Whale, what now?

...Group on Friday morning, Bob Janes pitched the Juneau Ocean Interpretation Center, a "visitor center and maritime museum with a focus...estimate."We don't want to detract from the Ocean Interpretation Center because we think it's a great idea," he said...
Pot board turns down marijuana clubs

...type of business," board chairman Bruce Schulte said. "Unfortunately, now with the benefit of a more detailed legal interpretation, we've learned we can't craft those regulations."According to the Alaska Department of Law, the initiative legalizing...
Call for artwork: All Alaska Biennial

...artists are encouraged to explore the authentic North, its people, materials and landscapes, through a variety of interpretations.The juror is Jen Budney, an independent writer and curator who has held positions with the Mendel Art Gallery...
Standing "O": A review of 'Othello' at Perseverance Theatre

...Among Shakespeare's better-known works, "Othello" also rates among the most venerated challenges for dramatic interpretation. Perseverance's production hasn't been re-set during the Iraq War, like a recent Royal Shakespeare Company production...
Parks: Welcome, Fourth Graders

...Nationally, all the agencies together have a goal of getting 1 million fourth graders signed up, said Alaska Region Interpretation and Conservation Education Program Manager Annette Heckart. The Forest Service has set a national goal of signing up 50...
Fall Arts Preview: Season of beginnings

...five-day cabaret workshop. Singers will learn the fundamentals of cabaret, including choosing the right material, song interpretation, microphone technique, stage presence and the protocol of being a performer. The workshop culminates with a public performance...
Email troubles persisting, Clinton camp reassures backers

...covering the release of classified material are subject to interpretation and nuance. The Justice Department has been criticized...fuzzy subjective system that lends itself to conflicting interpretations" said Steven Aftergood, a government secrecy expert at...
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My Turn: Nimbus is a relic of the '60s and '70s

...give this, our town, peace from dark dramas.What the courthouse commission required is substance, not endless interpretations of an original abstract thought. I ask you jurors, how does Alaska benefit from historic significance as that...
Restoring the 'Center of Kasaan'

...and that's the greatest part, that it can be so open to interpretation.There have been people who come in here (who) will be...something as topical as, 'Oh, it's a bear.' Open interpretation and active dialogue keeps this traditional art form alive...
Russian troops already in Syria, Israel says of both Syria and Iraq, and has declared a self-styled caliphate on the territory it controls, imposing a harsh interpretation of Islamic law, or Sharia.Israel, meanwhile, has its own set of conflicting interests at stake.Israel has carefully...
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