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Businesses open day after ‘suspicious’ fire

Businesses open day after ‘suspicious’ fire

Cause and damage total are unknown.

Businesses open day after ‘suspicious’ fire
Nathan Coutsoubos, currently a principal for White Pass Elementary School in Randle, Washington, interviews to be the principal for Mendenhall River Community School, Thursday, April 18, 2019. He was offered the position but turned it down. (Ben Hohenstatt | Juneau Empire)

Juneau school’s principal search continues

There’s no deadline for the search.

Nathan Coutsoubos, currently a principal for White Pass Elementary School in Randle, Washington, interviews to be the principal for Mendenhall River Community School, Thursday, April 18, 2019. He was offered the position but turned it down. (Ben Hohenstatt | Juneau Empire)
Juneau Dance Theatre is doing something new with a familiar name
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Juneau Dance Theatre is doing something new with a familiar name
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Smoke ‘em if you bought ‘em: Marijuana retailers would like to offer smoking space
Smoke ‘em if you bought ‘em: Marijuana retailers would like to offer smoking space
Juneau school could have a new principal soon
Juneau school could have a new principal soon
How many tourists is too many?

How many tourists is too many?

Some thought 600,000 was too much.

How many tourists is too many?
Jizzle Fizzle, Garbage Bear, Buffleheads: The stories of Folk Fest’s weird band names
Jizzle Fizzle, Garbage Bear, Buffleheads: The stories of Folk Fest’s weird band names
Water, wastewater rates could be increasing soon

Water, wastewater rates could be increasing soon

It’s a matter of how much.

Water, wastewater rates could be increasing soon
City votes to spend more money on tourism, economic development

City votes to spend more money on tourism, economic development

Two split votes, two similar results.

City votes to spend more money on tourism, economic development
Juneau drag heads to national stage
Juneau drag heads to national stage
There could be a new, quick way to send PFD money to government coffers
There could be a new, quick way to send PFD money to government coffers
Pre-K funding bill gives them something to talk about
Pre-K funding bill gives them something to talk about
Alaska Folk Festival draws singer-songwriter back home
Alaska Folk Festival draws singer-songwriter back home
Language takes center stage at awards banquet
Language takes center stage at awards banquet
There are new plans for the weaving project to honor violence survivors
There are new plans for the weaving project to honor violence survivors
State economy shows growth, but budget decision looms

State economy shows growth, but budget decision looms

There’s good news and potential bad news.

State economy shows growth, but budget decision looms
Emotional election results announced during Tribal Assembly
Emotional election results announced during Tribal Assembly
Tlingit and Haida president criticizes budget after Gov shares policy goals
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Tlingit and Haida president criticizes budget after Gov shares policy goals
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Juneauite turned playwright wants help getting his show on stage
Juneauite turned playwright wants help getting his show on stage
Longtime Care-A-Van operator may lose bid to taxis
Longtime Care-A-Van operator may lose bid to taxis