Assembly, school board candidate forum tonight

Want another chance to get to know candidates for the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly and the Juneau School District Board of Education? The League of Women Voters is holding a candidate forum at 6 p.m. tonight...
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

After months of discussions the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly adopted an ordinance that will incentivize communication companies to build small, unobtrusive cellphone towers in Juneau. The...
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...represent the hope that Alaska will eventually join the march toward solving the climate crisis. ? Kate Troll, a Juneau Assembly member, was one of 26 Alaskans appointed by Gov. Sarah Palin to serve on the Mitigation Advisory Group for Climate...
Pro-pot group gets support from some parents

...parents "about the benefits of regulating marijuana to keep it away from teens."The list of supporters includes Juneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl and former state House Majority Leader Kyle Johansen.Kiehl told KTOO that he would rather see...
Chamber debate turns into lecture against minimum wage hike

...Debbie White, the owner of Prudential Southeast Alaska Real Estate who is running for the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, said she was planning on voting yes on the ballot but now isn't so sure. She's worked multiple minimum-wage...
Letter: Gladziszewski dedicated, pragmatic and the right choice for Assembly

I write to urge you to join me in electing Maria Gladziszewski to the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly on Oct. 7.From my own experience in local government, I know first-hand how important it is to have dedicated, knowledgeable...
My Turn: 'Live United' and make a difference

...available on United Way's web site at To donate visit Karen Crane chair of the United Way of Southeast Alaska Board of Directors and a City and Borough of Juneau Assembly member.
Photo: Chamber election candidates

Juneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl, right, running unopposed for the District 1 seat, speaks at the Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the...
My Turn: History shows Walker and Mallott made the smart move

...22 years of experience in fisheries, coastal policy and energy policy. She resides in Douglas and serves on the Juneau Assembly. The views expressed above are her own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of other assembly members.
To raise revenue, Juneau Assembly targets tax exemptions

In the ongoing push to whip Juneau's city budget into better shape, the Assembly's tax exemption committee has turned its focus to three of Juneau's tax breaks: those for senior citizens, the out-of-borough sales tax exemption and the $7,500 cap on sales tax.


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