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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 $359,900 which is roughly $203/per square foot. More Juneau information.

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3 hrs ago | SFGate

Education a sticking point as session nears end

Packing boxes dot the walls on the fourth floor of the state Capitol late Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Juneau, Alaska.

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7 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

Natives protest lack of movement on indigenous-language bill

Alaska Natives beat the drum during a protest in front of Sen. Lesil McGuire's Capitol office as her chief of staff, Brett Huber, in tie, prepares to address them.

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Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

Education bill moves to Senate floor, still without formula funding

The Senate Finance Committee revised the education bill again Saturday then sent it to the Senate floor, one of the last big pieces of legislation left to resolve before lawmakers can pack up and leave the Capitol.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Amanda Coyne: Funny thing about Juneau: The place is full of elephants

Let's just look straight at that elephant in the room. It's not easy but sometimes being in and around politics requires asking tough questions.

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Anchorage Daily News

Julia O'Malley: Thank you for reading

Julia O'Malley writes a general interest column about life and politics in Anchorage and around Alaska.

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Anchorage Daily News

Legislature presented with origami peacock

The peacock, a symbol of peace in Palestine, took a total of three months to complete and about 150 hours of folding paper.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Legislature in slow motion Friday as adjournment date looms

Legislators are still hoping to get out of Juneau this weekend but the pile of work yet to be done raised doubts Friday morning as to whether that is possible.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Juneau Afternoon 4/18/2014

We'll talk with Ben Huff and Katie Bausler about summer offerings at UAS including Huff's class in beginning digital photography; Antoine Doiron and Ken Fix will come in to tell us about a special benefit showing of Antoine's new movie Space Trucker Bruce at the Planetarium tonight at 7 p.m.; Daniel Teske and Stefanie Sell of the Alaska Department ... (more)

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Prosecutors dropping undecided murder charge in Yakutat case

Robert Kowalski prepares to leave the courtroom during his trial that started in mid-March in Juneau Superior Court.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

JPD seeks fugitive with history of drug and weapons offenses

Nicholas DeTemple, wanted by the Juneau Police Department, has a criminal history involving drugs and weapons and may be dangerous, according to officers.

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KFQD-AM Anchorage

Bill designates Juneau house for lt gov lodging

The Alaska Senate has passed a bill that would designate an historic house in downtown Juneau as the official residence of the state's lieutenant governor.

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Anchorage Daily News

Governor uses online townhall to discuss Medicaid, marijuana, oil-tax referendum

During an online town hall Wednesday evening, he also said he personally opposes the legalization of marijuana for recreational use.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Alaska class ferry design complete, construction upcoming

The first pieces of the newest state ferries should start to come together late this summer if all continues to go as planned, Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Deputy Commissioner Reuben Yost told the Senate Transportation Committee April 15. Meant to service the busy Lynn Canal corridor between Haines-Skagway and Juneau, the ... (more)

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The Stranger

The Seattle Rep Gets a New Managing Director

After approximately eight lifetimes of the Galapagos tortoise, Ben Moore is stepping down as managing director of the Seattle Repertory Theatre, and his successor has been announced - Jeffrey Herrmann, who's been the managing director of the Wooly Mammoth Theater in DC since 2007 and has taught in the performing arts department at American ... (more)

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Nurses Association celebrates 60 years, announces new president

Oct. 5, 2013 marked 60 years of operations for the Alaska Nurses Association as the professional organization representing thousands of nurses across the state.

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Capital City Weekly

Extension moves to new office

The office in the Bill Ray Center will close April 16 and reopen April 21 at its new location at 450 Whittier St., Suite 128.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Capital City Weekly

When drains won't do, Juneau's landfill does

If you're someone who paints, tinkers with cars or takes apart computers, you no longer have to wait to get rid of - or obtain - hazardous chemicals.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Origami peace peacock finds a home in the state capitol

The origami peacock for peace is made of more than 2,000 pieces of paper. It's three feet wide and roughly two feet tall.

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Sounds from down under the Slush Cup

A snowboarder prepared for the inevitable picks up speed at Eaglecrest's 2014 Slush Cup Juneau Ski Club head coach Dan Ord flies through a gate at Eaglecrest's 2014 Slush Cup Juneau Ski Club head coach Dan Ord flips head over heels into the pond at Eaglecrest's 2014 Slush Cup A jump uphill of the pond provides a big launch for snowboarders and ... (more)

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KTOO-TV Juneau

Juneau's efforts to redraw flood maps produces results

FEMA's flood map for downtown and West Juneau. The city has been working with property owners and the federal agency to correct problems with the maps that erroneously included some properties in flood zones.

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