Photo: Outgoing incumbent

Mayor Merrill Sanford, left, concedes the election to Greg Fisk in the Assembly Chamber Tuesday evening.
Fisk unseats incumbent Sanford for mayor

...said at "Election Center" at Assembly chambers. "This likely reflected that Merrill...After the results were read aloud in chambers, Sanford congratulated Fisk in front...challenger Puckett was not at Assembly chambers Tuesday. Hood said she is still holding...
Familiar, fresh faces for school board

...gathered to watch the results from 13 precincts trickle in from "Election Center" at the City and Borough of Juneau's Assembly chambers.Story held the lead in each district, a vote of confidence she said she appreciated, especially in light of the tough financial...
Firefighter leaps into harbor to rescue man

...fell off a dock.On Tuesday night, CCFR assistant chief Tod Chambers said the unidentified man was hypothermic but responsive the ambulance.Asked how long the man was in the water, Chambers responded: "It wasn't a long time."Responders - including...
Around town for Thursday, Oct. 8

...Douglas Library. Details: 586-5267.Applied Math II Problem Solving, 11 a.m., The Learning Connection.Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, noon, Juneau International Airport meeting room. Details: 463-3488 or
DC considering 16 weeks paid leave for parents, caregivers

...Jersey offer six weeks of partial paid leave.The D.C. Chamber of Commerce is pushing back against the proposal. The group...the city "dangerously uncompetitive." The president of the Chamber of Commerce, Harry Wingo, called the move "unprecedented...
Nation and World
Judge declines to undo order on green cards

...Sunday, Microsoft Corp., Google Inc., Intel Corp., Halliburton Co. and several other businesses joined the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, immigration lawyers and others in sending a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Homeland Security Secretary...
Nation and World
Around town for Sunday, Oct. 4

...Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependents Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.Widowed Persons Monthly Brunch, noon, Baranof Hotel. All widows/widowers invited. Details...
Photo: Casting a vote

...casts his vote in the municipal election during early voting in the Assembly Chambers on Monday. Early and absentee in-person voting is available in the Assembly Chambers weekdays through next Monday 8 a.m. to 4:30 a.m., in the Mendenhall...
Alaska Editorial: Forest management

...timber."The concept of national forests as being mostly off-limits to timber harvesting was noted also by Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Chelsea Goucher, who told the House Natural Resources Committee's Subcommittee on Federal...


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