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Decades later, competitors still feel the 'Rush'

...What's my favorite part? Watching my husband scoop mud!" she said with a laugh.? Marlena Sloss can be reached at 523-2262 or at
Photo: In full swing

Nevah Lupro, 4, is pushed by her mother Erin Lupro on the swings by Melvin Park on Wednesday.Photo by Marlena Sloss / Juneau Empire
The story behind Juneau's 'iron' throne

...with Guaneli recently to learn more about what went into making the impressive structure, which Empire photographer Marlena Sloss captured going up in flames the night of July 3.Come to find out - and no surprise here - it wasn't their first...
Bear digs through insulation to get honey

Starr Hill, at the base of Mt. Roberts in downtown Juneau, has coexisted with bears for one hundred years.
Crimson Bears ready for team's 11th state tennis tournament

...2010 and 2011 JDHS finished in 7th place. In 2010 Eddie Hurtt and Sage Davenport finished fourth in Mixed Doubles. Marlena Sloss and Nathan Fosket were Good Sport selections.In 2011 Good and Joyce placed 2nd in Mixed Doubles and Davenport and...
Crimson Bears tennis team begins play

...championship match. Joyce has since graduated, as has the girl's third-place doubles team of Cassidy Davenport and Marlena Sloss, meaning the team is looking to field multiple spots."Emma is definitely one of our most talented girl players...
Record number run race against breast cancer

...Thorsteinson, 34, 27:39; 51- Jennifer Thorsteinson, 31, 27:49; 52- Laura Kamowski, 29, 27:50; 52- Marlena Sloss, 19, 27:50; 54- Krista Thomson, 19, 27:51; 55- Dorothy Brent, 19, 27:53; 56- Anna Burton, 32, 27...
Student recognition

...from these talented spellers. Marlena Sloss won the bee; Arthur Ackerman...the winning word, "sinew". Marlena Sloss will go on to Anchorage to compete...Tomaro Harborview: Cole Carnahan, Marlena Sloss Mendenhall River: Colton Welch...
Sloss and Lear combine forces to win Alfalfa II

The youth team of Jared Lear and Marlena Sloss captured the Alfalfa II Cross Country Ski Race on Saturday at Eaglecrest Ski Area. Lear and Sloss beat four other teams for the...
Photo: Spell-bind

...the word "mistletoe" during Thursday evening's spelling bee at Mendenhall River Community School. Fifth-grader Marlena Sloss, right, won the contest with her final two words: "sinew" and "bribery". Seventeen contestants from grades...


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