Tsunami comms test tomorrow morning

...the tsunami warning communications system across the state at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday.Some communities can expect to hear loud sirens, although Juneau is not one of them. (Juneau is a low hazard city and therefore does not have nor qualify for Warning...
Klukwan tips Filco 87-68 to open bracket 20 minutes.Daniel Klanott came off the bench and buried a deep three-point shot to end the scoring, receiving the loudest applause of the day."It is always an honor to come on this court," Klanott said. "I am the oldest son of Jeff Klanott...
Sports | Gold Medal
Ordaz repeats as Poetry Out Loud champ

...were recited Tuesday during the Poetry Out Loud State Finals been there to hear their work...Fairbanks, who was participating in Poetry Out Loud for the first time. She will receive...had spurred their interest.Poetry Out Loud encourages the study of poetry by building...
Local | Art
Poetry Out Loud State Finals to be held March 10 in Juneau

...Humanities Council will host the state finals for Poetry Out Loud, a national high-school recitation contest, at 5 p.m...published by the University of Alaska Press.The Poetry Out Loud competition, presented in partnership with the National Endowment...
Slack Tide: A marriage based on intercourse

...You know what's wrong with this?"And at the same time, we both look at each other and yell out, "Hot lettuce!" Really loud, too. Seriously, people were staring at us.I don't know what it was, but I knew that was it. In that moment, I saw...
My Turn: Cheer 'Out Loud' for poetry

...for the statewide finals of Poetry Out Loud. It is hard to believe this is the exciting...stunning pace since its inception. Poetry Out Loud was begun under the leadership of Dana...decade with the NEA to make Poetry Out Loud happen in Alaska.While there are many...
Who is loudest? Regional tournament will decide

Loudest is best.According to a Juneau-Douglas High School pep band member, that makes cross-town...bad-shooting team that has everything roll in during a game can be pretty amazing.And pretty loud.Welcome to Region V tournament basketball.
Music to a poet's ear

...I'm hopeful that when people see a poem, that they will hear it as well, because its best to read out loud when you can. I even write out loud.AOH: When you pick up a book of poems that's not your own, one that you haven't read before...
Make some noise! Melting glaciers do ...

...fjord sound on a typical day for Icy Bay is louder than being in the water beneath a torrential...He's like, 'This is really, really loud.'"Colleagues at the University of Texas...before it melted."They are extremely loud," he said, but it's a field where...
House Speaker wants special session, just not in Juneau

...building, the Seward Street side, and, finally, the building's face.Egan said he expects Capitol construction to be louder this year during the interim than it was last year, and he is working on securing an alternative facility to hold a special...
State | AK legislature


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