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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 $328,900 which is roughly $201/per square foot. More Juneau information.

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1 hr ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

Well-known humpback whale killed in boat collision

A 48-foot female humpback whale that has been seen in the waters of southeast Alaska for nearly 40 years has been found dead.

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1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Well-known humpback whale killed in boat collision

This July 2014 image provided by NOAA shows NOAA Fisheries Alaska Region Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator Aleria Jensen, right, measuring the length of a female humpback whale while University of Alaska Fairbanks marine biology graduate student Suzie Teerlink holds the other end of the line during a necropsy near Funter Bay, Alaska.

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1 hr ago | ABC 33/40

Well-known humpback whale killed in boat collision

Democratic Sen Mark Udall is skeptical of his challenger's proposal to make birth control pills available over the counter, without a prescription.

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10 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

Juneau Afternoon - 7/11/14

KTOO News at 104.3 provides the Capital City with up to the minute local, state, national and international news and information delivered by the most trusted sources available.

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10 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

TODAY Show live from Juneau, Alaska

In order to broadcast live from Juneau, NBC got a special use permit from the Tongass National Forest, set up a satellite and installed six phone lines at the visitor center pavilion.

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10 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

FAA hazardous material fine prompts legislators to redo relocation policy

Ammunition, a cigarette lighter and a can of aerosol fabric spray was found in Wes Keller's freight, prompting a fine from the FAA.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

VA official: Luring doctors, nurses a challenge for Alaska

The chief of staff for the Alaska Veterans Affairs Health Care System said July 3 that recruitment of doctors and nurses is one of the biggest challenges the system faces.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Q&A with Revenue Commissioner Rodell and Deputy Pawlowski

Department of Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell and Deputy Commissioner Mike Pawlowski, who was integral in the development of Senate Bill 21, met with the Juneau Empire on June 30 to discuss how the new oil tax system was developed, and how companies have reacted to the new business climate for the oil and gas industry in Alaska.

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Capital City Weekly

Herring return to Auke Bay

At the end of June, herring returned to Auke Bay to spawn in significant numbers for the first time in more than 20 years - and though the ultimate success of the eggs remains to be seen, it's a promising sign for those working to increase herring's abundance in Lynn Canal and Southeast Alaska.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Alaska Marine Advisory Program tracks the effectiveness of whale pingers

Humpback whales in North Pass between Lincoln Island and Shelter Island in the Lynn Canal north of Juneau.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Strong start to season for gillnetters

For gillnetters in Northern Southeast, the season started off with lots of big, heavy fish and boats from around the region flocking north for a piece of the action.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Telephone scam threatens AELP customers

Another telephone scam hit the capital city Wednesday - this one threatening to turn off electricity unless the customer paid up immediately.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Homer News

Juneau water, sewer rates hiked for improvements

Water and wastewater utility rates for Juneau residents and businesses will increase each year beginning Jan. 1 to help the city foot the bill for millions in long-needed infrastructure improvements.

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Anchorage Daily News

Scientists wary as water and ice build behind glacier dam above Juneau

It's been pouring rain in Juneau lately, which has some people bracing for a new and unusual kind of flooding precipitated by climate change.

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Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: 'Today' show filming in Juneau

NBC morning show filming at Mendenhall Glacier: NBC's "Today" show will be broadcasting live from Alaska's capital city Thursday morning.

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Capital City Weekly

Soapbox Challenge terrifying, thrilling

Each year on July 4, Juneau and Douglas kids hurtle down Saint Anne's Avenue in cars of their own making.

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KFQD-AM Anchorage

Juneau planners OK first Southeast peony farm

A Juneau man has received city approval for the first peony farm in southeast Alaska.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Miami Herald

Parnell won't study pot measure ahead of vote

In this Jan. 23, 2014, file photo, Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell gestures during a news conference in Juneau, Alaska.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Guest Commentary: a $2 billion giveawaya soundbite is a dangerous distraction

Over the years I've read many of the reports written for the Institute of Social and Economic Research.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Herring return in significant numbers to Auke Bay

Whether the fishery is becoming healthier won't be seen until scientists see if the eggs are fertilized and if they survive.

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Flood Warning for Juneau County was issued at July 11 at 10:41AM AKDT

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