau Assembly agreed to hear an appeal that could block the transitional home Haven House from operating.

Update: City considering purchase of condemned Gastineau Apartments

Update: City considering purchase of condemned Gastineau ApartmentsThe Juneau Assembly will discuss behind closed doors at Monday's meeting what’s to become of the Gastineau Apartments building in downtown Juneau. The building has been uninhabitable since it burned in a fire two years ago.

Officials, public criticize another Capital Transit bus plan

Officials, public criticize another Capital Transit bus planChanges include eliminating service into the downtown core and onto the University of Alaska Southeast campus.

McGuan gives Muñoz first election challenge in six years

McGuan gives Muñoz first election challenge in six yearsDemocrat George McGuan is a union electrician, who portrays himself as more working man than politician

City engineer: No good news on sewage sludge disposal

City engineer: No good news on sewage sludge disposal“I don't know that I have any good news for you in all this,” City Engineering Director Rorie Watt told the Assembly on Monday.

Smith: “Get more comfortable with the word no”

Smith: “Get more comfortable with the word no”Outgoing Juneau Assemblyman Carlton Smith predicts uncertain financial times

Juneau Assembly to be majority female for first time

Juneau Assembly to be majority female for first timeMaria Gladziszewski and Debbie White to be sworn in to the Assembly tonight

Local voter turnout up 10 points

Local voter turnout up 10 pointsVoters cast 2,500 more ballots in Juneau’s municipal election this year than in 2013.