State budget director to retire

...for cuts."I'm a fiscal conservative," Walker said at a September gubernatorial debate hosted by the Juneau Chamber of Commerce. "Yeah, I'm proud of my statements (about the budget) ... I know it's uncomfortable for some to talk...
Sealaska announces December distribution

...softening the financial blow.New Sealaska CEO and President Anthony Mallott said during a presentation to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce in August that the company "had a pretty tough year last year."Distribution numbers reflect that, the Sealaska...
Mayor Sullivan supports Juneau as capital, won't relocate if elected lt. gov.

...candidate for lieutenant governor Dan Sullivan does not plan to relocate to Juneau if elected, he said at a Juneau Chamber of Commerce debate between himself and Democratic candidate Byron Mallott.But "that doesn't mean I won't spend significant...
More than a dance club

Marlintini's Lounge is no more. What's left in its place is something new to Juneau - a Vegas-style nightclub, complete with light-up dance floor. But the facility isn't only for weekend carousing.
My Turn: We can do better

My parents were born in Cordova in the 1920s and moved to Juneau in 1953. Our home was near the governor's house and I fondly recall having snowball fights with Gov. Egan. The governor usually tossed snow first and he always knew our names.
Empire Editorial: Picks for State House, Senate seats are ...

In 2010, the Juneau delegation ran unopposed. This time, voters have a choice. House District 34 Against another opponent, we'd happily endorse George McGuan for House District 34. George is as smart, informed, sincere and friendly as advertised.
Empire Editorial: Juneau needs a one-and-done sales tax fix

As the city's Tax-Exempt Review Committee considers altering Juneau's sales tax, it's important that the committee suggests a plan that will balance the books for years to come.
Most seniors support equal taxes

The Juneau Assembly Chamber was packed with senior citizens Thursday to weigh in on potential changes the city's senior sales tax exemption.
Williams is 'absolutely' Road proponent

State Senate candidate Tom Williams had plenty of time to share his talking points with the lunch crowd at the Juneau Chamber of Commerce meeting Thursday. His opponent, Sen.
Huna Totem president appointed by governor

...and vice president of global mining and metals, according to the release. Gaffaney is a board member of the Juneau Chamber of Commerce and the Hoonah Community Fisheries Corporation.Delta Junction's Steven Selvaggio was also reappointed to...


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