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Juneau youth becomes talk of the Super Bowl

He’s got Tom Brady’s approval.

JDHS girls fall to Colony at Anchorage tournament

Loss means possible rematch with Thunder Mountain.

Photos: State hockey tournament

The journey to third place.

Juneau-Douglas High School junior Austin McCurley works the ball past Ketchikan senior Marcus Lee during a 85-65 Kayhi victory at Clarke Cochrane Gymnasium in Ketchikan on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. (Dustin Safranek | Ketchikan Daily News)

JDHS boys falter to Kings

Mixed success for JDHS.

Juneau-Douglas High School junior Austin McCurley works the ball past Ketchikan senior Marcus Lee during a 85-65 Kayhi victory at Clarke Cochrane Gymnasium in Ketchikan on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. (Dustin Safranek | Ketchikan Daily News)

JDHS hockey ends season on a high note

Power plays were the difference.

Juneau-Douglas’ Dalton Hoy, right, moves the puck against Homer’s Bergen Knutson at Treadwell Arena on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. JDHS and Homer square off in the ASAA First National Cup state hockey semifinals on Friday in the Curtis Menard Sports Complex in Wasilla. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

JDHS cruises past Tri Valley at state tournament

A promising start title-seeking Bears.

Juneau-Douglas’ Dalton Hoy, right, moves the puck against Homer’s Bergen Knutson at Treadwell Arena on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. JDHS and Homer square off in the ASAA First National Cup state hockey semifinals on Friday in the Curtis Menard Sports Complex in Wasilla. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)
Thunder Mountain’s Khaye Garcia, left, and Juneau-Douglas’ Sadie Tuckwood chase down a loose ball at JDHS on Friday, March 3, 2018. JDHS won 53-33. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

Falcons look to defend homecourt, and JDHS’ Pusich

It’s their first meeting of the season.

Thunder Mountain’s Khaye Garcia, left, and Juneau-Douglas’ Sadie Tuckwood chase down a loose ball at JDHS on Friday, March 3, 2018. JDHS won 53-33. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

Audubon hires new Alaska director

Alaska’s new chief birder.

The Treadwell Arena’s new ice resurfacer, Zamboni Model 546, pictured on at center ice. (Courtesy Photo | Dave Pusich)
The Treadwell Arena’s new ice resurfacer, Zamboni Model 546, pictured on at center ice. (Courtesy Photo | Dave Pusich)

Player of the Week: Philip Gonzales

Marvelous Gonzales.

Capitals fall to Blue Devils in comp hockey action

Capitals bedeviled by visitors.

Juneau-Douglas’ Philip Gonzales, left, is pressured by Thunder Mountain’s Puna Toutaiolepo at JDHS on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. After losing on Friday, JDHS won 60-54 on Saturday. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

‘We beat a good team’: C-Bears exact revenge on Falcons

It’s not over ‘til it’s over.

Juneau-Douglas’ Philip Gonzales, left, is pressured by Thunder Mountain’s Puna Toutaiolepo at JDHS on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. After losing on Friday, JDHS won 60-54 on Saturday. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

New Girl Scouts of Alaska CEO hails from Douglas

The Girls Scouts of Alaska have a new Chief Executive Officer.