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As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface

...Action Network prepared signs Sunday night, Fran Ulmer, chairwoman of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission and former Juneau mayor, concluded a science expo in the NANA Regional Corp. offices.Representatives of the U.S. Coast Guard from Juneau...
Mayor's Awards honor local achievements

...and Gile were not present at the event -- RIdgway because she was ill, and Gile because he was out of town.Former Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho instituted the first annual Mayor's Awards for the Arts in 2007 to highlight and honor individuals and...
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...schedule runs through Wednesday; he'll spend Thursday in Ketchikan.Today, Bennett will attend a welcome lunch with Juneau mayor Merrill Sanford. He'll also meet with Southeast Alaska tribes, Southeast Alaska seafood industry associations, and...
State | Local
Mines protest briefly interrupts luncheon

At a lunch with city and state officials organized by City and Borough of Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford's office, some protestors entered the room as attendees were beginning to eat. The protest was an offshoot of...
Juneau is Purple Heart City

Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford has issued a proclamation declaring Juneau a Purple Heart City, a designation that honors men and women in uniform...
Mayors Awards, JAHC season kickoff to be presented Friday

...the Arts during its Season '42 Kick-off party on Friday, Aug. 21, from 5:30?7 p.m. at the JACC.Former Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho instituted the first annual Mayor's Awards for the Arts in 2007 to highlight and honor individuals and...
Friday fish holds up for derby win as 2013 victor does it again prize, it isn't unheard of. As Peres and Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, mentioned on KINY on Sunday, former Juneau Mayor Bill Overstreet famously did it in 1962 with a 29-pound, 2-ounce fish that won laughs for being the smallest to...
My Turn: Smaller PFD check is a nudge in the right direction

...attack on Alaska's poorest families that parallels the GOP's resistance to Medicaid expansion. In May 2008, former Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho reminded Juneauites the most significant challenge we faced was to protect "those who are most vulnerable...
A 'great day for Alaska'

...included speeches by political leaders: Gov. Bill Walker, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford, and Alaska Reps. Sam Kito and Cathy Munoz, as well as Sealaska Corp. President Anthony Mallott and...
Local | Art
Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul Sr. remembered

...facing some heavy issues, but we haven't seen the leadership of the type this man provided us at that time."Former Juneau mayor Bruce Botelho, who interviewed Paul in the 1970s while making a documentary on racism in Ketchikan, said he was able...


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