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Meet with the Empire at Valley Heritage today - Juneau Empire

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Meet with the Empire at Valley Heritage today
Juneau Empire
Ten bald eagles perch on top of the Juneau Empire building as they watch salmon return to the nearby fish hatchery on Wednesday, July 11, 2012. ^ Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File. Come have a cup of coffee with the Juneau Empire today from 10:30-11 ...

AK Juneau Alaska Zone Forecast - Argus Press

Tue, 2017-10-17 23:18

AK Juneau Alaska Zone Forecast
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Police & Fire for Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 22:02

Police & Fire for Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017
Juneau Empire
This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone ...

Alcohol board undecided on distilleries serving cocktails - Merced Sun-Star

Tue, 2017-10-17 21:58

Alcohol board undecided on distilleries serving cocktails
Merced Sun-Star
The Alaska alcohol board was unable to decide whether Alaska's nine operating distilleries can continue to serve cocktails in their sampling rooms, which leaves existing procedures in place. The Juneau Empire reports that Alaska Alcohol and Marijuana ...

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Alcohol Board Undecided on Distilleries Serving Cocktails - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 2017-10-17 21:55

Alcohol Board Undecided on Distilleries Serving Cocktails
U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska alcohol board was unable to decide whether Alaska's nine operating distilleries can continue to serve cocktails in their sampling rooms, which leaves existing procedures in place. The Juneau Empire reports that Alaska ...

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Alaska Day - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 21:08

Alaska Day
Juneau Empire
She wasn't born in Alaska, but her story is that of many others. She came here for family. She had a hard time adjusting to the rain and the early sunsets of fall. She didn't like the remoteness. She had a hard time finding housing. And yet, she found ...

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Campbell promoted to deputy police chief - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 17:14

Juneau Empire

Campbell promoted to deputy police chief
Juneau Empire
Campbell has been a police officer at JPD for 22 years. He holds a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Alaska Southeast and a bachelor degree in Justice from the University of Alaska Anchorage. Campbell graduated from the FBI ...

Alaskan Picked to Lead Regional EPA Office - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 2017-10-17 15:44

Alaskan Picked to Lead Regional EPA Office
U.S. News & World Report
Share on Google Plus. JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Chris Hladick (La-dik), Alaska's state commerce commissioner, has been chosen to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's regional office. Gov. Bill Walker says Hladick will leave his state role Nov. 1.

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Alaska House plans to work in Juneau, Senate to split time with Anchorage - KTOO

Tue, 2017-10-17 13:45

KTOO

Alaska House plans to work in Juneau, Senate to split time with Anchorage
KTOO
Senate President Pete Kelly said after convening the session in Juneau, the Senate plans to hold hearings in Anchorage and return to Juneau when there's something to act on. The Alaska Legislature meets next week for its fourth special session this year.
Deputy attorney general says SB91 repeal would be 'dangerous'Alaska Public Radio Network

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Assembly not ready to expand senior tax exemption yet - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 12:29

Juneau Empire

Assembly not ready to expand senior tax exemption yet
Juneau Empire
Multiple businesses, including the Juneau Chamber of Commerce, reached out to City Manager Rorie Watt in recent weeks to express their concerns about the ordinance. Mainly, businesses were concerned that this ordinance would not only create for ...

Alaska Judge Says Independents Can Run in Democratic Primary - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 2017-10-17 12:25

Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Judge Says Independents Can Run in Democratic Primary
U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A state court judge in Alaska on Tuesday has sided with Democrats seeking to allow independent candidates to run in their party primaries. In a written decision Tuesday, Superior Court Judge Philip Pallenberg said by not allowing ...
Alaska judge sides with Democrats in primary lawsuitClay Center Dispatch
New court ruling could allow Alaska Gov. Walker, an independent, to run in Democratic primaryAlaska Dispatch News

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Coffee chains proliferate ... especially in Juneau - Fast Casual

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:26

Coffee chains proliferate ... especially in Juneau
Fast Casual
Over the past five years, the total number of coffee shops grew by 2,990 units with Juneau, Alaska, ranking first in the density of such businesses per population. How much is that? NPD said the city has 22 coffee shops per 32,519 people, slam-dunking ...

At bowling alley, Special Olympians and league players unite - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:09

Juneau Empire

At bowling alley, Special Olympians and league players unite
Juneau Empire
“One day at work I get this call from the Vice President of Special Olympics Alaska, and she goes, 'I was just talking to your sister Laine and she said you would love to be the coach for Juneau,” Lewis said. So she “gave it a go.” She's been coaching ...

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Annual party raises money for mammograms - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:07

Annual party raises money for mammograms
Juneau Empire
On Saturday, Oct. 28, the annual “Save the Ta-Tas” party is taking place at the Juneau Moose Lodge. The party, which runs from 6-8 p.m., aims to raise money for the mobile mammogram unit, which goes ... The Moose Lodge is located at 8335 Old Dairy Road ...

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Local poet publishes first collection - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:07

Juneau Empire

Local poet publishes first collection
Juneau Empire
Juneau poet Miriam Wagoner has published her first collection of poetry through Alaska Litho titled “A Poem Book From My Kaasei Nook To The World” and will have author signings this October. She will do a public reading and signing on Thursday, Oct. 19 ...

Police and fire for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:06

Juneau Empire

Police and fire for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017
Juneau Empire
This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrestand citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone ...

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Annual party raises money for mammograms - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:06

Annual party raises money for mammograms
Juneau Empire
On Saturday, Oct. 28, the annual “Save the Ta-Tas” party is taking place at the Juneau Moose Lodge. The party, which runs from 6-8 p.m., aims to raise money for Bartlett Regional Hospital's mobile ... The Moose Lodge is located at 8335 Old Dairy Road ...

Police and fire for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 - Juneau Empire

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:06

Police and fire for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017
Juneau Empire
This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrestand citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone ...

Deputy attorney general says SB91 repeal would be 'dangerous' - Alaska Public Radio Network

Tue, 2017-10-17 01:49

Alaska Public Radio Network

Deputy attorney general says SB91 repeal would be 'dangerous'
Alaska Public Radio Network
Alaska Deputy Attorney General Robert Henderson speaks to reporters at a press availability on Sept. 15 in Anchorage, as Gov. Bill Walker watches. Henderson said Monday that repealing Senate Bill 91 would be “dangerous.” (Photo by Daniel ...

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