JUNEAU - When the U.S. Forest Service's revised map of the Juneau Icefield is printed next month, it will contain an original Tlingit place name for the first time: Tlaxhsatanjín, which can be translated as "idle hands" or "hands at rest."
Former Juneau band Shiver Twins recently took a leap of faith into the unknown, leaving the safety and support of Juneau's familiar venues for the opportunity and excitement of Seattle.
Editor's note: This article was previously published in the Juneau Empire on April 8 and is reprinted here for the benefit of those in other Southeast communities.
Auk Kwaan tribal leader Rosa Miller began breaking glass ceilings young.
Acclaimed local author Stuart Archer Cohen wasn't referring to himself or writing when he described Juneau as an incubator of world-class talent - although with three novels (soon to be four) translated into more than 10 different languages, he very well could've been.
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