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The capital of Alaska, in the Panhandle northeast of Sitka. It was settled by gold miners in 1880 and designated territorial capital in 1900 (effective 1906) and state capital in 1959.


(Placename) a port in SE Alaska: state capital. Pop: 31 187 (2003 est)


(ˈdʒu noʊ)

the capital of Alaska, in the SE part. 19,528.
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Noun1.Juneau - the state capital of AlaskaJuneau - the state capital of Alaska    
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
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When she was eighteen she married--a man who was going up to Juneau to start a restaurant.
There was a wild crowd in Juneau them days, but I looked at the other women, and their way of life didn't excite me.
And I knew that this dirty little Juneau hash-joint was no place for me.
I had one husband, only--him I call the Ox; and I reckon he's still down in Juneau running the hash-joint.
The roulette-ball was not even spinning, and the gamekeeper stood by the roaring, red-hot stove, talking with the young, dark-eyed woman, comely of face and figure, who was known from Juneau to Fort Yukon as the Virgin.
The City and Borough of Juneau (CBJ) is requesting proposals from
The loan, to Juneau I LLC, is for $5,040,000 (90 percent) of a $5,600,000 loan brought to AIDEA by Northrim Bank.
A search Wednesday night failed to find the granny but she hiked to Juneau's Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center on Thursday morning, the Juneau Empire reported.
Since the city's incinerator broke down in 2010, the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has scrambled to find a solution for Juneau's trash problem.
Juneau is in the southeast region of Alaska which also includes Ketchikan, Sitka, Haines and Skagway.
JUNEAU, Alaska -- A black bear in Juneau didn't let a few floorboards keep him from getting at some honey.
BP said all payments should be stopped until the court appointed claims administrator, Patrick Juneau, puts efficiency and accounting controls into place as recommended by former FBI Director Louis Freeh, who reviewed the payment program.