Bernard spent several years in Alaska, beginning in Sitka in 1999 as a reporter for the local newspaper. There he learned to hunt deer and generally enjoy the outdoor life in Southeast Alaska.
Food keeps our bodies going, and thanks to local efforts it's also bringing members of the Juneau community together.
Over the summer, Food Truck Fridays have been providing locally crafted merchandise, live music and multiple food vendors.
Richard Council, a professional and prize winning tango dancer and teacher, will be in Juneau to offer a tango dance workshop Aug. 22-31. Classes for beginners through more experienced dancers will be held at the Fillipino Hall. Learn more...
Yukon-based author and cook Michele Genest will be hosting events in connection to her new cookbook that celebrates the food and feasts of the north. The book is titled, "The Boreal Feast: A Culinary Journey through the North.
The Alaska State Council on the Arts is seeking nominations for the 2015 Governor's Awards for the Arts
Nominations are now open in the following categories: arts education, individual artist, arts organization and Native arts.
1. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt
2. The Book of Life, by Deborah Harkness
3. The Magician's Land, by Lev Grossman
4. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
5. Big Little Lies, by Liane Moriarty