Alaska Science Forum: Alaska's wildfires and the changing boreal forest

...increase of temperature of 2 degrees C, aspen parkland or grassland could replace the mixed woods of southern Canada. Aspen trees dominate in Alberta, which is warmer...boreal forest trees, including birch and aspen)," Juday said then. "This overall...
Police & Fire for Thursday, July 16, 2015

...responded to 13, EMS calls, a call to Glacier Avenue to assist another agency, a burn ocmplaint on Radcliffe Road and call to Aspen Avenue that was cancelled en route.Fishing violations? On Sunday, Alaska Wildlife Troopers in Juneau contacted 32-year-old...
Card Street Fire spreads in Sterling

...was within a mile of Sterling Highway.Residents who live from Feuding Road to the Sterling Highway, on Cottontree Lane, on Aspen Road and from Kenai Keys Road to the Kenai River were put on recommended evacuation by 3:30 p.m., and the order was extended...
Aspen Hotel returns to Juneau, opens soon

Aspen Hotels is reopening in Juneau in a new airport location. Aspen was originally built here on Shell Simmons Drive in 1999...2006. Pat Wallace, vice president of operations for Aspen Management, said many don't realize these are two...
Aspen Hotel to open in Juneau

The Aspen Hotel is returning to Juneau. The hotel is currently under construction near the airport with plans to open sometime in the spring. A new website for the hotel is also being created.
Aspen Suites is back in Juneau

MICHAEL PENN / Juneau Empire Aspen Suites Hotel employee Kelli Menze, left, gives John Sandor, center, and Tim McLeod a tour of one of the 78 rooms during the hotel's Grand Opening Celebration Thursday.
Photos: Fire on Aspen Avenue

Firefighters rushed to battle a blaze at 8308 Aspen Avenue on Saturday evening. According to CCFR reports, firefighters responded to a call of a garage fire. Upon arrival firefighters...
JAHC calls for nominations for Mayor's Awards for the Arts

...Fletcher (Professional Leadership in the Arts); 2014, Alaska Airlines? Innovative Application of the Arts: 2007, Alberta Aspen, Our Auntie's House; 2008, Alice Tersteeg; 2009/10, Adele Hamey, Taku Graphics; 2011, Theatre in the Rough; 2012...
Sports on TV

CYCLING11:30 a.m., NBCSN - USA Pro Challenge, stage 2, Aspen to Mount Crested Butte, Colo.LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL8 a.m., ESPN - World Series, consolation, Vancouver, British Columbia...
Sports on TV

CYCLING1 p.m., NBCSN - USA Pro Challenge, stage 1, at Aspen, Colo.LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL7 a.m., ESPN2 - World Series, consolation, at South Williamsport, Pa.9 a.m., ESPN...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback