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Soboleff Center construction coming along the gravelly void that came to be known locally as "The Pit" after a fire destroyed its former occupant - the Skinner Building - nearly a decade ago.Pedestrians and rubbernecking motorists traveling past now see $1 million worth of steel...
Businesses rise from ashes of 2004 blaze

...of Juneau's burned-down Skinner Building are back in business. Five...old sign, salvaged from the Skinner Building's demolition, adorns the...old Nail Jazz sign from the Skinner Building's burned skeleton he held...
Town hole: Prime lot sits idle since 2004 fire

...why the vacant lot where the Skinner Building burned to the ground remains...Juneau assessor's office. The Skinner Building was a former hardware store...see at the site of the former skinner building? Sound off at juneaublogger...
Three accused of asbestos violations

...year's demolition of the burned Skinner building in downtown Juneau. The proposed...operations. The asbestos at the Skinner building wasn't properly contained...The 18-tenant commercial Skinner building burned down on Aug. 15. Later...
Temporary roofing workers started Skinner building fire

Two men working atop the Skinner building on Front and Seward streets when a fire broke out on Aug. 15 were temporary employees paid in cash, according to a report from...
Dense smoke forces evacuation of area

...saw smoke coming out of the Skinner building, down the street. "In a few...Tom Huntington, owner of the Skinner building. "We were working on another...which is separated from the Skinner building by a tiny alley called Shattuck...
Museums offer tips for fire-damaged art

Since a fire consumed the Skinner building on Sunday afternoon, Ellen Carrlee has been worried about the artwork displayed on the building's second floor. Several local...
Venting hot gas

I read with interest Mr. Anderson's critique of Capital City Fire and their efforts to stop the fire in the Skinner building. It appears that Mr. Anderson has had very little in the way of experience with the rigors of fighting a real fire...
Around Town

...m. every Tuesday, Henry's Restaurant. Public invited. Details: Jim, 789-3074. Public briefing of the Skinner Building Removal Plan, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Juneau Assembly Chambers. Sewing Circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Valley...
Firefighters worked hearts out

...regarding the operation of my fire department on the Skinner building fire with great interest and I would like to comment...present a serious fire challenge. In this case the Skinner building was sprinklered and wherever the fire broke through...


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