My Turn: Time for Alaska to rise as one

...front yards, car bumpers and jacket lapels are shedding campaign signs, stickers and pins. Airwaves, newspapers and social media are focusing again on other aspects of our diverse but connected lives. The heated partisan rhetoric and rancorous debate that...
CCS facing budget crisis

...Behavioral Health Program provides therapeutic foster care and clinical support servicesChild Care Assistance Program aids low- to medium-income families with the cost of child care as they work or participate in approved education or training programs. The goal...
Coast Guard Station Ketchikan gets two new boats

...Senior Chief Boatswain's Mate Kevinn M. Smith, the officer in charge of the small boat station.The new "Response Boat Mediums" - which cost about $2 million each and were built by Seattle's Kvichak Marine Industries - are replacing two 47-foot...
Rie Munoz Gallery opens Dale DeArmond exhibit Friday

...probably an upgrade from the troller.A serious dabbler in many mediums, DeArmond found her forte in the early 1960s after a short...a separate block for each color. After many years at this medium, it became too difficult on her hands and DeArmond evolved...
The Canvas Community Art Studio & Gallery: "Eclectic" by Arnie Weimer displaying works across multiple mediums including acrylic paintings,, moving from one art form and medium to the next. It may be a poetic stretch but each time I explore a new medium I feel like a caterpillar that has...
Coho's Bar & Grill: Artwork by Frank Mooney

...Grill, formerly Zen, in the Goldbelt Hotel. Mooney, a Haida carver of the Eagle Clan from Hydaburg, works in a range of mediums, and is best known for his silver work. Find out more here:'s...
November First Friday Art Walk

...Clan from Hydaburg, works in a range of mediums, and is best known for his silver is large-scale abstract mixed medium pieces created by an extensive process...combination of techniques, styles and media, and includes and playful illustrations...
Police seek burglary suspect caught on camera

...Juneau Police Department would like to have the public's assistance in identifying the man."JPD released the photos to the media and also published them on their Facebook page. Tipsters are guaranteed anonymity and can be rewarded up to $1,000. Tips...
Empire Editorial: Our need for more icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...combined. The U.S. has only two active icebreakers: the medium icebreaker Healy and the Polar Star. The Polar Star's sister...Guard in 2010 found that the service needs six heavy and four medium icebreakers to operate effectively. The cost of adding those...
Study: Tongass transition stalled

...local research firm Rain Coast Data. The industry is more than 90 percent smaller than it was in its heyday, with only one medium-sized mill in operation - Viking Lumber in Craig.While industry leaders see this as cause for alarm and hope to turn the...


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