Hearthside Holiday event scheduled for Saturday

...Nugget Mall on Saturday, Nov. 21. The following authors will be at the store from 1-3 p.m. signing books and other materials:Mark Kelley (calendars and books), Kim Heacox (author of "Jimmy Bluefeather"), Dellene Love (author of "Echo Ranch-50...
Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative Grant Program announced, conducting historical research, collecting archival materials, taking photographs and videos, preserving historic structures, or preparing interpretive and educational materials. Anyone interested in the history of Alaska's fishing...
Ravenstail Weaving Project Finishing scheduled for Dec. 7-12 in Ketchikan

...weaver. has devoted her career to studying and teaching traditional textile weaving. Students must provide their own weaving materials. Contact the Totem Heritage Center for supply sources.Students can register in person, over the phone or via mail. Registration...
Baby Box program to be launched in Juneau

...Hospital.Bartlett Foundation said the baby box is a starter kit containing baby clothes, first aid items, educational materials, blankets and toys. It can also be used as a bed that helps protect babies from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and...
Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

...Carson said Tuesday in Iowa that he is treating his foreign policy education like medical education, diving into reading materials and discussions with experts with diplomatic and military backgrounds."It's an ongoing process," he said during a satellite...
Nation and World

...leader Plutarch, is a ghostly, abbreviated presence.And Lawrence, still the magnetic center of the saga, can elevate the material only so much. Four years clearly wasn't fast enough for "The Hunger Games." Lawrence outgrew this stuff long ago.
UA Fairbanks to abandon wells, switch to water from utility water from a utility because of high levels of byproducts.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports carbon from organic material in UAF's well water combined with added chlorine created disinfection byproducts that exceed federal limits.Long-term...
From Australia to Zambia, slowing China economy causes pain towns like Port Hedland that once thrived from supplying materials to Chinese factories.China's deceleration isn't surprising...that an impact is being felt in countries that export raw materials. A closer look at the collateral damage:AustraliaChina's...
Nation and World
EPA fines firms in 2010 Anchorage hazardous waste case

...transporting more than 2,200 pounds of flammable paint-related materials containing arsenic, barium, cadmium, chromium and lead...officials, in an online response to the settlement, said the materials were ultimately disposed properly and that Rain Proof Roofing...
Anchorage Museum opens traveling 'Living Alaska' exhibit

...Alaska. Artwork explores Alaska's landscapes, animals, materials, and the issues that surround them. Another group of study subjects like politics, employment, and modern material culture."Artists help us examine the human condition which...


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