Elders in Juneau looking for relief from the heat can spend some time at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday.
This was the third year that the center has hosted an in-person Youth Pride Party.
Juneteenth marks the day in 1865 that Texas slaves finally learned they were free, two years after the Emancipation Proclamation.
As Alaska’s largest tundra fire in 15 years has burned behind her home village, Dee Dee Ivanoff has become one of the key organizers of the response.
There are over a dozen Pride events planned for the month of June in Juneau.
Alaska Legislature failed to pass bill at session’s close.
Juneau Animal Rescue is seeing more dogs than normal and fewer people adopting, said director Samantha Blankenship. Some people have told her they’re reluctant to adopt because of a shortage of veterinarians.
Volunteers working on the Lemon Creek Trail cleared a boulder and a stump and rerouted water in three places.
A fire also damaged Tunanak’s internet infrastructure, causing outages for half of the village.
To limit spread during the events, all staff will be tested daily, temperatures will be taken at the door of each event, and masks will be required.