Jennifer Nu

Supporting sustainable fisheries, one bite at a time

Summer is here in Southeast Alaska, and the fishing season is off to a glorious start. Read more

'Tidal Echoes' celebrates 10th anniversary at UAS Friday

This Friday's Sound and Motion series at the University of Alaska Southeast will celebrate the special 10th anniversary launch of Tidal Echoes, Southeast Alaska's literary and art journal. Read more

'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference invites public to celebrate Alaska Native cultures

Next week, an extraordinary four-day gathering in Sitka will bring together Alaska Native tradition bearers, academics, artists, students, and community members to share knowledge and stories of Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures. Read more

Bed bugs beware!

As a child, this light-hearted refrain was often heard in our household. For me, bed bugs occupied an idiosyncratic existence alongside the tooth fairy, the boogeyman, and other imaginary characters that lived only in folktales and bedtime stories. Read more

Growing great greens seminar to be held Wednesday

During the long winter months, Juneau residents who are already dreaming of fresh vegetables and beautiful flowers can join a group of garden enthusiasts who are already anticipating next year's gardening season. Read more

Winter Reel Food Film Festival launches this week

The rainy days and long nights of winter are the perfect time to enjoy the great indoors with two classic Juneau pastimes: movies and potlucks. Starting Nov. Read more

Proper lifting techniques and chiropractic care for back health

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part series on healthy back and shoulders. Part 1 was published in the May 22 Empire.... Read more

SNAP benefits assist with gardening in Southeast

Recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) may choose to use those benefits to help stretch their food budget this summer... Read more

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