Only drug clinic in Mat-Su Borough to close

ANCHORAGE - The only methadone clinic in Alaska's Mat-Su Borough will close in less than a month.Zipperer Medical Group's methadone clinic in Wasilla is a destination for Mat-Su Valley residents struggling with addictions to drugs like...
Will a statue of William Seward be a reminder of Jim Crow in Alaska?

...honorable organizations that support the arts in Juneau, are leading a fundraising campaign...10-foot marble statue of William Seward in our capital city. They are honoring Seward's...formally "took possession of the territory."In my opinion - and I am not Native - a holiday...
My Turn: In Alaska, a big decision looms

...discussion to better understand what's at stake in the state's approach to developing Alaska's...and certainly the panelists were spot on in theirs - I worry about the uncertainty that...that the state must get its fiscal house in order irrespective of this project. While...
Pharoah Phestival as Triple Crown winner cruises in Haskell

...majestic colt delivered an encore performance in his first race since winning the Triple...the 12th Triple Crown winner, and first in 37 years, American Pharoah's return was...Pioneerof the Nile looked better than ever in his eighth consecutive victory."That...
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Juneau Empire Obituaries - Juneau, AK | Juneau Empire

...apart? We?ll give you a quote and you decide who said it: Ralph Kramden on "The Honeymooners" or Archie Bunker on "All in the Family"? Barbie Quiz The first Barbie doll was launched 55 years ago. Take our true-false quiz and go behind the scenes...
Michael Burns

...peacefully on July 16, 2015, at his home in Juneau, Alaska, surrounded by family. He was born on December 16, 1946, in Galesburg, Illinois to John H. and Louise Little Burns. Although he grew up in Galesburg, he spent his high school years...
Bonnie Lou Sawa

...21, 2015. She was 66 years old.Born in Oswego, NY, on August 27, 1948, she...Marchant) of Taos, NM.Bonnie came to Juneau in 1970, and married Ichirow "Ishie" Sawa...She liked spending time at her log cabin in Canada's Yukon Territory which she and...
Lawrence Charles Sommers

In Loving Remembrance Lawrence "Larry" Charles Sommers1946 2014Lawrence...peacefully at age 68 on December 8, 2014, at his home on Lena Beach in Juneau, Alaska. Larry was raised in Orinda, in the San Francisco area. Important to him was helping...
Paul Ballard

Family and friends in Christ came together to celebrate the life...leaving us June of this year. Even in passing, Paul was a giver. His greatest...seeing joy on people's faces. He found joy in the simple things in life: fishing, breaking...
Douglas L Gregg

...the Juneau Pioneers Home. Doug was born in Marshalltown, Iowa, January 6, 1927...following work for his musician father. In Seattle, Doug grew to love the water and the distant mountains. He also early on fell in love with the guitar, which he continued...


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