Montana Creek Road closes for the season today

...City and Borough of Juneau announced Monday that Montana Creek Road will be closed beyond the Hank Harmon Rifle Range starting today.The road closes each winter because the CBJ does not provide winter maintenance for it. Parking next to the rifle range provides...
Three JPD officers graduate from academy today

Three Juneau Police Department officers will graduate from the Alaska Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka today.The three are part of a class of 17, the Department of Public Safety announced by email Thursday afternoon.Also graduating...

Today is Wednesday, Nov. 18, the 322nd day of 2015. There are 43 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On Nov. Jerusalem that left five people dead.Today's Birthdays: Actress Brenda Vaccaro is...
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Local sports calendar for Nov. 15

Today, November 15YOUTH SOCCERHome, Juneau Soccer Club 3v3 World Cup. Pre-Comp (birthdate 8/1/05 - 7/31/07) and Developmental...
Local sports calendar for Nov. 12

Today, November 12HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALLAway, ASAA State Championships at Anchorage.HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEYAway, 7 p.m., JDHS at...
Sea chanteys add high note to WhaleFest

SITKA - "You're in good voice today!"It may be one of the best compliments that chanteyman Don Sineti can give out after he invites audiences to join him for choruses...
Crimson Bears compete on Stars ice

...numbers in the wrong order but the talent level on the Crimson Bears continues to improve."Soldotna was a great test for us today," Adams told the Juneau Empire. "While the end result was not in our favor, we never backed down or stopped competing...
Salt Lake City elects first openly gay mayor amid setbacks

...The victory by Biskupski marked another milestone for LGBT people in Utah who have made major strides in recent years."Today is not just about making history," Biskupski said. "It is about people. It is about affecting change."Her supporters...
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UA board of regents meet today

...The University of Alaska Board of Regents will meet in Juneau today and Friday during its fall meeting, to be held at the University...Recreation Center, room 116. Public testimony will be heard today from 9-10 a.m., and Friday 10-11 a.m. Those wishing...
Seattle teachers strike on first day of school today

...Teachers in Seattle will walk picket lines today after last-minute negotiations over wages...Seattle Public Schools students were canceled today, on the scheduled first day of school...curriculum. Classes were canceled again today.The strikes are happening at a time when...
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