Lawrence Charles Sommers

...2014Lawrence "Larry" Sommers, a long-time resident of Juneau, died 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 friends establish...
Mildred Post Boesser

...graduate and doctoral work, then returned to church work in Fairbanks and finally Wasilla. Each summer they vacationed at their Lena Cove cabin in Juneau, the home of their hearts, where they finally retired in 1991. She continued right up to her final days...
On the Trails: Grunt sculpins

I recently took a visitor to see the aquaria on display at the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration lab on Lena Point. This is not on my usual itinerary, but I became so captivated by one of the denizens in a tank that I decided to write...
Lena Beach, West Glacier improvements moving forward

...moving forward with planned improvements to Lena Beach Recreation Area and the West Glacier Spur Road Enhancement project.At Lena Beach, Douglas Island Pink and Chum has...Construction crews will be paving the Lena Beach road, which will become one-way...
Soaked by two inches of rain, Juneau stays on track for wettest July ever

...July 23, 2000. At the weather service forecasting office on Mendenhall Loop Road, 2.16 inches of rain was recorded. At Lena Point, 1.03 inches fell. Despite the heavy precipitation, no significant problems were reported. Jordan Creek and Montana...
NOAA to host Ted Stevens Day open house

...Guard Auxiliary. The Ted Stevens Foundation will provide refreshments.The facility is located north of Juneau at 17109 Point Lena Loop Road. For driving directions visit more...
Lena Beach improvements could include the return of king salmon to the area

...Service is at the final stages of planning Lena Beach improvements that will likely begin...nothing.)Regardless of the plan, parts of Lena will need to be closed as work with "Lena Beach" written in the subject line. Putz...
Police and fire dispatches for July 20, 2015

...involved. Vandalism? At 1:02 p.m. Saturday, a 56-year-old man reported his mailbox had been struck by a vehicle in the 17700 block of Point Lena Loop Road. Damage was estimated at about $20.
Frank Richard Lauth near his family. Frank is preceded in death by his father: Frank Lauth, Sr., mother: Amanda Duncan, and daughter: Lena Jiminez. He is survived by his daughters, Lavina Demmert, Frances Oyloe, and Letha Cesar. He has 14 grandchildren and nine...
Cameron Clark Memorial Run

Over 65 runners took to the Lena Beach Picnic Area for the Cameron Clark Memorial Run, sponsored by Nugget Alaska Outfitters. John Bursell, 51, won the 5K race...


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