• Forecast
  • News Tip
  • Categories
Temperature Precipitation
Estimated read time
14s

Travel Tuesday: Juneau deals

By Daybreak Staff 9:48 AM February 4, 2014

Look for discounted constituent airfares and other savings.

ANCHORAGE – There’s more to Alaska’s capital city than the Legislature.

From tasty local eateries to theatre, plenty of Alaska history and outdoor recreation, Travel Guru Scott McMurren said there’s something for everyone. Traveling during the legislative session? Look for discounted constituent airfares and other savings.

Latest Stories

  • News

    As Anchorage vigil mourns Nepal victims, JBER joins earthquake relief efforts

    by Sierra Starks on May 03, 21:18

    A team from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson has touched down in Nepal to join the relief efforts, a JBER official has confirmed. Photos of an aircraft with “Elmendorf” and “AK” were posted on the U.S. Embassy Kathmandu, Nepal, Facebook page early Sunday morning: More U.S. Military aircraft arriving NOW in ‪#‎Nepal‬ to aid in earthquake relief efforts […]

  • News

    Fire managers preparing for early wildfire season in Southwest Alaska

    by Ben Matheson / KYUK on May 03, 20:55

    Due to millions of acres of tinder-dry tundra combined with a diminished snowpack, and sunny weather, fire managers are expecting an early fire season in Southwest Alaska. Tom Dean, a manager for the State Division of Forestry, says they’ve bumped up the deployment of a helicopter in McGrath. “We’re bringing them on a week early […]

  • News

    Man suffers fatal fall from pickup truck bed at Meier’s Lake

    by Associated Press on May 03, 20:19

    A 56-year-old man died Saturday after falling from the back of a pickup and striking his head. The man’s name has not been released. Alaska State Troopers took a 911 call just after 4 p.m. from Meier’s Lake Lodge at Mile 170 Richardson Highway that a man had fallen while his truck was parked at […]

  • Politics

    Opinion: Slime and substance in the 2015 Anchorage mayoral race

    by Forrest Nabors on May 03, 18:26

    In political campaigns the chattering class of political punditry chatters while voters vote. If you listen to Alaska’s chattering class over the last two weeks and have not considered the voters who will decide the 2015 Anchorage mayoral race, candidate Amy Demboski’s campaign is already over. According to the chattering class’s narrative, Demboski began to […]

  • Crime

    UPDATE: Police locate person of interest in Penland Parkway homicide case

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on May 03, 8:59

    Update: Sunday, May 3 at 9:35 p.m. Anchorage police say they have located Alvin Rodriguez-Moya, a person of interest in the homicide case. The investigation into the apparent homicide at an East Anchorage trailer is ongoing, according to a statement from the Anchorage Police Department. No suspects have yet been charged. A woman who was […]

  • DayBreak

    Kick, push: Alaskan streetwear brand exposes Anchorage’s skateboard culture

    by Sierra Starks on May 03, 2:23

    Kicking, pushing and coasting on a skateboard is all 22-year-old Taylor Goldade thinks about. So much so, that he spends his hard-earned paychecks on two things — bills and skate gear. Goldade, who’s lived in Alaska for most of his life, happened upon skateboarding after school sports didn’t work out. There was just one problem trading […]

  • Sports

    East High girls cruise to 5-3 win over Chugiak; boys tie 1-1

    by KTVA Sports on May 03, 1:35

    The East Anchorage High School girls soccer team let loose against the Chugiak Mustangs Saturday morning, scoring three goals in the first half and going on to win, 5-3. The boys team could not produce as much offense, tying Chugiak, 1-1. Mickey Victor and Olivia Grant each scored two goals for the T-Birds in the […]

  • Crime

    Kodiak man sentenced after guilty plea in sexual assault case

    by Associated Press on May 02, 18:58

    A judge is sending a man he calls “one of the most dangerous people to come to Kodiak” to prison for attempted assault and coercion. The Kodiak Daily Mirror (http://bit.ly/1I6eZ3r) reports Judge Steve Cole sentenced Robert Zoellner Jr. to 15 years behind bars as part of a plea deal. Six of the years will be […]