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My Turn: From sea to Soboleff Center, Juneau shines

...remind us of the seafood industry's presence, it's also a way to bring the community together for family fun on the waterfront. That's a notable achievement for a rainy, cold day. As we move to our next special event, the grand opening...
Misunderstood whale tackled at chamber luncheon agreed to receive the whale and prepare a site. In 2008, the CBJ Assembly decided that the whale belonged on the waterfront - definitely not in the Douglas roundabout. At first the decision was Marine Park, but where does one fit a 28-foot...
My Turn: Moving the Fisherman's Memorial can be done

...landowners came together and mutually decided to locate a memorial to commercial fishermen and women who had died, on the waterfront at Taku Fisheries and Smokeries. We selected the memorial's location for several reasons: ? It was on the last...
Flipping Douglas Island

...housing) for the U.S. Coast Guard.Past plans for the node included a golf course and a Tlingit cultural museum on the waterfront."These are all loose concepts we've outlined in the plan," Duncan said, noting that golf course investors...
From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change projects can still move forward. Oil revenue pays for the basketball courts, pools and other amenities on the waterfront, but there is only $95 million on hand for $232 million in work authorized."You ask anyone on the street...
My Turn: Site of future whale sculpture less than ideal

...bridge, adjacent to Fish and Game offices, the Department of Labor and the Madsen hotel complex.This site, while on the waterfront, is less than ideal. The sculpture will not be visible except from the bridge or by driving through a series of...
Alaskans celebrate National Farmers Market Week, Aug. 3-9

...Fairgrounds from June 7 through Sept. 13, every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon; Ketchikan, located at Berth 4 on the Waterfront downtown, from May through August and the September Harvest Festival, every third Saturday of the month from noon...
Corbus' $48M donation makes huge impact

...Kathy Kolkhurst Ruddy to declare, "The dream of former Mayor Bill Overstreet to place a full-sized humpback whale on the waterfront in Juneau is about to be realized."The donation announced Wednesday will make it possible to complete the foundry...
Alternative theaters

...patron preceded the film ``On the Waterfront'' Monday night in the lobby...audience before a showing of "On the Waterfront" Monday at the Goldtown Nickelodeon...came in. Hebert introduced ``On the Waterfront'' with a short talk about...
Fish processing and the Russian connection

On the Waterfront By Elton Engstrom With major canneries in Ketchikan, Excursion Inlet, Kodiak Island and Bristol Bay scheduled to close down...


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