Museum curator Bruce Kato will be missed

Bruce Kato is retiring as the chief curator of the Alaska State Museum. It will be difficult to find someone equally qualified, and with...
Ensign Kato earns naval aviator status in Pensacola

Navy ensign Joseph J. Kato, son of Ruth J. and John J. Kato of Juneau, was recently designated a naval aviator Squadron 86, Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla. Kato was presented with the coveted "Wings of Gold," marking...
UAA student builds library for Tongans

ANCHORAGE - For Kato Ha'unga, too many books is not enough. The woman's a little obsessed. She has books piled in a bin outside her cubicle at...
Photo: Sandcastles in the sun

Chelsea Flint, left, and her brother, Keith, Lindsey Kato and her sister, Kaylie, 6, right, work on a sandcastle at Sandy Beach on Tuesday. The National Weather Service's forecast...
My Turn: Nimbus is a relic of the '60s and '70s

...the Juneau Empire on the sculpture "Nimbus". Thank you for your interest.The question: why would Mr. Banghart and Mr. Kato - knowing the art's historic courthouse failure with both the community and a firm legislative outcry - place the same work...
Alaska's 'most controversial sculpture' gets a new home expressed interest in acquiring it for their own collections.It spent six years in the state's maintenance yard. Bruce Kato, then chief curator at the Alaska State Museum, spoke with Murray about acquiring the sculpture as a historical artifact...
World Cup 3v3 soccer champions

...Hansen.Teams: ARGENTINA - Kelsey Barker, Tayten Bennetsen, Ryan Kullander and Maddox Lawlar; BRAZIL - Martin Holst, Kylie Kato, Ryan Thibodeau and Lucas Thompson; COTE D' IVOIRE - Sam Cheng, Nikolas Daniels, Tevin Dick and Kelsi Sell; ECUADOR - Nolan...
Women of Distinction

...Greens Creek Mine. We thank our precious gems: Diamonds Alaska Communications System, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Kato-Owen Family, Women Caring for Women and Wellspring; Emerald Juneau Tlingit & Haida Community Council; Rubies Elgee Rehfeld...
Phase change

...employment with the museum goes back almost 30 years - and in all that time she's only had two bosses: former chief curator Bruce Kato and current curator Banghart."That tells you something," she said, referring to the work environment.Friday's event...
CELEBRATION: Seaweed contest to feature new rules

...due west of Craig, Klawock's Henrietta Kato finds what she's looking for. Those...pick. "You watch how it's growing," Kato said. "If it's too long, then it gets...them until I won." At Celebration 2002, Kato won the first Black Seaweed contest. Her...


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