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Business profile Biographical information: Born in Fairbanks, Jack Tripp Jr. moved to Juneau when he was 16. He is a graduate...Juneau Trading Post was owned by Jack's father, Jack Tripp Sr. The couple took over the business in 1990. They...
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Business profile Arlene and Jack Tripp Owners, Mt. Juneau Trading Post...information: Born in Fairbanks, Jack Tripp Jr. moved to Juneau when he was...Post was owned by Jack's father, Jack Tripp Sr. The couple took over the business...
Drinking costs the public money

I'm a social drinker and a regular patron of Jack Tripp's downtown Viking Lounge and I have no problem with paying an increased local liquor tax. Responsible drinkers understand that...

Due to a reporter's error, an article in Tuesday's Empire about liquor taxes misstated which bar Jack Tripp Jr. owns. He owns the Viking Lounge. Rob Daniels owns the Imperial Bar. An article in the July 24 Empire estimated that one-third...
Fair is fair

...Previously, the Juneau Rotary Club sponsored free rides on Heavy Equipment Day. Were they properly licensed? For years, Jack Tripp had an older car with a sign saying "free rides" parked in front of his jewelry store. Was that a licensed commercial...
Venerable bar goes for cool redo

...over the United States have few options other than staging a private party or heading out of town to a larger city. Jack Tripp, owner of the Viking Lounge Pulltabs and Billiards, set out last July to change that. He plans to open the Back Alley...
Counterfeiters pass the buck at local business

...counterfeiters passed fake $1 bills to a downtown business last week. "They were in a tip jar," Viking Lounge owner Jack Tripp laughed. "So my employees got shorted on tips." At the end of Friday evening, Viking Lounge employees discovered...
New look for old lounge

...000, the owners of the Viking Lounge - Arlene and Jack Tripp Jr. - hope to bring new life to the old bar located...It used to be the worst bar on the line," said Jack Tripp Jr. "It's been a major undertaking to get the bar...
Liquor, appeals and passenger ferries discussed at Assembly

...Development came before the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly Monday night. A license for Tripp's Viking Liquor, owned by Jack Tripp and located on South Franklin Street, received Assembly approval of a license renewal. Haydar Suyun, owner of the...
Sides rally for and against booze tax

...cents to 5 cents on the dollar, effective Jan. 1, 2005. That is in addition to the current 5 percent city sales tax. Jack Tripp Jr., owner of the Viking Lounge, said he will be there to protest. "It's unfair any business should be subjected...


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