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Senate rejects Trump border emergency as Murkowski, Republicans defect

Senate rejects Trump border emergency as Murkowski, Republicans defect

“VETO!” Trump tweeted minutes after the vote.

Senate rejects Trump border emergency as Murkowski, Republicans defect
Opinion: A message to the elders affected by Gov. Dunleavy’s budget
Opinion: A message to the elders affected by Gov. Dunleavy’s budget
Police calls for Thursday, March 14, 2019

Police calls for Thursday, March 14, 2019

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Police calls for Thursday, March 14, 2019
Manager of Governor’s Mansion gone from position

Manager of Governor’s Mansion gone from position

Her replacement has years of experience.

Manager of Governor’s Mansion gone from position
Alaska Native wins Iditarod sled dog race

Alaska Native wins Iditarod sled dog race

Pete Kaiser crosses the finish line in Nome.

Alaska Native wins Iditarod sled dog race
Police calls for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Police calls for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

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Police calls for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Death Notice: Molly Brennan Crenshaw

Molly Brennan Crenshaw, of Juneau, died on March 1, 2019. She was 77 years old. Crenshaw was born on Feb. 11, 1942, in Petersburg to… Continue reading

Capitol Live: Hundreds turn out for town hall on budget
Capitol Live: Hundreds turn out for town hall on budget
Opinion: Leave Title X and my body alone
Opinion: Leave Title X and my body alone
A Juneau Police Department car sits in front of Juneau-Douglas High School on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Police called twice in one day for ‘agitated’ man with knife

Man’s behavior concerned people at trailer park, bank.

A Juneau Police Department car sits in front of Juneau-Douglas High School on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Trump signs major public lands, conservation bill into law

Trump signs major public lands, conservation bill into law

Alaska’s congressional delegation voted in favor of the bipartisan legislation.

Trump signs major public lands, conservation bill into law
Opinion: I ran into Gov. Dunleavy on the street. Here’s what I wish I told him.

Opinion: I ran into Gov. Dunleavy on the street. Here’s what I wish I told him.

We should all hope that Standing Tall means more than treating the lands and people of our great state as simple warehouse widgets.

Opinion: I ran into Gov. Dunleavy on the street. Here’s what I wish I told him.
In like an ocelot, out like a Cadbury Creme Egg
In like an ocelot, out like a Cadbury Creme Egg
Alaska Airlines not yet flying Boeing jet involved in crash

Alaska Airlines not yet flying Boeing jet involved in crash

Company says fleet does not currently include the Boeing 737 Max 8 jets.

Alaska Airlines not yet flying Boeing jet involved in crash
Opinion: Job losses are personal. I should know.

Opinion: Job losses are personal. I should know.

I’m preparing to tell you something very personal and intensely painful.

Opinion: Job losses are personal. I should know.
Opinion: Marijuana is no different than other intoxicating substances

Opinion: Marijuana is no different than other intoxicating substances

Health, safety interests need to be represented on Marijuana Control Board.

Opinion: Marijuana is no different than other intoxicating substances

Police calls for Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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Capitol Live: On day 56, the Alaska Legislature passes first resolution of session

Capitol Live: On day 56, the Alaska Legislature passes first resolution of session

Follow along with live updates from Alaska’s Capitol.

Capitol Live: On day 56, the Alaska Legislature passes first resolution of session
Scientists see improved ocean conditions for young salmon

Scientists see improved ocean conditions for young salmon

Young salmon could see improved conditions this year.

Scientists see improved ocean conditions for young salmon
Police calls for Monday, March 11, 2019

Police calls for Monday, March 11, 2019

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Police calls for Monday, March 11, 2019