Kiefer emailed city employees with the news Thursday. She offered glowing praise to her employees, but didn’t say why she’s retiring.
The bidding process for construction of an estimated $11 million seawalk, island and park near the Douglas bridge could begin in the next few weeks–creating a home for a major Juneau landmark.
Alaska’s statewide and Anchorage anti-discrimination commissions are not required to offer protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender people despite the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s interpretation that it is considered sex discrimination, which is already protected by law.
A 25-year-old Juneau man was arrested and arraigned Wednesday on multiple felony charges for stolen firearms and other goods tied to out-the-road burglaries.
A group of educators and parents in Juneau are advocating for a new elementary school focusing on science, technology, engineering and math.
“Timing is real important.” Tasting apples, gooseberries, raspberries, and kiwis as you go.
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center forecasts higher than normal probability of increased temperatures and more precipitation for August, September and October.
Attendance was thin at Monday’s Juneau Assembly meeting, but at least one parent and one prospective child care provider in the audience were elated.
Beginning in 2016, individual jewelry items that sell for more than $12,000 will be taxed at the same rate as everything else.
Schooler and Rookery sous-chef Travis Hotch made crispy chips out of salmon skin, fried the collars and used salt made from salmon bones.