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What is your favorite number and why?

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 9:24am
17, it was my golden year because my birthday is on the 17th, and my favorite holiday is St. Patrick’s day. Jolie O’Connor, Juneau resident

Southeast support group listings

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:57am
Low Vision Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. Third Tuesdays, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Leone, 586-4920.

Salsa Rueda dance workshop Sept. 30 – October 2

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:55am
Cesar Garfiaz, one of the country’s foremost salsa rueda instructors, will be teaching a weekend of salsa rueda, beginning with the basic steps.

Learn to make regalia, carve

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:53am
KETCHIKAN—The fall to spring schedule is open for Totem Heritage Center’s Native Arts Studies Program. The first class is “Introduction to Power Tools,” taught Oct. 10—12 by carpenter and carving enthusiast Jebidiah Knutsen.

Installation to raise awareness of Juneau’s 200-some homeless

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:46am
JUNEAU — The City and Borough of Juneau is participating in a national project to raise awareness about homelessness in town.

Dance and dine for Louisiana flood victims

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:43am
JUNEAU — The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council is hosting “Boogie on Da Bayou,” a volunteer fundraising dinner and dance to help victims of recent floods in Louisiana.

Madeline Soboleff Levy promoted to CCTHITA General Counsel

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:38am
JUNEAU — Madeline Soboleff Levy (Shaa Xei di Tlaa / Gaayjuwaay) has accepted a new position as General Counsel for the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska.

Jazz & Classics’ Annual String Workshop offers volunteer, scholarship opportunities

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:36am
JUNEAU — An intensive three-day workshop for violin, viola, cello and double bass students in October will include master classes, small and large ensembles, and orchestra class for string students grades 4 -12.

Cowan, Russell to lead United Way’s annual giving campaign

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:32am
United Way of Southeast Alaska announced that Peggy Cowan, a consultant in the field of education, and Warren Russell, Regional Vice President for GCI, will lead the annual workplace giving campaign.

Ketchikan Regional Youth Facility closes

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:27am
KETCHIKAN — Due to the fiscal crisis, the Department of Health and Social Services made the decision to shut down the Ketchikan Regional Facility last month, closing the facility on Sept. 15.

Glacier Bay public input period extended

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:25am
BARTLETT COVE — In response to public interest, the National Park Service is extending the public scoping period for Glacier Bay National Park’s Frontcountry Management Plan through Oct. 14.

Mark Wiggin to serve as new DNR deputy commissioner

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 5:23am
Natural Resources Commissioner Andy Mack has announced that Mark Wiggin will join DNR as a deputy commissioner starting the week of Sept. 19.

Myrna Gardner appointed to Juneau Commission on Sustainability

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:57am
JUNEAU — Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska’s business and economic development manager Myrna Gardner will join nine other public members along with the Planning Commissioner and one City Assembly member on the Juneau Commission on Sustainability.

Juneau aims to gather 28,000 pounds of food for hungry

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:54am
Juneau mayor Ken Koelsch has proclaimed Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, “a time to extinguish hunger.”

NAMI offers course for parents

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:45am
Classes start soon for NAMI Juneau’s family education class, NAMI Basics. The course is for family members of children and teens who are experiencing behavioral or mental health challenges, with or without a diagnosis.

Juice, butter from highbush cranberries

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:40am
To me, fall is a time of decay. Growing up in Wisconsin, it meant a time when the leaves changed into a layered palette of yellow, orange, and red.

Public invited to TV taping about Alaska sesquicentennial

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:32am
The public is invited to be part of a TV audience for the taping of “The Alaska Legacy of William Seward,” a program discussing the legacy of U.S. Secretary William H. Seward.

Excerpt from “Everything They Wanted”

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:11am
I arrived at the Gustavus airport from Seattle my first year in Glacier Bay on the afternoon jet. The plane flew north over Puget Sound above waters that stretch for a thousand miles through fjords and islands carved by ice during a series of ice ages.

‘A 40-year contemplation’ of Glacier Bay

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 4:03am
“Everything They Wanted: Muz and Joe, Reid Inlet, and Glacier Bay” — Book One of “If a Place Could Speak,” by Judith B. Aftergut

Personal decisions define Homer authors’ first book

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 3:16am
Jackinsky to give presentation, sign books in Juneau on Sept. 23-24.


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