Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...small rural villages to limit alcohol being served, imported or possessed, but this will not apply to marijuana under the language of the ballot proposition, he wrote. The term "local government" includes only incorporated municipalities."There is...
Juneau archives facility to be named for Tlingit hero

...audiovisual recordings documenting the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian language, culture and history. Most of these recordings are wholly...materials that document the history, culture, heritage and languages of the Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian people and to make these...
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...combust. Some writers have made it their life's mission to use every opportunity and every negative adjective in the English language to assail Parnell.Our sitting governor resides among us because Alaskans sent him here with an unprecedented 59 percent of...
Miller chooses athletics and education

...order to achieve global citizenship. I chose to study Mandarin Chinese because of its significance; it is the most spoken language in the world."Miller traveled to China this summer to study Mandarin, and the resulting experience broadened her worldview...
On Writing: Don't seize the day

...deconstruction to mean something quite different. Derrida argues that language is too unwieldy for any writer to control; words have meanings...things we never noticed about the words we use, about how language peeks into our closets and sees who we really are. My favorite...
Beyond grammar and grades: The UAS Writing Center college level," Dodd said.Dodd said there are also language and cultural considerations that arise based on the diversity...the first generation speaker of English in your family, what language was spoken in your household," she said. "There's nothing...
Arts calendar

...Brian Gale, 10 p.m., McGivney's.Live music: N-Star Trio, 10:30 p.m., Rendezvous,MONDAY, Oct. 20Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. All are welcome.WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11...
Two Juneau artists accepted in Anchorage Museum's 'All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition'

...Anchorage: "Girl Story," silk organza, vintage domestic linens, Merit Award ($500) winner, and "The Acquisition of Language," wool, cotton, vintage domestic linens, found objects.? Betany Porter, Anchorage: "VW Camper Van," acrylic on...
Booker season: And the winner is...

...does with money: live."Stop it, Richard Flanagan, stop being so demure. You just won arguably the biggest English-language literary prize in the world, boast a little bit. Make wild plans. Bask in the moment. And please, please tell us what...
Scavenger hunt filmmakers

...submarine to capture underwater footage. "Emily Howell" is a computer program that creates music and "allows both musical and language communication," according to a website about it.One of Firefight Films' biggest projects so far is a snowmachine documentary...


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