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This round is on me: A tribute to Joe on the 132nd anniversary of our town name

...the new saloons that had quickly popped up here. That winter, he spent all of his money on buying himself and his fellow miners drinks. On Dec. 14, 1881 he established his place in history when a new vote was taken and our town was named "Juneau...
Nine new miners graduate from UAS

...tries to instill teamwork and dedication into the students, the importance of hard work and the need to watch out for fellow miners. Smith comes from a family of miners and prefers to spend his time around other miners."The best people in the...
Thanks to Greens Creek employees, Coast Guard

...mine dog Elsie who heard our call quickly pulled alongside, assessed the situation, and called for help from his fellow miners; more pumps and help quickly arrived. With Jeff Swanson in our engine compartment and pumps running, we were able...
On Vogler, an independent Alaska

...killed Joe over the price of dynamite giving the part-time burglar an 80 year sentence for murdering 80 year old Joe. Fellow miner Frank Warren, holder of one of the few diamond claims in Alaska, believed Joe Vogler could have been elected governor...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Joe Juneau legacy lives on 7/6/98

...Juneau eventually died in the gold rush town of Dawson, Yukon Territory. But before he left Alaska, he convinced his fellow miners to name the town after him. The Juneau family group has records on other famous members, including Joe Juneau's...


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