Kids, teachers and staff eagerly await the end of the school year, but it causes mixed feelings for parents who have to figure out a plan to keep their children active and engaged during the summer months. One option is to enroll them in summer camps.
Spring is a season with huge temperature variations. The weather can be perfect like it is this week, with blue skies and visible Mendenhall Towers looming above the glacier. It can also be like it was early last weekend, which had a mix...
And they are here.
Sluggish mosquitoes, sprung from the leaves where they overwintered. Moths and butterflies flitting the fields and south-facing slopes. Beetles skittering along in pinstripe-grooved exoskeletons.
In recognition of National Safe Boating Week 2015, the U.S. Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary across Alaska are encouraging and promoting safe boating practices to protect lives at sea, according to a release this week.
JUNEAU - The Tongass National Forest will host International Migratory Bird Day activities on Saturday, May 16 at the Juneau Community Garden. The popular day of bird-oriented education and activities is a free event organized by the U.S.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries announced Thursday a new Species in the Spotlight campaign to focus recovery and public education efforts on eight marine species at risk of extinction.