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Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...Sitka for my last pick of the year. I'm convinced that Alaska Day celebrations in Sitka should be on the must-attend...have a Victorian-era gown or costume to wear, the Alaska Day Ball, parade and transfer ceremony should be on your...
Photo: Alaska Day sunset

The sun sets on Mount Jumbo as seen from Evergreen Cemetary on Friday, Alaska Day.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down

Thumbs up to Alaska Day. As usual, Saturday's celebrations across Southeast Alaska were stellar examples of community involvement and spirit. Whether...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up to voter turnout, Thumbs down to keeping public documents secret

...wonder if it's really worthwhile, think about how your neglect could affect others' chances to hunt.Thumbs up to Alaska Day. On Friday, Alaska will observe the 144th anniversary of the Alaska Purchase and the turnover of Alaska from Russian...
Alaska Science Forum: Northern Alaska joins the cryosphere

...Victor Tsai, the physicist, wrote a the paper on lake stars after duplicating them in a Massachusetts lab.This Alaska Day will later warm above freezing, showing that the sun still has some punch. But the snow will stay, and the countdown...
Saturday Challenge

...30 p.m.OK, I'm up. I'm going to "Celebrate Alaska Day with Dennis Egan" at 3:30 (whoops, running late...Avenue is in Douglas. 4 p.m.I give up on the belated Alaska Day celebration and drive to the Empire's office to catch...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

Retired businessman and active musician Ron Maas celebrated the double occasion of his 87th birthday and Alaska Day this week by giving Juneau a present: $100,000.Maas' donation, announced during a private birthday celebration Saturday...
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Alaska Day of Honor ? Anthony J. Dimond

The Alaska Day of Honor for Anthony J. Dimond was celebrated Nov. 30 by Alaska Living...the honoree. Also celebrated are the two Alaska state holidays.Next Alaska Day of Honor, Feb. 6, 2014, Ernest Gruening.
In the Stacks: New fiction on CD

...Join them for music, memories, and a little cha.All public libraries will be closed Friday, Oct. 18 in honor of Alaska Day.For information about our upcoming programs, or to place a hold on any of our materials, please visit us at www...
SEARHC Alaska day closure

All SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium clinics and administrative offices will be closed Friday for Alaska Day. The closure includes the Haines Medical Clinic, the Ethel Lund Medical Center in Juneau and the Alicia Roberts Medical Center...


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