Becoming Alaskan: Living the heli-ski daydream

...those massive blades whoop-whoop-whoop overhead.Side note: How easy do those skiers make it look just hopping in and out with their ski boots on? Show-offs. Anyone who has ever worn a pair of those knows it takes a lot of practice to...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...unofficial trails anyhow.Anyhow, with all of this in mind, I am going to share some of the trails that often come in and out of fashion as my favorite running trails in Juneau. Forevermore, when asked this question I can simply refer to this...
Inmate re-entry program offers resources

...people who made it. Most of his life was shrouded in violence, he says. He was part of a gang in California and was in and out of jail. He came to Juneau in December 2011 to visit his mother. That next April, he assaulted someone and ended up...
Juneau-Douglas boys drop two games at Ketchikan

...Tompkins had a pull up 15-footer in traffic with three seconds remaning to tie the game on Friday but the shot rimmed in and out and Ketchikan secured the rebound for the 46-44 win."I thought our defensive effort and awareness was better than...
The Teammate He Never Met

...It was my first real experience feeling the pride of being a father because I wasn't really a part of his life being in and out of (jail) all the time. I never realized how much that really affected his life ... but it didn't take him long...
Five Good Reads for 2014

For this year-end edition of Five Good Reads, the Arts desk welcomed lists of recommended titles from a handful of readers around the state. Here are their selections. Deb Vanasse, co-founder of 49 Writers ? "Cold Storage" by John Straley.
January First Friday Art Walk

...6:15 p.m. led by returning teacher Doug Sturm. This class will focus on breath and movement to assist the body in and out of simple postures and will incorporate sounds and chants to help still the mind. Rainforest is located above Gold Town...
A new format for Arts

...broadsheet page called "Time Out," the Juneau Empire's Arts section has gone through many changes. It's passed in and out of the main section of the paper several times, appearing over the years as the tabloids Preview, This Week and Hooligan...
Off the Beaten Path: The Bigfoot blues

...vegetated slope. Suddenly something large and dark stepped out ahead of him. He watched it racing along in front, flitting in and out of the trees, upright like a man, but moving faster than any man could. Neither branches nor ditches slowed it down...
Bartlett CCU receives $94,000 donation

...roughly a decade old - are often too high for patients to get back into. "I'm less than 5'4" and can climb easily in and out of these beds," Harper said. This feature is a benefit to patients and nurses alike, since nurses had to do a lot...


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