Best Photos of the Week

Our weekly feature of the top photos of the week includes shots of Gallery Walk, Southeast Alaska’s amp wizard, a… Continue reading

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Dunleavy among new leaders to meet with Trump

The meeting is the “first of many opportunities to work in concert with the president.”

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Pedestrian and dog killed in crash

Police are still investigating the crash.

Make embroidery ornaments in holiday workshop

Materials are included in the class.

Simon Greer, a teammate at Stoned Salmon Farms, looks over cannabis plants growing in one of their two nursery rooms in Juneau on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

New pot shop keeps one eye on locals, one on the future

There’s a discount if you come in wearing Xtratufs.

Alfie Price dances with the multicultural dance group Yees Ku Oo on Front Street during Gallery Walk on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Meet Southeast Alaska’s Amp Wizard

Tube amps: Where physics meets folklore.

A cruise ship passenger photographs the Radiance of the Seas in Juneau’s downtown harbor on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

Judge makes ruling on cruise ship lawsuit against city

There are still questions about specifics in the ruling.


Thank Yous for Dec. 9, 2018

With the Season of Thanks upon us, we are reflecting on our gratitude for all who made the eighth year… Continue reading

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Giving to United Way

Earlier this fall, the United Way of Southeast Alaska launched its Annual Giving Campaign. Why is this important to know… Continue reading

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Heather Haugland teaches a salsa workshop at the Red Dog Saloon on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Salsa 101: How to dance with two left feet

Leave the XtraTufs at home.



Video: This senior hula group is spreading Christmas cheer

It’s a hula dancing Christmas.

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House District 1 Republican candidate Bart LeBon watches as ballots are counted, along with Campaign Manager Brittany Hartmann, during a recount at the Division of Elections office in Juneau on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

LeBon tops Dodge by one vote after House race recount

LeBon picked up two votes during the recount.



Best Photos of the Week

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Photos: It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Juneau

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.

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Photos: Best photos of the Week

Best photos of the week by staff photographer Michael Penn from Nov. Continue reading...

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