Thanks, Juneau, for 'Beat the Odds' support

...Cancer Connection board members (Tish Satre, Ruth Johnson, Sandra Bleicher, Chris Urata, Mark Mickelson, Charmaine Weeks, Emily Ricci, Pat Yearty and April Conway), extra hands wherever needed (Fred Schmitz, Tom Satre, David Bleicher, Scott Wellman...
Whale tour turnaround no cause for concern

For those concerned there was an accident aboard a whale watching tour Friday afternoon, the tour company says there's no need.
Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker

Juneau searchers quickly located a stranded hiker near Sunny Cove in Taku Inlet Friday morning after the 23-year-old activated his personal locator beacon, which sent out an emergency assistance request and broadcast his GPS coordinates.
30-year-old hotel guest dies at the Alaskan

A 30-year-old man died at the Alaskan Hotel & Bar in downtown Juneau on Friday afternoon, according to police. Juneau Police Department spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said in an email that the death is not suspicious and foul play is not suspected.
Police seek fugitive seen Wednesday near trail

Police are asking the public for help locating a Juneau man who has evaded authorities since four warrants were issued for his arrest last year.
Why was repeat burglar placed at halfway house?

It didn't take Albert Mazon long to bolt from the halfway house. The question afterward is why was he there in the first place? To find out, the Empire asked Sherrie Daigle, a spokesperson for the state Department of Corrections and a special assistant to the commissioner.
Good, Perkins wed

...groom is the son of Joseph and Laurie Perkins of Douglas.The wedding was officiated by Tess Jones.Emily Johnson served as maid of honor. Emily and Shawnee played soccer together in Juneau and were best friends since fifth grade.Sister of the...
Henry, Glover top the field in 24th annual cancer run

...Laura Karnowski, 31, F, 25:2618. Emily Ferry, 36, F, 25:3519. Kennon Kirk...5153. Molly Hillis, 42, F, 28:5554. Emily Wall, 42, F, 29:0955. Ashley Armstrong...Emilyanne Lohrey, 21, F, 35:0397. Emily Ricci, 32, F, 35:1598. Michael Kohan...
Survivors, supporters to run (and walk) to 'Beat the Odds'

...A Race Against Cancer event."I am probably not going to be able to run the whole 5K but I am going to try," Juneau's Emily Ricci said. "Probably going to walk most of it."Ricci, 32, said she wasn't much of a runner before chemotherapy but...
Swanson, Cesar run wild for conservation

...Linda Kruger, 64, F, 44:00:0058. Kim Garnero, 57, F, 48:08:0059. Sara Peacock, 63, F, 48:09:0060. Emily Klein, 28, F, 49:53:0061. Janey Pumphrey, 53, F, 49:55:00DNF. Masha Skuratovskaya, 38, F.DNF. Miriam Wagner...


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