Lost GPS app on my phone is, it still needs a battery and batteries have been known to fail. As I was putting the finishing touches on this story, I ran into a group of hikers from the UAS outdoor studies program hiking down the Montana Creek road...
My Turn: Juneau construction projects are uplifting, inspiring

...The people who rebuilt the Brotherhood Bridge, those who are rebuilding the state Capitol and those putting the finishing touches on the SLAM are for the most part our neighbors and fellow Juneau residents. As the state's capital budget appears...
Pot biz block stopped

...for the whale. The second phase will take care of the seawalk and the final phase will handle plantings and other finishing touches."That sculpture is coming, and it needs to go somewhere late next spring," Watt said. And he assured Assembly...
One year after opening, UAS dorm has its dedication

...When classes started for the fall 2014 semester, construction was still going on in the $14 million building. Finishing touches were added after students left for winter break, Campus Life director Eric Scott said.The last thing was installing...
Breakwater next step for Seward's development

...for the project from the nearby city quarry. Work will continue through April of next year, and if need be, the finishing touches will be put on the breakwater in the fall of 2015, according to Long.Barring an unforeseen setback, the area...
The fresh face of juvenile justice

The future and art are so bright, you might have to wear shades.Johnson Youth Center received the finishing touches to its most recent renovation: a 37-and-a-half-foot-long panel that is both bright in color and complementary to Juneau's...
Bethel woman to compete for Miss Indian World

...Miss World Eskimo Indian Olympics, said she is excited to represent Alaska in the pageant. She is putting on the finishing touches by beading and sewing some Athabascan regalia like a dress and mukluks to go with her Yu'pik clothing.As of Thursday...
A first look inside the SLAM vault

...will be used to store the state archives and library collections.As of last week, PCL workers were putting the finishing touches on the epoxy-coated vault floor, which on the first level includes recessed tracks designed to carry the collection's...
House Finance completing work on state operating budget

...effort to boost education funding, concluding that was a decision for another day.The committee is putting the finishing touches on its version of the state operating budget, and plans to take a look at the overall amended package on Wednesday...
Cancer treatment center opens doors

...Huang said he was excited to get the center open and see people at the open house after working hard to put the finishing touches on the place."The past week and a half has been so busy," he said.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 523-2294...


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