Former Alaska Governor Bill Sheffield says it’s time for Alaska to build its own gas pipeline.
Sheffield has been stumping the state on his own … more
Juneau’s economic health still depends on government, according to the 2012 Economic Indicators report from the Juneau Economic Development Council.
Should the AJ Mine be reopened? CBJ Mayor and Assembly candidates have faced that hot-button issue since the city formed a task force last year to study the question: Under what circumstances, if any, should the CBJ pursue development of the AJ Mine?
Two measures to fund numerous capital improvement projects in Juneau will come before voters next week.
A new literacy program for young children will begin next month in the Juneau schools, thanks to a 75-thousand dollar gift from Coeur Alaska, owners of the Kensington Gold Mine near Juneau.
Assembly members last night (Monday) approved the measures without making any changes.
The Juneau Assembly will take public comment tonight on two large-project funding packages likely to appear on this fall’s municipal election ballot.
Juneau’s business community has serious reservations about a proposal to put two capital improvement project funding packages on this fall’s municipal election ballot, according to a survey of Chamber of Commerce members.
Longtime Juneau businessman and Chamber of Commerce luminary Romer Derr passed away yesterday (Thursday) at the age of 75. He’s being remembered not just for his efforts to improve Juneau’s economy, but for his participation in the Capital City’s first ever statehood celebration.
City and Borough of Juneau Engineering Director Rorie Watt plans to start releasing parts of a study on the city’s water supply early next year.… more