EVENTS & MUSIC THURSDAY, Nov. 27 Thanksgiving Day FRIDAY, Nov. 28 Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-5267. Alaska-Juneau Public Market, 12-7 p.m., JACC/Centennial Hall. Details: www.juneaupublicmarket.
EVENTS & MUSICTHURSDAY, Nov. 20Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.Theatre in the Rough: "The Winter's Tale," 7:30?9 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Tickets at the JACC and the bookstores. Details: http://www.theatreintherough.org/.Perseverance Theatre:"Chicago," 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: http://www.perseverancetheatre.org/
Today is Friday, August 29, the 241st day of 2014. There are 124 days left in the year.
Ray Jensen died June 24, 2014 at the age of 84. Jensen was born on Aug. 24, 1930, in Stoddard, Utah. After high school, Jensen served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He then enlisted in the Air Force.
A new spire reaches toward the heavens in Auke Bay - Juneau's newest church held its first services last Sunday.
Today is Monday, June 9, the 160th day of 2014. There are 205 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 9, 1954, during the Senate-Army Hearings, Army special counsel Joseph N. Welch berated Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy, R-Wis.
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.
AUGUSTA, GA - Morris Publishing Group, LLC announced Friday the appointment of Rustan Burton to publisher of the Juneau Empire.
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