http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Capital City softballers fight to be champs

...Seaplanes and Delta Western softball teams all earned division championships in the 11th annual Juneau Softball Association Capital City Coed Tournament at Dimond Park from June 26-28. The tournament featured 17 teams.The Division 1 champions were TLC Ballaholics...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-03/capital-city-softballers-fight-be-cham
Sports
Pot sales may spark fire code updates

The City and Borough of Juneau Marijuana Policy Committee...the marijuana industry will impact Capital City Fire Rescue, but it is still too early to...committee also briefly discussed whether the city should require commercial growers to obtain...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-03/pot-sales-may-spark-fire-code-updates
Local
Anchorage officially breaks low-snow record

ANCHORAGE - A lack of snow over the winter has earned a new record for Alaska's largest city.The National Weather Service says Anchorage received 25.1 inches of snow over the winter, compared with the normal 74.5...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-03/anchorage-officially-breaks-low-snow-re
State
Holiday closings

...Centennial Hall Convention Center, open 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 4, no lawn access to the public due to construction? City Hall and CBJ offices, closed July 3, reopen July 6? Juneau International Airport (Management and Badging offices), closed...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-03/holiday-closings
Local
Swimming to altitude

...the trails are as steep; few places with so much wilderness accessible right from the edge of town; and few comparable sized cities that have as many races as we do here in Juneau. There is something else altogether though that stands out to me as an even...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-03/swimming-altitude
Sports
CCFR asks revelers to not set off fireworks

...refrain from using them at all.Capital City Fire/Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven...not been suspended at this time for the City and Borough of Juneau, it is recommended...recommended Juneau residents simply watch the city-sponsored fireworks show over the Gastineau...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-03/ccfr-asks-revelers-not-set-fireworks
Local
What's in Bloom: Primula florindae

...has been given the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit. ? "What's in Bloom" is a regular feature that runs during the year's warmer months and features blooming plants at the city-owned Jensen-Olson Arboretum.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-03/whats-bloom-primula-florindae
Outdoors
This year's pallet bonfire still anyone's guess

...Guaneli and Voelckers and their families and friends would have a little bonfire on the public beach outside their homes before the city's firework show over the Gastineau Channel.As their kids grew up, though, the bonfires grew more elaborate. They began...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-03/years-pallet-bonfire-still-anyones-gues
Local
Ketchikan man remains missing after 6 months

...be called to look into the disappearance.Ketchikan Police Chief Alan Bengaard said in January that Banhart did not leave the city by commercial transportation, but that the department has had missing person cases that last several years in the past.In...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-03/ketchikan-man-remains-missing-after-6-m
State
Alaska is beating drunk driving

...fight against drunken driving.By the numbersOn June 22, Juneau Police Chief Bryce Johnson presented some good news to the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. Presenting the department's annual crime report, he noted that property crimes had dropped...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-07-03/alaska-beating-drunk-driving
State

CONTACT US

  • 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

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING