Barn dances kick off 26th season

The 26th Annual Juneau Barn Dance season kicks off Saturday night, Sept. 26, at St. Ann’s Parish Hall, 5th Street downtown. The dance runs from… Continue reading

Martha Redbone to play in Juneau Sept. 30

The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council will kick off a new season of concerts and performances with Brooklyn-based musician Martha Redbone, who will perform at… Continue reading

Rarefied Light statewide exhibit opens Oct. 2 in Anchorage

The Rarefied Light 2015 exhibition will open with an reception at the International Gallery of Contemporary Art in Anchorage on Oct. 2, from 5:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Local League of Women Voters to host first-ever wine tasting

League of Women Voters of Juneau will host its first ever Wine Tasting & Silent Auction fundraiser from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2,… Continue reading

Kasaan honored for village improvements

If you’ve been reading the Capital City Weekly, you likely know the Organized Village of Kasaan and Kavilco, Inc.’s Kasaan Haida Heritage Foundation have been… Continue reading

Haida Heritage Centre begins posting “Haida Word of the Week” on Facebook

Capital City Weekly staff reportOn Saturday, the Haida Heritage Centre began posting a “Haida Word of the Week” video. The video features heritage center staff… Continue reading

Revitalizing language: Poet Holman kicks off Alaska film tour

“Language Matters,” a film shown Sept. 17 at the University of Alaska Southeast, frames an important question for Southeast Alaska: What does it take to… Continue reading

Writers Weir: Flying Cats

Hurry scurry little mouse, a flying cat takes flight.Make no noise, burrow fast, and don’t be caught at night.Run much faster, show him who’s master,… Continue reading

Writers Weir: Fate

The dark-eyed junco trills from a spruce tip-topand although I’m quite aware of the follyof laying our emotions on animalsI am sorely tempted to say… Continue reading

Art in Unusual Places

The CCW welcomes reader-submitted images of art in unusual or unexpected places. Photographers of all levels of ability are invited to send in images of… Continue reading

Man one, vote none

I’m not sure how anyone can expect to be a united member of a “one man, one vote” politic, commercialized, where energy/resource-control through intangible MONEY… Continue reading

  • Sep 21, 2015

Nomination for Citizen of the Year and Lifetime Achievment open

The Juneau Chamber of Commerce is taking nominations for Citizen of the Year and the Lifetime Achievement Award until the close of business on Wednesday,… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Organized Village of Kasaan receives Community of the Year Award

The Organized Village of Kasaan received the Community of the Year Award from Southeast Conference in celebration of their contribution to their community, Prince of… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Floyd Dryden Jazz Band thanks anonymous donor

The Floyd Dryden Middle School Jazz Band would like to thank the anonymous donor who gave $300 to the program to allow much needed new… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Recent Births

Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital• A daughter, Aurora Lynn Mason, weighing 4 lbs. 13 oz., was born to Kimberly and Steven Mason of Juneau… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Hasty Half Marathon for suicide prevention

The Hasty Half Marathon will be held Sunday, Sept. 27 to raise money for the Juneau Suicide Prevention Coalition.There is no registration for this event,… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Thunder Mountain High School student recognition for September

Thunder Mountain High School chose to recognize four students for the month of September for their hard work and academic achievement.Senior Kollin Jones was nominated… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Steering Committee thanks community for donations to Riverbend’s playground

As previously reported in this newspaper, improvements valued at approximately $60,000 were made to the Riverbend Elementary School playground just prior to the start of… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

Community Garage Sale seeks vendors

Juneau’s 20th annual Community Garage Sale will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3 at Centennial Hall. The event is free and open to… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015

JAMHI announces Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration Grant Award

Juneau Alliance for Mental Health, Inc. has been awarded a four-year federal grant to provide integrated services through the co-location of primary care medical services… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015