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Shellfish advisories issued for Southeast Alaska

Fri, 2018-05-18 16:45
... a recent butter clam sample collected from Kasaan Harbor in Kasaan on May 15 and a butter clam sample from Auke Recreation Area in Juneau on ...

Police find stolen goods from food trucks in Barrett house raid

Fri, 2018-05-18 16:45
When officers from the Juneau Police Department served a search warrant on the house at 401 Harris Street on Wednesday, they found items that had ...

Police cars get silvery, starry makeover

Fri, 2018-05-18 07:33
You might have noticed something different about Juneau Police ... on is the same as repainting the cars with the current design and decal, she said.

City Manager Rorie Watt talks new City Hall, AEL&P, whale statue

Fri, 2018-05-18 07:33
City Manager Rorie Watt spoke to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce ... Watt pointed to the idea of a new City Hall as a current big project that could soon play .... (of maintenance costs),” Derr said in a phone interview with the Empire. ... Juneau Empire - Alaska's Capital City Online Newspaper © 2018.

People of <b>Juneau</b>: Leon Shaul, the coho king

Fri, 2018-05-18 07:22
People of Juneau: Leon Shaul, the coho king .... To nominate someone for a profile, email editor@juneauempire.com with “People of Juneau” in the ...

McKenna and York win scholarship

Fri, 2018-05-18 07:22
Juneau Trail & Road Runners president John Kern presents Juneau-Douglas High School senior Tim McKenna, left, and home-school senior ...

&#39;Flappers &amp; Fashion&#39; show will be the &#39;cat&#39;s meow&#39;

Fri, 2018-05-18 07:22
“I was in the audience last year and it was great. Now I get to ... Contact reporter Gregory Philson at gphilson@juneauempire.com or call at 523-2265.

Alleged burglar indicted for <b>breaking</b> into four businesses in one night

Thu, 2018-05-17 17:07
Juneau Police Department officer Eric Hoffman investigated the case, and wrote a report listed in the indictment. The four burglarized businesses ...

<b>Juneau</b> Assembly member Jesse Kiehl announces run for state senate

Thu, 2018-05-17 10:56
Juneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl announces run for state senate ... on Thursday morning for the most expected news of the political season. ... In a 10-minute speech, City and Borough of Juneau Assembly member ... Contact reporter James Brooks at jbrooks@juneauempire.com or 523-2258.

Glacier Valley music teacher wins Fulbright grant to travel to Scotland

Thu, 2018-05-17 06:37
“I read in the newspaper that the Fulbright scholars at UAS (University of Alaska Southeast) had been announced and I thought maybe I had been ...