Yakutat
web-posted Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Alaska’s 2016 pink salmon fishery is set to rank as the worst in 20 years by a long shot, and the outlook is bleak for all other salmon catches except sockeyes.
web-posted Wednesday, August 17, 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, August 17, 2016
This June, the Alaska State Council on the Arts awarded $543,262 in grants to Alaska artists and arts organizations in its first funding quarter of the 2017 fiscal year in addition to ratifying $13,184 in grants awarded in the last part of 2016.
web-posted Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Two big fish stories have been spawned so far by the 2016 Alaska salmon season: 1) sockeyes save the day; and 2) colossal pinks.
web-posted Wednesday, August 10, 2016
AA-Five Alive, 5-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Church of the Holy Trinity, 415 4th St.
web-posted Wednesday, August 3, 2016
During week-long retreat, participants sang, played games and told stories in Lingít.
web-posted Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Seventy-five years ago, war came to Alaska ­— and as the first U.S. Army airbase completed in Alaska, Yakutat was at the leading edge of the territory’s defense.
web-posted Wednesday, August 3, 2016
First Friday Art Walk, Friday, Aug. 5, various locations around Juneau and Haines.
web-posted Wednesday, August 3, 2016
YAKUTAT — The Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has set up a crowdfunding account to help Ralph and Gloria Wolfe recover from a fire that gutted their home and killed Gloria’s brother, Eric James Anderstrom.
web-posted Wednesday, August 3, 2016
“We Do Recover” NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Thursday & Friday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. 796-8690
web-posted Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Women Living Sober, 7-8 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, St. Paul’s Catholic Church, downstairs. Details: Dawn 209-8373
web-posted Wednesday, July 20, 2016
“We Do Recover” NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Thursday & Friday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. 796-8690
web-posted Wednesday, July 13, 2016
(AA) An international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem. Early Birds, 6:45-7:30 a.m. Monday-Friday, Church of the Holy Trinity, 415 4th St.
web-posted Wednesday, July 13, 2016
For salmon, total catches by July 8 were nearing 28 million fish, of which 10 million were sockeyes, primarily from Bristol Bay. Last week marked the catch of the two billionth sockeye from the Bay since the fishery began in 1884.
web-posted Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Master weaver Clarissa Rizal of Juneau has received a 2016 National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the biggest honor in the nation for someone working in traditional and folk art.
web-posted Wednesday, July 6, 2016
The United Kingdom’s recent exit from the European Union, dubbed ‘Brexit,’ has turned seafood trading on its head.
web-posted Wednesday, July 6, 2016
“We Do Recover” NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Thursday & Friday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. 796-8690
web-posted Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Alison Bremner is a Tlingit artist living in Yakutat and apprenticing in the Tlingit language. She is a member of the Git-Hoan and Mount Saint Elias Dancers. She won second place for “Cat Lady” in the Best of Formline category during Celebration 2016 Juried Art Show.
web-posted Wednesday, June 29, 2016
“Staying Alive” Al-Anon family group, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Saturdays, Resurrection Lutheran Church library, 740 W. Tenth St. Free childcare provided. Details: Nina 957-4513.
web-posted Wednesday, June 22, 2016
“We Do Recover” NA meeting, 8-9 p.m., Thursday & Friday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital, 3240 Hospital Drive. 796-8690
web-posted Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Weekly Old Time Music Jam, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Alaska Hotel Bar balcony. All abilities welcome. Fiddle, guitar, banjo, bass, mando, uke, harmonica, etc. Free.
web-posted Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Brain injury peer support group, noon to 1 p.m., first Tuesday of the month, SAIL offices, 3225 Hospital Drive. Details: Leslie, 586-4920.
web-posted Wednesday, June 8, 2016
In honor of Celebration, here is a look at a few people who left a big impact on the Alaska Native community before “walking into the forest” this past year:
web-posted Wednesday, June 8, 2016
In addition to dance performances at Centennial Hall and the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, Celebration includes a wide array of associated events — all open to the public, unless otherwise noted. A Celebration pass includes admission to dance performances and most events at the Walter Soboleff Building and other venues.
web-posted Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Cancer survivor support group monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., third Tuesday of the month, Cancer Connection, 3225 Hospital Dr., 1st floor. For those newly diagnosed, currently under treatment, and those whose treatment has ended. Details: 796-2273.
web-posted Wednesday, June 1, 2016
A review panel organized by the Anchorage Museum recently selected five Alaska artists to present exhibitions at the museum between 2017 and 2019.
web-posted Wednesday, June 1, 2016
AA- Five Alive, 5-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Church of the Holy Trinity, 415 4th St.
web-posted Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Widowed Persons Support Group, 6:30 p.m., fourth Thursday of each month Fireweed Place, Parlor Room. All widows and widowers invited. Details: Sue, 586-6424 or Sandy, 789-0355.
web-posted Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Tongass National Forest, partner agencies, groups, businesses, and local volunteers are sponsoring youth fishing events throughout Southeast. No experience is needed to participate in these events. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and all persons should bring proper footwear and clothing.
web-posted Wednesday, May 25, 2016
YAKUTAT — The Yakutat Ranger District and City and Borough of Yakutat recently employed a nine-person AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps youth crew in a program called the Yakutat Youth Community Corps Project.
web-posted Wednesday, May 18, 2016
NAMI Family Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., first and thirdThursdays Sept. 3 through Dec. 17, 9000 Glacier Hwy, Suite 201 (Jordan Square Bldg). A free, confidential, and safe group of families helping families of loved ones struggling with a mental illness. Drop-ins welcome. Details: www.namijuneau.org or 463-4251.
web-posted Wednesday, May 11, 2016
The Compassionate Friends/ Juneau Chapter - The Juneau chapter meets once a month on the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Juneau Pioneer’s Home. We are welcoming bereaved families through a national self-help organization.
web-posted Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Central Council of the Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (Central Council) held its 81st Annual Tribal Assembly April 20-22, 2016 in the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall. More than 100 delegates from Southeast Alaska, Anchorage, Washington, and California gathered in Juneau to conduct tribal business and elect new officers.
web-posted Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Cancer survivor support group monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., third Tuesday of the month, Cancer Connection, 3225 Hospital Dr., 1st floor. For those newly diagnosed, currently under treatment, and those whose treatment has ended. Details: 796-2273.