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  1. W a s iyatee?Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Capital City Weekly

    Mallory Story, Will Geiger, Andrew Williams and Richard Radford show respect for the people who have lived in Southeast Alaska since time immemorial by learning, and helping to perpetuate, the Tlingit language. Six months ago, the four started a free Tlingit workshop at Juneau's downtown library.

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  2. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Capital City Weekly

    Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669. , 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library.

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  3. SE Santa ClausRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Capital City Weekly

    Jack Marshall has held many a Southeast Alaskan child, Elder, and boa constrictor on his knee over the past few decades as Santa Claus. He's also a real-life Santa: Whenever he makes enough on the gig, he and his wife Judy buy presents for or give donations to needy families.

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  4. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Capital City Weekly

    Alaska Bird Conference, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Centennial Hall. Every two years, researchers and managers convene to report on all aspects of bird biology, management and conservation in Alaska.

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  5. Making Local Work: Grumpy's offers friendly lunchRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Capital City Weekly

    Juneau may not be known for its year-round supply of fresh fruits and vegetables or for one-stop-fits-all lunches, but a local Juneau couple is working to change that. Jamie and Andy Troxel started their lunch restaurant, Grumpy's Delicatessen, three years ago.

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  6. Halibut fishery may be reboundingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Capital City Weekly

    The Pacific halibut stock appears to be rising from the ashes, and that bodes well for catches in some fishing regions next year. It would turn the tide of a decades-long decline that has caused halibut catches to be slashed by more than 70 percent in Alaska, Washington, Oregon and British Columbia.

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  7. A special thank you to the 2014 Angling SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    For the fly-fisher in Alaska, November finds most of us rummaging through gear that has gradually piled up over the course of the angling summer. We rummage through rods and reels, coils of fly lines and hanging waders and rain gear.

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  8. Snow-starved Alaska was not the normal stateRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    During the first 21 days of November, no recordable snow fell in Anchorage, Juneau or Fairbanks. Over an unusual swath of the state, the ground was frozen, dusty and brown.

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  9. First significant winter snowfall arrives in SERead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    It was the third-latest date on record for the first measurable snowfall of the winter in Juneau - measurable is defined as one-tenth of an inch or greater. Only the winters of 2002 and 1943 had later first snowfalls.

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  10. Help for foster kids at ChristmasRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    This year, the 18th annual foster child Christmas Sharing Tree is on display at the Mendenhall Mall near the entrance to Super Bear next to Salon 2211 and Pull Tabs. Juneau residents can select an ornament from the tree and then purchase an age appropriate gift for a foster child.

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  11. Take action now to be insured in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    The Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period began Nov. 15 and is now in full swing. Open enrollment means Alaskans can sign up for 2015 health insurance plans through the marketplace any time until Feb. 15, 2015.

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  12. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Capital City Weekly

    Applied math class, 9:30-10:30 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. For adult education and GED students.

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  13. Finding the write stuff in the 'Paris of the Pacific'Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Capital City Weekly

    For a town with around 9,000 people, Sitka's got an incredibly active literary scene. For one, there's the Blue Canoe Writers, a group started by Sitka poet and prose writer Vivian Faith Prescott.

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  14. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Capital City Weekly

    Applied math class, 9:30-10:30 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. For adult education and GED students.

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  15. October was a dry month in wet yearRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Last week, the Alaska Climate Center reported that 7.46 inches of rain fell on Juneau in October, just 86 percent of normal in what is typically the Capital City's wettest month of the year. This year, June and July - normally some of the driest months of the year - topped October's tally with record or near-record rainfall.

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  16. JPD opens police substation on UAS campusRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    The Juneau Police Department has opened a police substation on the campus of the University of Alaska Southeast, Auke Bay.

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  17. Making Local Work: WinterSong Soap CompanyRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    "The way it worked out, I really wasn't looking for a job," McMaster said. "Molly was a friend of mine.

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  18. Juneau and Southeast CalendarRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Low-impact exercises designed for seniors. Details: 789-7669. , 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library.

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  19. Keeping life spicy in SoutheastRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    In October I had the pleasure of visiting Chicago. I spent much of my time walking around and taking in the amazing sites.

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  20. Juneau bus routes will be cutRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Capital City Weekly

    Juneau's public transportation office is planning changes to bus routes to compensate for the budget cut in the city's public works budget.

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