Mike Hekkers looks at an air quality measurement device that was installed by the Department of Environmental Conservation at his downtown home on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The device, along with a number of others, will measure air quality in downtown during this summer’s cruise ship season. (Michael Penn |Juneau Empire)

Polluting paradise? New sensors will show if Juneau’s air is safe

New way to monitor summertime air pollution.

PHOTOS: Juneau readies for cruise ship season

It’s that time of year.

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Pillars speaker to share insights into addiction

A large focus of his is mental health.

Fred Meyer installs fast car chargers

The atmosphere was electric at the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Sen. Murkowski: An opportunity for nuclear energy in Alaska

Alaska stands to benefit as much as any other state.

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PHOTOS: Historic Night for Juneau Soccer

JDHS, TMHS boys and girls action.

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Police, firefighters team up to prepare for SWAT situations

It was a loud, messy day Tuesday.

 

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Watch: Juneau church bells toll for Notre Dame

Catholic Diocese of Juneau comes together in prayer, solidarity for France.

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PHOTOS: Juneau readies for cruise ship season

It’s that time of year.

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Wild Shots: Photos of Mother Nature in Alaska

Reader-submitted photos.

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PHOTOS: Historic Night for Juneau Soccer

JDHS, TMHS boys and girls action.

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Photos: Alaska Folk Fest at the Bars

Live music, dancing and spirits.

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