State health officials Tuesday released the body of a pilot who was killed when his plane crashed near Point Howard last week.
Police check underage tobacco sales; Duck season begins Saturday; Prison term set for importer of nude dancers; Doctor sentenced in sex-for-drugs case
The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health, Juneau nursing staff is gearing up for another flu season. The kickoff is October and we would like to INFLUENCE you to get a flu shot this year.
Flu vaccines are almost completely depleted in Juneau, causing medical experts to recommend other preventative measures during what is shaping up to be a severe flu season.
Do Alaska's youth engage in more or less risky behavior than those elsewhere?
Messages of thanks to the community, from the community.
Nurse Amy Hinshaw, left, and Steve Reese try to console Reese's daughter, Janae, after she received a flu shot Tuesday at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School.
In his letter of Feb. 20, "Doubting studies of secondhand smoke," Bart Williams of Fairbanks was very critical of our agency's efforts to reduce the damaging consequences of secondhand smoke in Juneau.
Staff and Wire reports from around the state.
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