The guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt, left, is underway in formation with the littoral combat ship USS Independence on the final leg of its three-month journey to its new homeport in San Diego. The USS Zumwalt arrived in Ketchikan Saturday. (Courtesy Photo |U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Ace Rheaume)

Navy’s high-tech warship makes first trip to Alaska, stops in Ketchikan

Trip offers chance for training and public tours.

Some Juneau residents willing to pay income tax, give up PFD to help state

Dozens of people told lawmakers they’re ready to give to the state.

Sitka Tribe gears up for legal battle

They’ve gotten support in Sitka and Juneau.

Jerry Godkin, vice chair of the airport board, speaks during a joint meeting between the Juneau International Airport Board and the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly joint meeting Thursday, March 21, 2019. (Ben Hohenstatt | Capital City Weekly)

Major project waiting in the wings for the airport

North terminal work could start this time next year.

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)

City and cruise line make lawsuit settlement official

Both sides said they’re happy it’s over.


Gold Medal Live: Haines and Metlakatla clash in B semis

A live recap of the action.

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Hoonah teams eliminate Angoon

Masters and women’s squads rebound from earlier losses.



Stayin’ alive: Yakutat, Haines survive early elimination games

The stakes were high Wednesday.



‘We’re not giving up our ferries’: Hundreds rally at the Capitol

Alaska Native women lead group in “Canoe Song.”



Wild Shots: Photos of Mother Nature in Alaska

Reader-submitted photos.

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Photo slideshow: Gold Medal Day 5

Check out the action on the hardwood.

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Photos: Gold Medal Basketball Tournament

Action from day four of the tourney.

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Photos: Gold Medal Basketball Tournament

Action from day three of the tourney.

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