Juneau, Alaska (KINY) An inmate at Lemon Creek Correctional Center could face charges for alleged inappropriate touching of a staff member.
Sexual assault reported at Juneau jail
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Light Rain and 55 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 13.8 MPH (12 KT). The pressure is 1012.5 mb and the humidity is 96%. The wind chill is 51. Last Updated on Jun 16 2019, 7:53 pm AKDT.