web-posted Wednesday, March 15, 2017
A friend just sent me a book of the very first Superman stories to appear in Sunday comic strips, and it got me thinking about how curious it was that the originators of Superman decided to make an element from his home planet be his Achilles heel, something that could undermine his powers and drain his strength.
web-posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Wrangell firefighters last year raised $16,667, placing them third for the most fundraising per capita.
web-posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017
I love that a whale once dipped to glide a few feet under our boat. Another time I spotted a moose “hidden” in immobility. And I was stricken into stillness myself when a grizzly huffed at me before stalking off.
web-posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017
As kids we lived so far out in the bush with only our family for companions that when my parents mentioned that neighbors would be moving in, we didn’t know what to make of it. “Neighbor? What does that even mean?” we wondered.
web-posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017
WRANGELL —Permits will soon become available for those wanting an opportunity to visit the world-class bear viewing at Anan Wildlife Observatory this summer.
web-posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The National Park Service Jan. 12 published final regulations allowing federal subsistence users in Alaska to collect and use non-edible animal parts and plants for the making and selling of handicrafts.
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 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 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, 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 7, 2016
The U.S. Forest Service is offering free government contracting workshops in seven Southeast communities for small businesses interested in contract work with the federal government and the Forest Service. Workshops will be held on Thursday, Dec. 8, from 2 - 5 p.m.