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Building a legacy of remembrance

...That's our goal," Dick said. "Just to keep his memory alive ... He was a shooting star.""He sure blazed when he was here," Candy added.? Contact reporter Mary Catharine Martin at
Music lessons return to Angoon's schools

It's been a while since kids in Angoon have had regular music classes, but Salvation Army Major Cathy Quinn is volunteering in the schools to try and fix that.
Haines business crafts locally sourced skis

A few years ago in a November blizzard, Ian Seward picked up Graham Kraft and Lindsay Johnson, his new neighbors, as they were hitchhiking into Haines. It was the first time they'd met, and they soon found they had a lot to talk about.
'The Breach' to show in Juneau Netflix and other online providers."If you eat wild salmon, you're saving wild salmon," Titus said. "That's the core of what we're after here."? Contact Mary Catharine Martin at
Fixing the Broken-down

For almost the last 20 years, Angoon High School's auto shop has been used, mostly, for storage. Tools once used for the class disappeared.
Review: 'Surviving Bear Island'

"Surviving Bear Island," Fairbanks author Paul Greci's debut work of middle-grade fiction, focuses on a resilient boy who finds himself stranded on an island in Prince William Sound after a kayak trip gone wrong.
Writers Weir: Grand Camp (Elizabeth Peratrovich poem)

...focuses more on other families and historical events involved. This is the first presentation of the poem he has offered for the general public. ? To submit to Writers Weir, email Mary Catharine Martin at
From the Arts desk

...writing.With this week's issue, we bring you the first in a series of community-focused features. Staff writer Mary Catharine Martin traveled to Angoon last week -- after being repeatedly delayed by weather ? and spent a few days at the schools...
Mount Polley report: Two dams expected to fail every 10 years

...allow its waters to be threatened in such a disrespectful manner," the group Salmon Beyond Borders stated in a press release about the opening.? Contact outdoors writer Mary Catharine Martin at
Wolves of the Alexander Archipelago

...islands?What are the implications of high trapping pressure and the high pack turnover that exists on POW?? Mary Catharine Martin is a staff writer for the Capital City Weekly, and Outdoors reporter for the Juneau Empire.


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