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Juneau's Hidden History: Bessie Creek Trail and the Aurora Borealis Mine

...actually go to the Bessie Mine.Aurora Borealis Mine was discovered in the fall...was never completed. Above the Aurora Borealis Mine the Bessie Mine was "finding...ordered and delivered to the Aurora Borealis Mine site, but it was never...
New conductor carries baton from Los Angeles

...they did - and very well! The audience, quite exhilarated, leapt to its feet and applauded on and on while the aurora borealis danced overhead."Quinn said the engagement of Juneau's arts community, evident that evening, is one of the...
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Juneau students honored at All State Art Competition

...Ashcroft's design, created in Adobe Illustrator, was inspired by her teacher, Timm Henry, and features mountains, aurora borealis and ice. Mauricio's design, which features a mountain, clouds, and the TMHS falcon, combines photography...
What's happening this week

...The Greatest Light Show on Earth' - the Northern Lights. There will be a short discussion of the science of the aurora borealis. Concluded by 'The Stars Tonight' on the Spitz projector. Details: 907-500-2941 or mariedrakeplanetarium...
Becoming Alaskan: How I got schooled in the art of aurora-spotting

...excitement. Not that I could see why.Hopefully I'm not alone in my assumptions, but the first time I saw the aurora borealis ... I was confused. Where were the florescent greens? The vibrant fuschia?As it turns out, those lights were...
Astronomer Dennis Mammana returns to Juneau

...The Greatest Light Show on Earth!""High above the arctic regions of our planet dance the unearthly colors of the aurora borealis - the northern lights. Learn the origins and lore of these mysterious lights, how to predict their appearance over...
Photo: Aurora hunters

Paul Gloe uses the light of a campfire to adjust the settings on his camera as he takes pictures of the aurora borealis near Skaters' Cabin at Mendenhall Lake in Juneau on Saturday.
Juneau Lions recycle for sight

...people less fortunate to be able to see, read and live a normal life." The donated glasses will be shipped to the Aurora Borealis Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center in North Pole, where they will be cleaned, categorized by prescription and prepared...
Plans set for inaugural events

...decor will be similar to that of Walker and Mallott's inauguration ceremony - a fabric conceptualization of the Aurora Borealis - but 40 decorated tables, 400 chairs and a dance floor will occupy the floor, Pfister said.Many people, groups...
Thank you: Lions see successful spectacles donation drive

...Alaska Vision Center, Lifetime Eyecare and Dr. Messerschmidt's Office. Donated glasses are then sent to the Aurora Borealis Recycling Center in North Pole where they are cleaned, categorized, and prepared for distribution around the world...


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