web-posted Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The last week of February, 140 high school students across Alaska gathered to compete for gold medals — but not the Olympic kind.
web-posted Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Next week, 140 high school students representing 12 high schools from across the state will converge in Anchorage in hopes of out-smarting their competitors at the 32nd Annual Alaska Academic Decathlon, including 13 Juneau students as well as students from Craig and Ketchikan.
web-posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Geologist Jim Baichtal will discuss revising old theories regarding how life adapted to Southeast Alaska’s ancient ice sheets during the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Friday, Feb. 17 Fireside Lecture.
web-posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017
The release, signed by the four volunteer firefighters, stated they will continue to maintain equipment and perform the best they can but warned “emergency response will be unpredictable and minimal.” Also, no medical response will be officially offered.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
CRAIG—The Department of Interior (DOI) announced Jan. 13 that it approved Craig Tribal Association’s (CTA) land-into-trust application to place a 1.08-acre land parcel into federal Indian trust status.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Kids Club Mom’s Empowerment class, Tuesday and Wednesday nights. This group is designed for mothers and children (one child at least 5 yrs) who have experienced abuse.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Rod Boertje knew it was getting cold when Park Service rangers took the dogs inside.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
The US Forest Service and Capital City Fire and Rescue (CCFR) are teaming up to provide free winter safety education for icy water immersion on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 1:30 p.m. at Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.
web-posted Wednesday, December 21, 2016
On a cold, crisp evening in December with the snow piled on the ground and golden oldies blaring from the stereo, United States Marine Corps veteran and master carver Jonathan Rowan is hard at work.
web-posted Wednesday, December 14, 2016
The Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act, legislation that addresses infrastructure priorities on America’s coasts and rivers, passed the Senate by a vote of 78-21 and now heads to the President’s desk to be signed into law, according to a press release from the office of Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who voted in favor of the bill.
web-posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016
The U.S. Forest Service is offering free government contracting workshops in seven Southeast communities for small businesses interested in contract work with the federal government and the Forest Service. Workshops will be held on Thursday, Dec. 8, from 2 - 5 p.m.
web-posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Skagway— The Klondike Gold Rush Historical Park exhibits used to be what National Park Service employee Benjamin Hayes described to the Capital City Weekly as “a visual experience.”