Honoring Col. Van Winkle

...nonsense guy(s)."Seymour had worked his way up to Corporal, which he said was pretty good for a 19-year-old high school dropout. Van Winkle had previously been a Staff Sergeant gunner in World War II and had agreed to serve again, a promise...
Perseverance's teen program to begin in August; young actors perform this weekend

...This program involves a week of camping combined with theatrical training and performance. The program is open to high school aged students and runs Aug. 3-9. Theatre in the WIld will include wilderness classes covering fishing, camping...
Juneau Lyric Opera's Mid-Summer Vocal Festival starts July 28

...rehearsals will be in the choir room at Thunder Mountain High School. The performance will be 7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 9, at the Thunder Mountain High School Auditorium. The registration fee is $100 and participants...
UAF 'outreach' reindeer a charmer

...started raising her first reindeer at age 15.Robinette briefly enrolled at the University of Alaska Fairbanks after high school but didn't finish her degree right away. She moved to Dillingham, took a job combating the spread of invasive species...
Behind the camera

...month in conjunction with the recent unveiling of the Empty Chair memorial commemorating the experience of 1942 Juneau High School valedictorian John Tanaka and other Japanese-American Alaskans interned during WWII. The Kayamori exhibit, set up...
JDHS class of 1974 to hold reunion

Events for the 40th reunion of the Juneau-Douglas High School class of 1974 will take place from July 25 to 27.On Friday, July 25, participants will begin the day with an informal morning...
Kid Cannabis

Now Playing Synopsis: A high-school dropout from Idaho starts trafficking pot across the Canadian border with his friend, and becomes an international kingpin while contending with ruthless, rival drug lords. Ron Perlman and John C. McGinley co-star. Inspired by actual events. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Jonathan Daniel Brown, Kenny Wormald, Aaron Yoo, Ron Perlman, John C. McGinley Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Ingeborg Lorensen

...Bardach), soon followed. Inge was always an active professional woman. She was ahead of her time and, at Penfield High School where she taught German, served as head of the Foreign Language Department. She also took on the role of director...
Convicted murderer gets 40 years

...shooting was not intentional, and that the couple - whom witnesses described as love birds in what seemed as innocent as a high school romance - was not arguing at the time. The defense said there was never any doubt at the time that Kowalski did not...
Hong Kong a hop, skip and jump away

...while we are in Hong Kong."When the group returns, they'll hold a summer camp Aug. 11-15 at Thunder Mountain High School for those interested in learning more about jumping rope.For people who would like to tryout for the team, auditions...


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