On sunny days in the Empire newsroom we often open the doors to let in a cool breeze — but this afternoon we got a little more than fresh air — we got a live bird.
We often have crows...
4 hours 58 min ago
The weather towards the end of June was cloudy and rainy, with not much hope for improvement any time soon. We squeezed in some good bike rides and hikes when we got the chance, but for the most...
2 weeks 6 days ago
Mod Carousel founder The Luminous Pariah, aka Seneca Harper, has returned to Juneau once again with his troupe of "boylesque" performers to entertain and...
4 weeks 4 days ago
“We need to do a ridge hike,” I told Scott. “We haven’t done a good ridge hike yet this summer.”
He looked surprised as he replied, “Sure we have. We hiked Gold Ridge and up Mt. Gastineau...
7 weeks 2 days ago
One of the methods I use to fall asleep is to hike up the Spaulding Trail and over to Muir Cabin in my mind. I try to be as detailed as possible. If I find that I’ve skipped ahead or missed a...
9 weeks 3 hours ago
I must have met Sharon soon after she moved to Juneau. She showed up for some weekly evening bike rides I organized through the Juneau Freewheelers Bike Club to encourage women to bicycle and...
10 weeks 5 days ago
#YesAllWomen is a hashtag that started trending following the Isla Vista shooting, but it's not just about the shooting, or shootings in general, or those women — it's about the experiences of all...
11 weeks 3 days ago
Have you ever hiked a trail that left you so traumatized you never wanted to return there again?
13 weeks 3 days ago
A lot has happened in the last few months, from that fateful email congratulating me on being a nominee for a GLAAD Media Award — What? How? OMG! — to returning to Juneau Monday evening...
18 weeks 3 days ago
When I realized that I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change had two casts, I was torn — which cast do I see?
19 weeks 4 days ago
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