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SE artists recognized with Rasmuson awards album.? Arlo Hannigan, of Nome, will create a new sub-genre of world music. Working with members of the King Island community, he will produce an Alaska-world folk album, emphasizing the sub-Arctic musical landscape.? George Demientieff...
Welling to perform original songs about the Nativity Friday

...some of the songs with him. Myron Welling is well known in the music community for his vocal performances as part of "King Island Christmas," Singing in the Rain cabaret, and the Alaska Folk Festival and other events. Melita Welling said her...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...of Anchorage, is an Inupiaq poet with family from King Island and Mary's Igloo. Her debut poetry collection...Naviyuk KaneInupiaq poet Joan Kane's family is from King Island (uninhabited since 1959); many of these poems trace...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...years. (University of Alaska Press, November 2013)"Hyperboreal" by Joan Kane. Kane's new collection centers on King Island, the poet's ancestral home, and on themes of dislocation and identity. (University of Pittsburgh Press, October...
Who's Your Diva?

...back in my high school days I played Sandy in "Grease" at JDHS, which was a ton of fun. I've also performed in "King Island Christmas" a handful of times over the years and it will always have a special place in my heart.Three local performers...
Jean Rogers memorial service set for Sunday

...died Feb. 20 in Juneau at age 93. Her best known books are "Goodbye My Island" and "King Island Christmas," both illustrated by Rie Munoz. "King Island Christmas" was adapted into an oratorio by Deborah Brevoort with music by David Friedman...

...p.m., JACC. Fridays through Aug. 16. With Impassion Music Studio, The Empty Oil Barrel Band, and Alaska's King Island Christmas. Details: Live jazz, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Timberline Bar & Grill at Mount Roberts...
Governor names members of Native Language Council

...teaching mentor with the Alaska Statewide Mentoring Project. She also is a member of the King Island Drummers & Dance Group and a former member of the King Island Traditional Council. Alvanna-Stimpfle holds a master's degree in education and a...
Arts & Culture calendar

...Details: Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. Aldersgate...Details: (907) 465-2916.King Island Christmas, 3 and 6 p.m. Aldersgate...
On to the giving part of the holidays

...flourishes in many forms and this year we have two special treats of community giving. One is the return of the musical King Island Christmas performed by children from the Alaska Youth Choir and adults from throughout the community. If you have...


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