Juneau’s representative at this year’s statewide Miss Alaska USA pageant placed third overall and received the coveted Miss Congeniality award.
Leticia McRae’s passion for cleaning up litter has gained a dedicated online following. But with disposal fees rising at Juneau’s dump, she says cost is becoming a barrier to her efforts.
Juneau’s rental market is competitive, and some people have taken advantage of the situation to scam people who are desperate for housing.
Alaskans are still waiting for the final outcome of races after the recent general election, but there’s no doubt about who Juneau voters picked.
About 20% of the people incarcerated at Lemon Creek Correctional Center were transferred from the Juneau prison to facilities in South Central Alaska over the last several months, according to the Juneau Empire.