Neighbors

Davis, Longworth celebrate 25-year anniversary

According to Lin Davis and Maureen Longworth of Juneau, it’s not often that the same couple gets to marry one another more than once. The… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015
A life ring glows bright orange against the dark sky Friday, Sept. 11 aboard the Malaspina ferry on the way to Skagway for the Klondike Road Relay.

Becoming Alaskan: Surviving the Klondike – Round 2

The Klondike Road Relay is no cakewalk. This sentiment, I believe, has been established many times over. That being said, after getting through it for… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015
  • By SARAH CANNARD
A life ring glows bright orange against the dark sky Friday, Sept. 11 aboard the Malaspina ferry on the way to Skagway for the Klondike Road Relay.

Days of awe

The Jewish High Holy Days (sometimes referred to as the Days of Awe) begin with Rosh Hashanah (literally the head of the year) and end,… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015
  • By CHAVA LEE

The Roadies

On the streets of Skagway is where it all start,This leg is one of the steepest partsMile 1 starts out with a bangTime to see… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015
  • By DANIELLE LILLARD
Alan Love made over 1000 colored bricks to decorate his backyard garden in the Mendenhall Valley.

A tour of a secret garden

At the top of an average, wooden fence on Glacierwood Court, the tips of raspberry bushes peek out, the prelude to a secret garden.Four years… Continue reading

Alan Love made over 1000 colored bricks to decorate his backyard garden in the Mendenhall Valley.

He? She? Ze? Colleges add gender-free pronouns, alter policy

BOSTON — Welcome to Harvard. Feel free to pick a pronoun on this form: __ He. __ She. __ Ze. __ E. __ They.During the… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2015
  • By COLLIN BINKLEY
Twelve-piece "little orchestra" Pink Martini. At far left is the band's founder, pianist Thomas Lauderdale.

Pink Martini to play in Juneau Sunday

Anchorage and Kodiak, Bucharest and Budapest, Zabrze and Berlin — the fall concert schedule of “little orchestra” Pink Martini reads like a world traveler’s fantasy… Continue reading

Twelve-piece "little orchestra" Pink Martini. At far left is the band's founder, pianist Thomas Lauderdale.

Keeping it basic

Acidifying oceans are a big concern for Southeast Alaska’s tribes. At the 2015 Southeast Environmental Conference, hosted by the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida… Continue reading

Parks: Welcome, Fourth Graders

If you have a fourth grader and like visiting national parks, this might be the year to plan a road trip. A national program that… Continue reading