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Welcoming another travel season and its visitors

...enough to be able to travel for pleasure. We know that summers in Juneau are filled with tour buses going up and down Egan Highway and our streets are filled with vacationers, either here for the day off of the cruise ships or in Juneau for a longer...
Outdoor notebook: Salmon Creek Trail

Featured trail: Salmon Creek Trail.Length: 6 miles roundtrip.Location: Across Egan Highway from Douglas Island Pink and Chum Fish Hatchery. Trailhead acessible via Egan Drive headed north, right turn after the cement...
Industrial rezone of parcel abutting wetland postponed

...Applicants postponed a proposal to bring industry to an Egan Highway roadside parcel placed between the Mendenhall Wetlands...historic gravel pit is located east of the airport, across Egan Highway from Fred Meyer. It abuts the Mendenhall Wetlands Game...
Photo: Foggy evening

Looking back toward the airport trees pop out of the clouds while afternoon traffic heads south on Egan Highway.
Ensuring stewardship of Juneau trails

...ideas that are being considered include the development of an Under Thunder Trail between the Mendenhall Glacier and Egan Highway, the establishment of local SEATrails linking the Alaska Marine Highway System with a network of trails in Southeast...
Raising questions about road costs

...assessments. Consider the overpass at the Sunny Point intersection, every traffic light that has been added along Egan highway and in the valley, and the road straightening in the stretch along Tee Harbor. Each of these are called upgrades for...
Around Town

...Alaska Native Veteran's parade float judging, 8 a.m., parking lot near Department of Labor on Eighth Street and Egan Highway. Come at 11 a.m. to just participate in the parade. Details: 463-7135, 463-7105. Sandcastle Challenge...
Photo: Surf's up

A truck makes a splash Wednesday on Egan Highway in front of Harborview Elementary School. Juneau set a record Wednesday for rainfall, with 1.5 inches recorded at the airport...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Calhoun past the Governor's Mansion to 12th, then onto Glacier Avenue where it picks up the bicycle trails to Mile 3 Egan Highway where the race ends, in front of Hospice and Home Care below Bartlett Regional Hospital. Racers are encouraged to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...chief for the state Department of Transportation. Construction efforts will include resurfacing a large section of the Egan highway and reconfiguring several intersections. The intersection work will start first. Measures are being taken to avoid...


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