Bradley Peterson will receive the rank of Eagle Scout on Feb.15 at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints church. He is a member of Troop 5, sponsored by the LDS church.
Local Boy Scouts held a merit badge fair Nov. 29-30 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Juneau. The fair, organized by the Boy Scouts of America Maritime District, was attended by more than 50 Boy Scouts ranging in ages from 11 to 17 years old. Community members volunteered time as merit badge counselors, all sharing their occupations, hobbies and overall knowledge with the scouts. The counselors taught more than 20 different courses ranging from citizenship and music to engineering, veterinary medicine and marksmanship.
Alaska borough gets money to improve internet access The Yukon-Koyukuk Borough has been awarded $174,000 to improve broadband access from the Federal Communications Commission's Connect America Fund.
Alondra Elizabeth Munoz-Leyva and John Edward Mikesell will wed Dec. 20, 2013, at the Anchorage Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The bride is the daughter of Raul and Maribel Munoz of Juneau.
Burgeoning technology may remind us that the future is nigh, but it is also putting the past at our fingertips. State Archivist Dean Dawson is overseeing a four-year project digitizing the state's vital records.
AUGUSTA, GA - Morris Publishing Group, LLC announced Friday the appointment of Rustan Burton to publisher of the Juneau Empire.
Rustan Burton was welcomed Tuesday by the Juneau Empire's staff after being named the new publisher of the Empire last month.
Lena Kawakami, right, and Naomi Welling, both 14 and from Juneau, help remove brush on the Moraine Ecology Trail on Friday.
Early Saturday morning, April 27, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered to scoop away the first shovels of earth for their second building here in Juneau.
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