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Measles could be getting off the boat in Juneau

Measles could be getting off the boat in Juneau

Rash-causing virus is the most prevalent it’s been in 25 years.

Measles could be getting off the boat in Juneau
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Director John Neary smiles outside the visitor center, May 3, 2019. (Ben Hohenstatt | Juneau Empire)
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Director John Neary smiles outside the visitor center, May 3, 2019. (Ben Hohenstatt | Juneau Empire)
Bill would delay new school construction for another five years
Bill would delay new school construction for another five years
Airport’s projects are taking off

Airport’s projects are taking off

Multiple projects are underway.

Airport’s projects are taking off
With ceremonial song and dance, Hoonah ready for new dock that will bring thousands of tourists
With ceremonial song and dance, Hoonah ready for new dock that will bring thousands of tourists
Dig this: Art and science collide in new Ray Troll exhibition

Dig this: Art and science collide in new Ray Troll exhibition

Ketchikan artist has been drawing dinos with crayons for 61 years.

Dig this: Art and science collide in new Ray Troll exhibition
May’s First Friday features fossils and candle making
May’s First Friday features fossils and candle making
Students strike against climate change
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Students strike against climate change

Juneau high schoolers hope policy changes faster than the climate does.

Students strike against climate change
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A pedestrian walks by City Hall on June 7, 2017. (Alex McCarthy | Juneau Empire File)

Movin’ on up: Here’s how much it would cost to move City Hall

City Hall could be heading to top of a parking garage.

A pedestrian walks by City Hall on June 7, 2017. (Alex McCarthy | Juneau Empire File)
Joanna “JJ” Hinderberger at her interview for the principal position at Mendenhall River Community School on Monday, April 29, 2019. Hinderberger is currently finishing her second year as principal at Eagle’s View Elementary School in Unalaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Elementary school has its new principal

Coming back to where she started.

Joanna “JJ” Hinderberger at her interview for the principal position at Mendenhall River Community School on Monday, April 29, 2019. Hinderberger is currently finishing her second year as principal at Eagle’s View Elementary School in Unalaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Centennial Hall during the afternoon on Monday, July 2, 2018. (Gregory Philson | Juneau Empire File)

Centennial Hall’s needs move into focus

First public presentation is in a week.

Centennial Hall during the afternoon on Monday, July 2, 2018. (Gregory Philson | Juneau Empire File)
Alaska State Improv Festival is back with laughs and surprises
Alaska State Improv Festival is back with laughs and surprises
33rd annual festival is Bach in Juneau
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33rd annual festival is Bach in Juneau
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Tlingit pride propels a young woman to Girl Scouts’ highest achievement
Tlingit pride propels a young woman to Girl Scouts’ highest achievement
District and education support staff may have a deal
District and education support staff may have a deal
New event hopes to turn the tides for ocean health
New event hopes to turn the tides for ocean health
Joanna “JJ” Hinderberger at her interview for the principal position at Mendenhall River Community School on Monday, April 29, 2019. Hinderberger is currently finishing her second year as principal at Eagle’s View Elementary School in Unalaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Former Juneau educator interviews for principal position

She hopes her career continues where it began.

Joanna “JJ” Hinderberger at her interview for the principal position at Mendenhall River Community School on Monday, April 29, 2019. Hinderberger is currently finishing her second year as principal at Eagle’s View Elementary School in Unalaska. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
New TV show looks for ghosts at Alaskan Hotel
New TV show looks for ghosts at Alaskan Hotel
A dozen preschoolers had a reason to thank legislators
A dozen preschoolers had a reason to thank legislators
Here’s how the expected Medicaid decline affects Bartlett Regional Hospital’s bottom line
Here’s how the expected Medicaid decline affects Bartlett Regional Hospital’s bottom line