Juneau Hot Topics

False bomb threats go out to <b>local</b> businesses

Thu, 2018-12-13 15:33
At least four local businesses received bomb threats Thursday via email, Juneau Police Department Lt. Krag Campbell said. Via a press release ...

Friend and foe?

Thu, 2018-12-13 15:22
My annual trout trip outside is always a highlight and for the local guy from Ennis, Montana, who wakes up early and finds me in his spot, fishing it ...

Blown away: Taku Winds plays holiday show

Thu, 2018-12-13 08:03
The name of the event was in reference to the all-local makeup of the Taku ... Hunt said Juneau-Douglas High School and Thunder Mountain High ...

Conspirators sentenced in <b>Juneau</b>, Ketchikan drug cases

Tue, 2018-12-11 15:45
One Juneau resident was sentenced for drug charges and another pleaded ... release, according to a District of Alaska U.S. Attorney's Office press release ... 10, federal and local agencies seized this package, which the Juneau ... reporter Alex McCarthy at 523-2271 or amccarthy@juneauempire.com.

Three candidates apply for District 1 Assembly seat so far

Mon, 2018-12-10 14:41
She's a lifelong Juneau resident who has spent the last 20 years researching ... Troll said in her Letter of Interest that she provided to the Empire.

Child care, downtown development on city docket this week

Mon, 2018-12-10 11:26
(Alex McCarthy | Juneau Empire File) ... Juneauites have a few chances to get involved in local government this week, with ... The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly Committee of the Whole will meet ... for a city to collect these fees, which CBJ City Manager Rorie Watt said was good news to them.

New pot shop keeps one eye on locals, one on the future

Mon, 2018-12-10 11:26
On a recent Tuesday, the store had 21 strains available, costing between $13 ... Juneau local Herb Smythe is Wilkins' partner in owning Alaskan Kush ...