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Chapin Heumann

Chapin Heumann of Juneau passed away of natural causes at age 95 on January 11, 2016 while visiting son Michael, daughter-in-law Nina, and granddaughter Christina in Calabasas, California. Chapin was a 30-year resident of Juneau, Alaska where he
Community rallies with 'roof-raiser' efforts

Chances are most Juneau residents have found themselves under the vast A-frame roof of the Northern Light United Church, likely for a reason wholly unrelated to the building's main purpose.
Fisherman's Memorial thanks community

The Alaska Fisherman's Memorial in Juneau thanks and extends its heartfelt appreciation to the community of for its tremendous support for the annual Blessing of the Fleet and Dedication of Names.
Home after the holidays

For those experiencing homelessness, the Glory Hole is home. But patrons who rely on the downtown shelter have been displaced since a disastrous flooding incident earlier month when a frozen pipe ruptured.
Five new entries engraved on memorial

Warm sunshine bathed the droves gathered at the Alaska Commercial Fishermen's Memorial Saturday morning for the Blessing of the Fleet and dedication of new names enshrined.
Arts calendar

Events & MusicTHURSDAY, FEB. 13Hands On: History & Holds, 9 a.m.? 4 p.m., City Museum. Children's day camp for kids in grades K-2. Details:, 586-0966 or, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-5267.BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. $15 each night/$25 for both nights or students $10 each night/$15 for both. Details: 796-6528
Bergman seeks to open a bar despite protests

The Bergman Hotel's plans to reopen a bar are on hold after state officials denied a liquor license application because of its proximity to the Juneau Community Charter School.
Photo:Family that plays ...

...Street as she holds her 1-year-old daughter, Grace. The Silides family moved to Juneau from Fairbanks on Nov. 1 and they are enjoying the mild weather. Hunter's husband, George, is the new pastor at the Church of the Holy Trinity.
Church of the Holy Trinity to hold Christmas bazaar

The Church of the Holy Trinity will offer a Christmas bazaar, complete with lunch and craft activities, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at McPhetres Hall, Fourth and Gold streets downtown.
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