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'Wisdom of the Grandmothers' film debuts

...The film was created over the past 10 years by Susan Stark Christianson, a former Juneau Empire reporter and a longtime Juneau businessperson. It is based on an indigenous teaching shared with her by a Tlingit elder, the late Jim Walton...
Hortense Genevieve Dickey

Longtime Juneau resident Hortense Genevieve "Gen" Dickey passed away on October 19, 2014, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Gen was born on January...
Death Notice: Naty Yadao Jose

Naty Yadao JoseNaty Yadao Jose died May 13, 2015. She was 64.Jose was a longtime Juneau resident born in Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines on March 27, 1951.She is survived by her husband, Reynaldo Jose; children...
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Winter's trash is spring's problem put it."Groups that adopt a highway are required to pick up their section of the highway three times a year.Longtime Juneau Forest Service employee Ray Massey is the reason the office joined the Adopt-A-Highway program."He was the...
Another new housing complex planned for Douglas

...purchase."We wanted the environment to map out the development for us," Schmidt told the Empire on Tuesday.The longtime Juneau resident said she wants to perform minimal land clearing for what she has named the Sunset Heights community. The...
Man's 'terrorizing' break-in ends with a guilty verdict

...spoke with her, she felt threatened and ran back to her house, locked the door and called the police.Whittaker, a longtime Juneau resident who is the former executive director of the Glory Hole and of the Bartlett Regional Hospital Foundation...
My Turn: Pot should be as 'public' as alcohol

...the Juneau School District to pay for teachers, activities and other causes worth supporting.? Tom Rutecki is a longtime Juneau resident and active member of the Empire Readers' Council.
Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...Kiehl said many projects have been bounced between the two groups recently due to communication problems.Worrell, a longtime Juneau resident, began planning the subdivision last winter. The project stalled when he tried to convert the land from...
Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...threatening an officer," Buchanan said. "And I can be a real smart mouth, but I know my civil rights."Buchanan, a longtime Juneau resident, said she was upset her dog just died but not hysterical or a threat. She said there were about a dozen...
$2K reward for finding Bullwinkle's vandal that's why that window is $3,000."The decal also has sentimental value, and it's a familiar sight to longtime Juneau residents who have frequented the popular pizza parlor for decades. It's a picture of the parlor's namesake...


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