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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2001

Performance set at Centennial Hall

Harborview will hold a performance Nov. 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Centennial Hall to raise money for its art programs. Performers include magician Jeff Brown, existential clown "Mumble" (Roblin Davis), musician Julie Mae Pigott and hostess Clara Bella (Dawn Pisel).

Ticket prices are $3 for kids, $8 for adults and $20 for a family. For more information, call Marna McGonegal at 364-2247 or visit

Geology student appears at symposium

Cathy Connor, a geology major at the University of Alaska Southeast, presented a poster at the Binghampton Geomorphology Symposium at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill on Oct. 20.

Co-authors of the poster included UAS student Bryan Hitchcock, UAS affiliate faculty member Roman Motyka, and former University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate student Shad O'Neel.

Housing needed for drummers, dancers

The Juneau Pow Wow Club is seeking housing for 25 drummers and dancers coming to Juneau for a Mini Pow Wow scheduled for Nov. 23 and 24, 2001. Food will be provided for the dancers; only housing is necessary.

The club is also seeking donations of cold-weather gear for Juneau's homeless. The donations will be given to the homeless directly after the Pow Wow. Additionally, a blanket dance will be done at the Mini Pow Wow to purchase some items.

For more information regarding either housing or donations, call 586-8187, after 5 p.m.

Otnes graduates basic training

Army National Guard Pvt. Sean M. Otnes has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

The soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history and traditions.

During infantry training, he developed basic combat skills and battlefield operations and tactics, and experienced using various weapons and weapons defenses available to the infantry crewman.

Otnes is the son of Steven Otnes of Juneau.

Bay to complete Army course

Army Pvt. Jessica L. Bay has arrived at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, Ala., to complete radar repairer advanced individual training course.

The soldier will learn to perform direct and general support levelmaintenance on ground based sensor and firefinder radar electronic assemblies and associated equipment; troubleshoot, repair, remove, replace, inspect, and test radar systems, component parts, assemblies, sub-assemblies, modular and circuit elements and related test equipment.

Bay is the daughter of Gene C. and Mona J. Bay of Juneau, Alaska.

The private is a 2001 graduate of Juneau Douglas High School.

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