web-posted Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Rowboat travel, even in boats with a sail like Oiselle, is usually sea turtle travel. They’re slow and bound by weather and tides but they see more and they can navigate oceans.
web-posted Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Ruth and William Brown are the founders of the Hoonah Baptist Mission whose goal is to serve the community with true kindness. Their latest planned addition to the Mission is a rehabilitation center for those with substance abuse problems.
web-posted Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Each year, Sitka marks Alaska Day with a reenactment of the Oct. 18, 1867, ceremony that transferred Alaska from Russia to the United States. Last year, however, events took a turn.
web-posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The Sitka Summer Musical Festival has big dreams and they are taking actions to make them come true.
web-posted Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Juneau Symphony 2017 Youth Solo Competition, Wednesday, May 31, 7-9 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. Free and open to the public. Winners will be announced at a reception immediately following the competition. Performing: Elizabeth Djajalie, violin, Kyle Farley-Robinson, piano, Alexander Yu, violin, Aliciana Zamora, double bass.
web-posted Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Authors at Sea 2017, Friday, May 26, 6-9 p.m. Hearthside Books’ annual whale watching cruise will feature local authors Bob Fagen, Ishmael Hope, Eowyn Ivey, Mark Kelley, and Kate Troll. There will be wildlife viewing, wine tasting and refreshments. $65. Tickets available at both Hearthside locations.
web-posted Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Cases of canned fish and a full freezer are wonderful things in fall — but spring, being the season of renewal, is a time to draw down the larder in anticipation of re-stocking with fresh salmon. My family and I try to pace our supply to run out in early June.
web-posted Wednesday, May 3, 2017
I’ve spent the last four years writing and editing for the Capital City Weekly. Those four years have made for positive, lasting memories.
web-posted Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Just a few feet from the chaotic scene sat Harriet Knudson, and she didn’t flinch. Sitting in her wheelchair just off the court, she kept her hands neatly folded in front of her chest. She has seen much stranger plays happen.
web-posted Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Though now a Hollywood star, Yakutat native and Gold Medal regular Martin Sensmeier didn’t expect a red carpet at the Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament this year.
web-posted Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Editor's note: This March, in honor of Women's History Month, the Juneau-Douglas City Museum has highlighted five different local artists, all of whom are represented in its collection, using the hashtag #5WomenArtists. Here's a look at those women, all of whom have helped shape art in Alaska's capital city.