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He survived addiction. Eleven of his friends didn’t.

From homeless addict to recovery advocate.

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)
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)

The ‘miracle’ happening in Juneau classrooms

Endangered language is alive in two programs.

Pillars speaker to share insights into addiction

A large focus of his is mental health.

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Sen. Murkowski: An opportunity for nuclear energy in Alaska

Alaska stands to benefit as much as any other state.

  • Apr 19, 2019

PHOTOS: Historic Night for Juneau Soccer

JDHS, TMHS boys and girls action.

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Wings Airways gets new investors, owners

It’s a mix of new faces and familiar ones.

Has Juneau’s crime wave peaked?

The full-year statistics are in.