Ketchikan
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Ketchikan — Nathan Christensen, M.D., has joined PeaceHealth Medical Group in Ketchikan as a visiting ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
KETCHIKAN — Even more change comes for the Ketchikan Museums along with their renovations – a new museum director. Lee Gray of Minnesota will take the reins.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Sometimes people mistake me for an expert and ask me for advice, particularly about fly fishing. I do what I can based on what I know but don’t always feel qualified because I haven’t casted dozens of rods or used dozens of anything.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
I’ve never been overly fond of chimneys. Maybe because I’ve always suspected chimneys are not very fond of me.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Artist Pua Mauna won “best in show” in the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council’s 2017 juried show, judged by Ketchikan artist Evon Zerbetz.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Baby Raven Reads and Juneau Public Library family night, Thursday, Jan. 19, 5:30 - 7 p.m., downtown Juneau Public Library. Families with children under age six are invited to come for a light dinner, crafts, and Raven storytelling.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Kids Club Mom’s Empowerment class, Tuesday and Wednesday nights. This group is designed for mothers and children (one child at least 5 yrs) who have experienced abuse.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
It is a reminder that the campus rests on the ancestral territory of the Áak’w Kwáan, Chancellor Rick Caulfield told the Capital City Weekly.
web-posted Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The Girl Gold Miners of Pearl Harbor, Saturday, Jan. 14, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall, University of Alaska Southeast Juneau campus.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
“Finding My Voice” Alaska Robotics Gallery 220 Front Street Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
My sister wouldn’t take no for an answer. In fact, she set me up with a blog almost the very instant I got internet for the first time, in July 2015.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
This week we welcome the writer Tara Neilson to the pages of the Capital City Weekly.
web-posted Wednesday, January 4, 2017
The speed of time never changes. Life passes at a clip of exactly 60 seconds per minute, though at times that’s not how it feels.
web-posted Wednesday, December 28, 2016
From the editor: We’ve reached out to members of the arts community around Southeast Alaska for their thoughts on the year’s “bright moments” in arts and culture.
web-posted Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Dec. 15 was the last day to apply for some of the epic hunts around the state that require a permit that can’t be purchased over the counter. I’m excited and maybe a little nervous.
web-posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Everyone is subject to the pull of unethical conduct at some point.
web-posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Bering Sea fish stocks are booming but it’s a mixed bag for groundfish in the Gulf of Alaska.
web-posted Wednesday, November 23, 2016
The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council is now welcoming entries for the 2016 Juried Art Show.
web-posted Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) will soon have more services in Hoonah, Angoon, Yakutat, Metlakatla, Kake and Klawock.
web-posted Wednesday, November 16, 2016
A Q&A with Ketchikan photographer Felix A. Wong about his exhibit “Moonshine”
web-posted Wednesday, November 16, 2016
International TableTop Game Day, Saturday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Valley Library.
web-posted Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Hall Anderson is a former staff photographer at the Ketchikan Daily News. Anderson retired in summer of 2014, after 30 years at the newspaper to devote more time to his personal work and finally edit his vast photo archives, which span 40 years.
web-posted Wednesday, November 16, 2016
The Capital City Weekly is very pleased to present its first ever Photography Issue, in conjunction with the Alaska Positive show at the Alaska State Museum.
web-posted Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Elk Lodge 420 Veteran’s Day Dinner, Friday, Nov. 11., 6 p.m., Elk Lodge 420. Free to all veterans, American Legion and PFWs. Spagetti and meatball dinner.
web-posted Wednesday, November 9, 2016
We’re running out of time. In a few hours we have to head back to civilization. ‘Civilization.’ Right. Maybe when the election is over civilization will be more civilized… BUCK.
web-posted Wednesday, November 2, 2016
“Terrifying Visages”: Armored Warriors of the northern Northwest Coast, Thursday, Nov. 3, 12 — 1 p.m., Walter Soboleff Building.
web-posted Wednesday, October 26, 2016
KXLL Zombie Walk, Friday, Oct. 28, 7 - 8 p.m., Cope Park to downtown. Juneau’s zombie enthusiasts will walk the streets as a zombie flash mob. Prizes for best costumes awarded at Marine Park. Free.
web-posted Wednesday, October 26, 2016
My English 202 professor in college loved the author Barbara Kingsolver. I didn’t.
web-posted Wednesday, October 19, 2016
KETCHIKAN — Open craft nights are returning to the Totem Heritage Center every Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Work on your carving, weaving and regalia projects in the company of fellow artists.
web-posted Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Three miles, 20 feet, 25 days: Those are the specifications for Ricardo J. Búrquez’s “My World” mural project. It’s an ambitious project, both for the artist and the Ketchikan Area Arts and Humanities Council.
web-posted Wednesday, October 19, 2016
It was a rough salmon season at most Alaska regions this summer, with Bristol Bay the big exception. While sockeye catches exceeded expectations, all other species came up short. But salmon stakeholders can take heart that the fish is moving swimmingly to market.
web-posted Wednesday, October 12, 2016
The Alaska State Museum has announced the awarding of 20 grants totaling $105,600 to Alaska museums and cultural centers for museum projects around the state.
web-posted Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Seaweed isn’t yet a big part of commercial mariculture in Alaska — but researchers at the University of Alaska Southeast and seaweed product company Blue Evolution are working to change that.
web-posted Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Last week marked the third anniversary of me leaving California to move home. It’s stored in my brain’s filing cabinet, being pushed further from memory except this time of year.
web-posted Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Fish on! The lure of reaching a statewide radio audience has once again attracted a full slate of political hopefuls to Kodiak for its popular fisheries debate.
web-posted Wednesday, October 5, 2016
“New Beginnings” NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Saturdays, Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. 796-8690.
web-posted Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Heroin, Addict, Bush Tucker By Terrie Wells
web-posted Wednesday, October 5, 2016
JUNEAU — The State Museum’s upcoming solo artist exhibitions will highlight eight artists across the state including two from Ketchikan and one each from Juneau and Skagway.
web-posted Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Do you know which bar is the oldest in Alaska?
web-posted Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Hydaburg votes on name spelling change; Petersburg, Coffman Cove vote on marijuana
web-posted Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Low Vision Support Group, 1-2:30 p.m. Third Tuesdays, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Leone, 586-4920.
web-posted Wednesday, September 28, 2016
The longer I stay on a gear website, the more responsible I get.