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Juneau, Alaska is located in Juneau County. Zip codes in Juneau, AK include 99850, 99803, and 99811. The median home price in Juneau is $324,900 which is roughly $200/per square foot. More Juneau information.

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2 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Earthquake felt in Southeast Alaska, no tsunami expected

The preliminary magnitude 6.0 temblor was centered about 96 miles west of Juneau, according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center.

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4 hrs ago | Reuters

Federal inspector to examine Alaska tour train derailment site

A federal inspector has been sent to examine the Alaska site where a tourism train derailed this week, leaving 19 people with minor injuries, a U.S. Transportation Department spokesman said on Thursday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

APRN

Visiting Japanese fishermen photograph salmon returning to the hatchery.

A group of Japanese fishermen is touring the Northwest United States to get an education in fisheries.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Fairbanks voters to consider air quality

Air quality initiative headed to Fairbanks ballot: Interior Alaska voters will get another chance to decide whether the Fairbanks North Star Borough should have the authority to regulate air quality in the region.

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KIMO

Parnell appoints Corey to Anchorage bench

Anchorage Judgeship Parnell appoints Corey to Anchorage bench Eds: APNewsNow. JUNEAU, Alaska - Gov. Sean Parnell has appointed a private practice attorney to the Anchorage Superior Court.

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The Gazette

Sarah Palin cited for speeding, or...JUNEAU, Alaska - Sarah Palin is facing a...

The former Alaska governor was pulled over July 16 and cited for driving between 10 and 19 mph over the speed limit.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Bring your brooms and scrub brushes; downtown cleanup is Friday

A downtown cleanup begins at 8 o'clock Friday morning at Pocket Park on the corner of Front and Franklin streets.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

CBJ Planning Commission considers neighborhood appeal opposing Haven House

The City and Borough of Juneau's Planning Commission may have decided the first neighborhood appeal related to a group home for women leaving prison.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Capital City Weekly

Review: Mod Carousel returns with another 'boylesque' performance this weekend

Mod Carousel founder The Luminous Pariah, aka Seneca Harper, has returned to Juneau with his troupe of "boylesque" performers to entertain and enchant his favorite audience - his hometown.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Train derails north of Skagway; no serious injuries reported

No serious injuries were reported after a White Pass & Yukon Route train reportedly derailed north of Skagway Wednesday afternoon.

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Capital City Weekly

Urban Decay, Part II: First comes housing

Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series about efforts to improve the condition of downtown Juneau.

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Capital City Weekly

CG performs two weekend rescues from Sitka, Ketch.

Coast Guard Station Ketchikan 47-foot Motor Life Boat crewmembers medevaced an injured mariner from a fishing vessel near Kendrick Bay and an Air Station Sitka Mh-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an ailing passenger from a cruise ship near Zarembo Island.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Twilight Cafe wins top award for attractive storefront

Twilight Cafe wins top Storefront Star award from the Juneau Economic Development Council for most improved.

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Sys-Con Media

Ucore Provides Operational Update on Bokan - Dotson Ridge Project

Ucore has contracted with SRK Consulting of Vancouver, BC, to compile baseline data and qualitative results from ongoing engineering studies to produce a formal Plan of Operations for the Bokan Project.

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Peninsula Clarion

Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

The public was encouraged to participate in an oil tax discussion last week during a debate between current and former state government officials broadcast across Alaska.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Annual governor's picnic tomorrow

The Governor's Office is hoping for sunny weather for the fifth annual Governor's Family Picnic.

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KFQD-AM Anchorage

Juneau-area harbor getting an update

Work is scheduled to begin in October on an update to a Juneau-area harbor. Statter Harbor, at Auke Bay, is set to get a sea walk, picnic pavilion and added parking.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Alaska Native artist weaves heritage into modern fashion

Juneau artist Ricky Tagaban holds a Chilkat headband with sea otter fur and shot gun shells.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Japanese fishermen visit Alaska for ideas on sustainability

Chum salmon fisherman Fumiiro Sugawara says, in Japan, Alaska is known for its king salmon.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Coast Guard conducts dual rescues in Southeast Alaska

Coast Guard conducts dual medevacs in Southeast: The U.S. Coast Guard conducted two medevacs in Southeast on Sunday, deploying responders to aide an injured 21-year-old female aboard a fishing vessel near Kendrick Bay and to airlift an ailing cruise ship passenger near Zarembo Island.

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