March indictments

...cases to a grand jury just about every Friday. Copies of the indictments are usually available to the Empire the following Monday. Here's the a list of all who were indicted as of late, from grand juries that were convened March 13 and March 20...
FAA, Anchorage police investigate drone complaints

...this week after receiving complaint calls from residents on Monday and Tuesday about a drone equipped with a camera following children...officers contacted the drone operator after receiving complaints Monday and Tuesday. She didn't identify the man because he hadn't...
Final Fireside chat shows Juneau in a new way open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. It will close during the month of April to prepare for summer visitors. The center reopens Monday, May 4 with daily hours for the season's first cruise ship visitors.
Assembly Meeting wrap-up: Giant whale statue to arrive in summer is considering sludge solutions and the West Douglas road extension, but the big news out of Monday's Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday night was that Juneau's long-awaited giant whale sculpture will arrive this summer.Giant WhaleAn...
Committee takes up gas line board appointments

...board of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. expressed support Monday for a major liquefied natural gas project the state is pursuing...which Walker has threatened to veto, passed the House on Monday evening."It is critical for the state to maintain the option...
Sullivan talks federal regs, military presence

JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan on Monday said fighting federal overreach and pushing for a continued military presence in Alaska are among his priorities.Sullivan made...
Troopers say Wasilla teen pleads guilty in father's death

...father's shooting death.Troopers say William Robinson Jr. pleaded guilty Monday to one count of criminally negligent homicide in the February 2013 fatal...Public Advocacy who did not immediately respond to a request for comment Monday.
Photo: Eagle launch

A bald eagle launches from its perch on Douglas Island against a backdrop of the Mendenhall Glacier on Monday.
Photo: Spring swing

Inari Kylanen helps her daughter, Saana Amunbson, 4, play on a rope swing at Evergreen Cemetery on Monday. The National Weather Service forecast for Tuesday calls for partly cloudy with the high around 44.
Senate panel moves bill addressing school construction debt

...Senate Finance Committee has advanced legislation that would pause state spending on new school debt.The committee moved a bill Monday that would stop state reimbursement for school bonds authorized between January 2015 and July 2020.Currently, the state is...


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