Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...Christy NaMee Erikson and Ishmael Hope to celebrate the publishing of Hope's first book of poetry "The Courtesans of Flounder Hill."? The Wool Pullers playing a tiny desk concert at my desk at the Empire office. They'll be submitting a video for a...
Home after the holidays

...from a metallic green - some say it looks like a Christmas ornament - to being blue and tan or, more specifically, "Blueberry Hill" and "Hamster," thanks to Valley Paint. While repairs have been made, patrons have stayed overnight at the Juneau International...
Pure Sole: Noooo Snoow

...know how he came to life one day..."Yeah, well, it appears he thumpetty thump thumped past the traffic cop and over the hills of snow without me. Let it Snow"Oh it doesn't show signs of stoppingAnd I've brought some corn for poppingSince the lights...
Philip Esai is Honorary Musher for 2015 Iditarod

...Philip greeted, fed and housed 50 mushers for several years at the Runkles bison camp on the Farewell Burn Trail in the Peloc Hills 40 miles out of Nikolai. More recently, Philip and Dora set up a 12x14 wall tent complete with a wood-burning stove and...
Kodiak's Thomet places 15th at national meet

...champ Fisher waited until the big hill, with 800 meters remaining, to...field's second trip up the big hill located on the back side of the...Midwest, Seaholm H.S. Bloomfield Hills MI8. 17:52 Annie Hill, FR, West, Glacier H.S. Kalispell...
City slashes funding requests

...alone are estimated at $5 million.The last three funding requests included an upgrade to the communication tower at Pederson Hill for emergency radio communication between the Juneau Police Department, U.S. Forest Service and Alaska State Troopers; a...
Waa sa iyatee?

...said.On a recent week, the workshop started off with pronunciation practice. There's the difference between "gooch" - hill - and "ghooch" - wolf - for example. There are high and low tones.Geiger and Story broke phrases and sentences into their...
Hope releases his first book of poetry

...collection of poetry, "Courtesans of Flounder Hill," a period of time in which the manuscript...air.-- from "Courtesans of Flounder Hill" by Ishmael Hope ??? Hope will celebrate the release of "Courtesans of Flounder Hill" with a book release party on Sunday...
Photo: Looking for robotic gold

Tyler Tice, left, Hunter Hill, center, and Ely Douglas of Ear(t2)h of Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School celebrate moving into first place during the robotic...
Lauren Hill unlikely to play game again amid cancer fight

CINCINNATI - Lauren Hill practices only a few days a week now...of cancer that will shorten her life.Hill hopes that research will lead to treatments...move the game up by two weeks because of Hill's condition.So far, more than $324...


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