K3's Ira Glass show tickets still available

Public radio star Ira Glass, host of "This American Life," will perform in Juneau on that includes your name and contact information and "Ira Glass drawing" in the subject line. Tickets to see Glass are $25 each...
Ira Glass, host of This American Life, performs in Juneau Tuesday

Before becoming host and executive producer of This American Life, Ira Glass worked for many years as a reporter for National Public Radio. Surprisingly, it's a position he claims he wasn't very...
Ira Moore Stevens

Former Juneau resident Ira Moore Stevens died Dec. 26, 2008. He was 91. Born Sept. 23, 1917...Church and served as a bishop and branch president. After retiring, Ira and Geneva served in the Manti Temple and as missionaries in Wisconsin...
My Turn: 'Indian Country' would succeed where state failed

...Southeast Alaska, Native trust lands include allotments owned by individuals, as well as lands held by Indian Reorganization Act (IRA) corporations in Kake, Klawock, Hydaburg and Angoon. In the 1930s and 1940s these early tribal organizations owned canneries...
Frederick, Stephens to wed

Emily Catherine Frederick and Jeremy Loren Stephens will wed Oct. 5, 2013 in Ira, Vt., at the prospective bride's grandparents' farm. The bride is the daughter of Diana and Paul Frederick of Hardwick...
Radio personality highlights the power of narrative

About 900 people packed Centennial Hall Tuesday night, eager to see Ira Glass in person. But he made them wait a bit: The man behind the popular weekly PRI radio show "This American Life," took...
Native American veterans push for recognition

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The Navajo Code Talkers are legendary. Then there was Cpl. Ira Hamilton Hayes, the Pima Indian who became a symbol of courage and patriotism when he and his fellow Marines raised the flag over...

An article on page A1 of Monday's Empire gave an incorrect name for the Chairman of the Board of the Institute of the North. The correct name is Ira Perman.
Lower charitable deduction bad news for NPR

...voted to end the taxpayer subsidy that provides about 15 percent of the budget for a typical NPR station.In an on-air appeal Ira Glass, host of NPR's "This American Life," said that only one in 10 listeners makes a direct financial contribution to...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...HB135State employees can make automatic contributions to a Roth IRA. HB136Changes the way the state will reimburse municipalities...SB67State employees can make automatic contributions to a Roth IRA. SB68Allows the Board of Game to open an antlerless moose season...
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