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Juneau proceeds with plans to demolish fire-damaged complex

Eds: APNewsNow. JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - City leaders in Juneau are moving ahead with plans to demolish a downtown apartment complex ravaged by a fire three years ago.
Right to access also comes with responsibilities

...week as a lawsuit in which a trapper sought damages from a woman for illegally springing his traps went to court.The Juneau Empire reported that John Forrest filed the suit against Kathleen Turley, seeking $5,000 in damages. Turley, whose...
Juneau woman who freed eagle from trap back in court

In John Forrest's eyes, anti-trappers have been springing his traps, stealing his catch, destroying his equipment and generally hindering his livelihood for years. The offenders have always remained faceless, and they've always gotten away with it.
State, federal officials try to tackle feral rabbit problem

JUNEAU (AP) - A "Bunny Task Force" has been created in an effort to help control Juneau's growing population of feral rabbits.
What others say: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

It's no secret that when it comes to the topic of transboundary mining issues, the opinion pages of the Juneau Empire have flowed one direction. Today, even though our position and concern for Southeast waters hasn't changed...

JUNEAU, Alaska - Juneau teenager Maire New has a big dream: She wants to be the first Alaskan to graduate from The Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow. Her supporters in Juneau are helping her get there, the Juneau Empire reported Monday.
University of Alaska to cut programs

...having three of something isn't as good as having one strong something," UA president candidate Jim Johnsen told the Juneau Empire. The university system has $15 million less to work with this fiscal year. The legislature slashed its budget...
Halibut bycatch limit reduced by 25 percent in Bering Sea

...and frustrated trawlers targeting other fish who say they've voluntarily put measures in place to avoid bycatch, the Juneau Empire reported.Two council members were recused from the vote because of their jobs in the fishing industry.The National...
Legislators not putting Alaskans first

...resist his efforts or to do nothing to support them. Evidence for this conclusion is found in 2 recent articles in the Juneau Empire by Katie Moritz and 1 by David Holthouse. The articles are about Alaska's problems with sexual abuse, domestic...

...Colin Osterhout, who recently completed his master's in Ed-Tech through UAS, describes it as digital Legos, the Juneau Empire reported. It's a lot more than that, though.Minecraft is a "sandbox" game. It's an open, virtual world...


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