Public Market opens Friday

...their studios, kitchens and basements, Alaskan artists and vendors of all kinds will be offering the fruits of their creative labors to the public this weekend at the 32nd annual Alaska-Juneau Public Market and an accompanying Native Artist Market.This...
My Turn: Review of 'The cunning little vixen'

...innocence of various ones as we ride the waves of the music to the conclusion, which will not be revealed here.Many unheralded labors of love from clever minds brought this quite unusual performance together. Imagine the work involved in creating costumes for...
William Sam Horton

...wrestling. In his youth he enjoyed basketball and continued to participate in the Golden North Salmon Derby. He retired from the Labors Union.William S. Horton Sr. is survived by his sons and daughters; Patricia, William W. Horton, Elizabeth, Laverne...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...University can create the nation's first union of college athletes. Peter Sung Ohr, the regional director of the National Labor Relations Board, states in a 24-page decision that the players "fall squarely" within the broad definition of employee...
Alaska unemployment rate stood at 6.3 percent last month

...3 percent last month, unchanged since January. But a state labor department economist says the downward trend in the rate since last fall may not reflect real economic conditions.Alaska's labor department says the seasonally adjusted rate fell sharply during...
Holiday lights

...of dancers dancing, actors acting, singers singing and others making the community more beautiful with the fruits of their labors would easily overflow multiple renditions of the "12 Days of Christmas," making weekend plans difficult to narrow down...
Lawmakers work on marijuana board bill, state seeks members

...of a new marijuana regulatory board, although lawmakers are still working on legislation to create such a board.The House Labor and Commerce Committee heard an update Friday on the latest bill draft, which would create a five-member board that would...
Juneau-based community group to build traveling greenhouse

...greenhouse is expected to be completed by May.For the effort, Juneau Douglas High School students are volunteering their labor. Woodshop teacher Andy Bullick said it's an opportunity for students to practice skills outside the classroom."People...
Servants in birth, life

...families so far and applauds doulas and their work, which "research shows improves birth experiences for families and may shorten labors and reduce complications," according to application material for the scholarship.Levy said for many first-time mothers...
State sends team to Bethel to help displaced workers

...which is set to close Friday less than one year after opening.Bethel radio station KYUK reported the Alaska Department of Labor sent the team there Wednesday.About 80 employees from Swanson's store are being displaced with the closure.Yukon-Kuskokwim...


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