Yakutat
web-posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Juneau
web-posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Festival season is upon us in Southeast Alaska. This weekend, Skagwegians will welcome hundreds to their community for the Buckwheat Ski Classic, marking winter's end with a distinctive celebration of snow. Next weekend, Ketchikan will celebrate a harbinger of spring - the Rufous hummingbird - with the start of its month-long Alaska Hummingbird Festival. And the week after that, beginning April 6, it's the Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau - the official kick-off to warmer weather for many. From there, a different festival will be taking place somewhere in Southeast nearly every weekend through September. The CCW will be putting out its annual Fun & Festival Guide next month, but to help readers keep track of what's happening on a weekly basis, we've introduced a Southeast Spotlight box on page 2, highlighting a major event or festival in a Southeast community for the coming week. This spotlight will supplement our What's Happening listings on page 3.
web-posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Seven times is the charm for building some momentum on a measure that aims to give personal use (PU) fisheries a priority over commercial and sport users. As it stands now, the three fisheries all are on equal footing in the eyes and actions of state managers.
web-posted Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Juneau Wednesday
web-posted Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Like wood carving and textile weaving, metalsmithing is an artform for which the Tlingit and Haida tribes of Southeast Alaska have long been well known. Beginning with the use of Alaskan copper prior to contact, and continuing with post-contact materials such as silver, Tlingit and Haida craftsman laid the foundation for a tradition that continues to flourish in the work of modern artists.
web-posted Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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web-posted Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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web-posted Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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web-posted Thursday, February 5, 2015
The wolves of the Alexander Archipelago are mysterious; scientists don’t even agree about whether or not they’re a subspecies of the gray wolf.
web-posted Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Whether trapping muskrat on a New England golf course, wandering the Arizona desert with his father, or counting sockeye in Yakutat, Mike Freeman looks for - and finds - the wonderful in the natural world. To read "Neither Mountain nor River: Fathers, Sons, and an Unsettled Faith" is to immerse yourself in a wide swath of America, and to appreciate its sometimes harsh beauty.
web-posted Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Retired Yakutat High School boys basketball coach Bertrand Adams Jr. went to the town's airport on Friday night to see a former player off.
web-posted Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Dark-eyed juncos hop all over Sitka's roadsides and gardens in the winter, but no one knows where those birds go come summer.
web-posted Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The first measurable snow of the season arrived in Juneau on Nov. 29, setting several records in the process.

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