SHI seeking teachers, artists for Jineit Art Academy

Sealaska Heritage Institute is seeking K-12 teachers and Native artists from seven communities to participate in the institute's Jineit Art Academy in Juneau.The...
The Purge: Anarchy

Opens Friday, Jul 18, 2014 Synopsis: A defenseless young couple finds themselves stranded in the city on the one night of the year that all crime, including murder, is legal in this self-contained sequel from producer Jason Blum and original Purge writer/director James DeMonaco. Frank Grillo, Keile Sanchez, and Michael K. Williams star.
~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Frank Grillo Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

The Maze Runner

Opens Friday, Sep 19, 2014 Synopsis: Based on the bestselling novel by James Dashner, this adventure thriller for young adults follows a young boy named Thomas who finds himself trapped within a giant, deadly maze with a group of other kids. While he has no memories of his life prior to the maze, he is plagued by nightmares about a shadowy organization known only as W.C.K.D., and hopes that these fragments of memories will help him discover the secrets of his past and a way to escape. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi Cast: Dylan O'Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Will Poulter, Thomas Sangster, Aml Ameen Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


Opens Friday, Jun 6, 2014 Synopsis: The owner of an independent comic book company and his two loyal employees attempt to expose a nefarious money laundering ring while promoting their latest release at a high profile comic book convention. Tony Leary is the proud owner of Junk Comics, a controversial company that's about to go bust due to critical backlash and poor sales. But Tony has high hopes that his latest superhero, The Sodomizer, will be the one who saves Junk Comics from bankruptcy. The Sodomizer is set to make its big debut at the upcoming British International Comic Show, a place where trends are made and legends are born. Just as Tony and his cohorts Rick and Keith are preparing to unleash The Sodomizer on comic book fans all across the U.K., however, the police recruit them to help bust a Geordie gang that's laundering money through a fake comic company. Perhaps by helping to help bust a notorious gang of criminals, Tony, Rick, and Keith can finally find out what it feels like to be true crime fighters, rather than just writing about them. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Central Council votes in new president

...Juneau garnered 34 votes, and William "Ozzie" Sheakley of Juneau received nine.Peterson is replacing outgoing president Edward K. Thomas, who retired after leading the tribal government for nearly 30 years. Thomas was elected to the presidency in 1984...
Empire Editorial: Keep Alaska a state that appoints its AG; Director of Audience Abby Lowell,; Managing Editor Charles L. Westmoreland,; and Asst. Editor James Brooks,
Empire Editorial: AG should answer to voters, not governor; Director of Audience Abby Lowell,; Managing Editor Charles L. Westmoreland,; and Asst. Editor James Brooks,
Juneau Ski Club's Jones, Goldstein win at state ski championships

...00.92 / 1:04.87) with 2:05.79, K. Skaggs ninth (1:02.73 / 1:05.71...placing H. Jones was second for U14 Ladies, K. Skaggs was second for U12 Ladies and Gabby...JSC had several podium finishes including K. Goldstein (fifth and fourth), R. Davies...
In the stacks: New picture books

...when someone you're supposed to love is just too overwhelming."Lester's Dreadful Sweaters," written and illustrated by K.G. Campbell. When Cousin Clara's house gets eaten by a crocodile, she comes to stay with Lester's family. Cousin Clara...
Empire Editorial: It's time to draw the line; Director of Audience Abby Lowell,; Managing Editor Charles L. Westmoreland,; and Asst. Editor James Brooks,


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