Meet cuddly chicks, fuzzy-nozed horses at Family Farm day

The Juneau Co-Op Preschool has organized Family Farm Day, a public event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 at Swampy Acres.

The public is invited to stop by and visit with some of your favorite farm animals! Whether it’s colorful peacocks, curious hens, ponies or horses, there’s

Cost is $5 per person. Proceeds will go toward supporting the Juneau Co-Op Preschool.


Buckwheat Classic registration opens

Registration is now open for the 31st annual Buckwheat Ski Classic. The cross-country ski race will be held on March 25 on the Log Cabin Ski Trails north of Skagway and include 50K, 25K and 10K classic races as well as a 5K kids race.

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Unit 4 fur season to end

The season for marten, mink, weasel and river otter in Unit 4 (Admiralty, Baranof and Chichagof Islands) ended Wednesday. Beaver season remains open through April 30.

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Fireside Lecture on Southeast’s ancient shorelines

Geologist Jim Baichtal will discuss revising old theories regarding how life adapted to Southeast Alaska’s ancient ice sheets during today’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

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