A cabin with a view

...dream is nearly ready to be shared.This weekend, a group of Alaska's best-known writers convened at the cabins for an informal housewarming party as part of the Northwords Writers Symposium, which Jeff has helped organize since 2010 (see related story...
Southeast Spotlight

...weekend, May 27-30. Sponsored by the Municipality of Skagway, the conference is known for bringing writers together in informal settings where they can make the most of writer-participant interaction, and for a range of location-specific activities...
Board director resigns over appointment

...that the appointment had been made.Gillis said she requested a meeting with Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott, Walker's informal fisheries adviser, to discuss the appointment. Mallott did not attend the meeting, where Walker told Gillis he had deferred...
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Army looks into allegations of racial slurs at Alaska base

...The Army says it has launched an informal investigation into allegations that...aware of the allegations and that an informal complaint was "made through command channels."Brown says an informal commander's inquiry is underway...

...classical to rock -- but also in the way the music is presented. Attendees can enjoy free lunchtime concerts and catch an informal set at the Lucky Lady bar, or opt to take part in one of the more formal recitals held at the Shrine of St. Terese or the...
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Juneau Makerspace planning meeting to be held Saturday

An informal group of local artists and creative minds led by Sam Bornstein is hatching a plan for a Makerspace in Juneau. A Makerspace is...
Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

...the natural ways that we learn, is to have experiences and ask questions about them, and hypothesize, whether formal or informal ... When kids go outside into nature and ask questions, they see patterns. They're all really good tools for learning...
On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

...measure, Murkowski announced that she and Sen. Angus King, a Maine independent, were forming the Senate Arctic Caucus, an informal group of lawmakers - call it a circle? - who want to focus attention on the region's economic and strategic significance...
Crimson Bears, Falcons warming up tracks the Anchorage Big C Relays this weekend. The meet is an informal gathering to basically see what is on the season horizon.The Crimson Bears and Falcons will participate in a non-scoring informal scrimmage on April 18 at TMHS Field and will travel to the...
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...a chance for questions, she said.Sarah Erkmann, with the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, said Lunch and Learns are an informal, efficient way to educate people on topics of interest, such as responding to oil spills, a subject of one association-sponsored...


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