Courtesy Alaska State Library,Sitka-Indians-31 / Arcadia Publishing
As the rush for Alaska's gold increased, demand for preserved fish grew, both in Alaska and beyond, and harvesting activities began to require the efforts of larger numbers of men to satisfy the growing needs of local canneries and salteries. Here, men shore seine not far from a cannery site.
Juneau Dance Unlimited will present their annual production of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker Ballet" this weekend, with four shows scheduled at the Juneau Douglas High School auditorium.
Performance times are Friday and...
The lineup for this month's Gold Street Music concert includes T_Hill Trio, The Great Alaskan Bluegrass Band, Riley Woodford, Jane Roodenburg and David Crossman and Irene Muller.
The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
This week's list of Five Good Reads was submitted by Katie Spielberger. To submit your own list, email email@example.com.
The dilemma of a good book: you want to lend it to a friend, but then you miss having it around.
The deadline for entries for this year's "Choose Respect" Poster Contest, organized by the Office of the Governor, is Dec. 13. All Alaskan school children from preschool through high school are eligible to participate.