Parnell picks apart issues

Editor's note: This is the second article in a two-part series detailing Republican Gov. Sean Parnell in his roles as an Alaska...
Fledgling nation goes to war

Editor's note: This is the second of three parts looking at the War of 1812, the first foreign attack on U.S. land. Part three...
Piecing together Parnell

Editor's note: This is the first article in a two-part series detailing Republican Gov. Sean Parnell in his roles as an Alaska resident...
Eloping in Alaska

...which is why I didn't start writing this all down until my editor gave me one. Planning a wedding in three days fed off that...getting married as spontaneously as arrangeable. I had heard Arts Editor Amy Fletcher talk about Mary Lou Spartz, who was on the list...
Empire Editorial: Harvest season is upon us

...Director of Audience Abby Lowell,; Managing Editor Charles L. Westmoreland,; and Asst. Editor James Brooks,
Poet attempts to broaden the reach of his craft in unlikely places

...looks up from her poker game."Oh, my God! Really?" she gasps.Nearby, a man in a fedora turns to a local newspaper editor: "You better save some space for an obituary tomorrow. Because this guy's dying up there."When it's over, Mallory...
Valley Democrat raises $20K

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify the breakdown of donations to George McGuan's campaign.Two months ago, before...
Wild Shots is looking for superb images of Alaska's wildlife, scenery or plant life. Send your photos via email to: Outdoors editor, For all photos include the name of the photographer, a description of what is shown in the...
Jans to give book signing for 'A Wolf Called Romeo' Friday

...the proximity of humans and dogs. The book has already been named an Amazon Best Book of the Month.Jans is a contributing editor for Alaska magazine and a member of USA Today's Board of Editorial Contributors. He has written for Rolling Stone, Backpacker...
Behind the camera

...Olympia, Wash., wrote her first article about Kayamori in December 1991 while a reporter for the Juneau Empire under then-editor Larry Persily. That piece, combined with a longstanding interest in Japan, spurred her research, which has now been going...


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