What's happening this week

...m., Thursday, March 19, Wright Auditorium. A musical mix of Bluegrass, Old Time and Contradance from the bass, claw hammer banjo, guitar and fiddle.The April Verch Band includes step dancing as part of their rhythmic mix. Dance styles include...
Photos: Dancing into the New Year

Tom Paul plays the hammer dulcimer during the New Year's Eve Barn Dance Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 at St. Ann's Parish Hall. The New Year's Eve...
A Great Man Once Told Me

...Hagerman, Lloyd Pedersen, and Palmer Pedersen. We talked of Vikings' greats Dick Longworth, Floyd Strand, Dave Ohmer, Bob Hammer, Stuart Jensen and Chris Jensen.That conversation had left my memory after a few years, as discussions involved other players...
$2K reward for finding Bullwinkle's vandal replace, he said."Sometime the night before last, some miscreant walked by and probably used - it looked like with a hammer - and shattered that $3,000 window that I just put in about three years ago," Falk told the Empire on Friday by phone...
Assembly protests two liquor licenses

...the reason for the protest, the ABC Board pulls their license," Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl clarified. "It's a really big hammer."Two other businesses were listed on the agenda as up for protest, but they worked with the city's sales tax office to...
A letter to Alaska reality TV producers

...nearly burning down the house. I bought a floor labeled "the easiest floor to install." Not true. It says, "no need for a hammer." Also not true. It says, "Just snap and click!" but it was less "click" more "BANG! DAMMIT! (That can't be right...
New Year's Eve events

...Eve Barn Dance, sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, will feature live music by Impromptu, with Mike Sakarias on hammer dulcimer, Ann Fuller, John Church, and Odette Edgar. Tom Paul will call modern and classic contra and square dances. All...
Today in sports history

...becomes the first player in NCAA history with at least 20 touchdowns passing and rushing in the same season, helping Florida hammer Florida Atlantic 59-20. Tebow finishes 25-of-34 passing for a career-high 338 yards and three touchdowns and runs for...
Pure Sole: A great man once told me

...Hagerman, Lloyd Pedersen and Palmer Pedersen. We talked of Vikings' greats Dick Longworth, Floyd Strand, Dave Ohmer, Bob Hammer, Stuart Jensen and Chris Jensen, among many others.Then we discussed various communities and their various gym rats and...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

...CCFR was dispatched to Lund Street for a tree on fire. Bystanders helped locate burning tree. Tree was rotted and smoldering. Hammer used to tear it apart and water buckets used to extinguish the fire. Fire Marshal was notified.? At 2 p.m. Wednesday...


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