Seeking out Juneau's public art

...DeRoux's "Precipitation" piece on the Downtown Transit Center, Arnie Weimer's mural at the corner of Second and Franklin Streets, Anna Burke Harris' Patsy Ann statue on the docks, and Skip Wallen's "Windfall Fisherman" sculpture near the...
Man, girlfriend arrested for beating daughter

...then left the area on foot," the release states.Police located Burke just a few minutes later near Fourth and Franklin Streets and arrested her on suspicion of domestic violence assault. Delgado ran away from an officer but was located about...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

...area.Motor vehicle crash? At 1:34 p.m. Tuesday, JPD responded to a two-vehicle accident at Fourth and Franklin Streets. Damage only. Combined damage estimated at $15,000. One vehicle was cited for failure to carry proof of insurance...
Empire Editorial: Let's get behind downtown revitalization

...once housed vibrant restaurants - before it housed pigeons nesting - is now a vacant lot at the corner of Fourth and Franklin Streets. The Palace Theatre is boarded up, with no shows gracing its stage or films on its silver screen. And there are...
Wildlife Round Up

...calls have been received along North Douglas Highway.? A lone bear has been reported in the area between Gold and Franklin Streets downtown.? Bear activity has been reported on Old Glacier Highway between the high school and Wickersham Avenue...
Exploring Alaska through books and maps

...people come in."If curiosity drives you, let it drive you right to the little bookstore on the corner of Third and Franklin streets, where Longenbaugh can help you find a book, provide a history lesson, or maybe let you touch a map from the 1600s...
Once a vaudeville theater, the Palace Theater has decayed for past decade

...purpose at this time."The building is actually an odd L-shape that runs through the city block between Front and Franklin Streets. The theater faces Franklin, and the bank still operates on the Front Street side. The bank side is still in good...
New visitor center showcases Juneau's artistic strengths

...other public art pieces, the most visible of which is the giant 96-foot-long mural at the corner of Second and Franklin Streets downtown. That mural is more of a surreal piece, Weimer said, incorporating ideas about history and culture...
Eight stars of gold on a field of blue

...the Alaskan Flag waving in the breeze over our Capital building or you happen to be walking down past Second and Franklin Streets where the Baranof Hotel still stands, remember Benny Benson, Marie Drake, and Elinor Dusenbury, a real part of...
Discovering my maternal instinct

...vegetarians - there are no vegetarians in my family.Walking Beau the Dog today, I stopped at the corner of Second and Franklin Streets to grab to grab a bag from next to the city trash can - I realized I had run out and he is 100% likely to poop on...


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