Photo: Winter in sight

One of two totem poles in front of the Gajaa Hit building in the Willoughby District is seen in front of a snow-covered Mount Juneau on Wednesday...
David Boxley talks Native, Tsimshian art revival

...bearer, carved Tlingit and Haida totem poles from books. He used model paint instead...son, David R. Boxley, carved a totem pole at the Museum of the American Indian...the world."Boxley, who carved a totem pole for and hosted the first potlatch in the...
Poles eager to oust pro-market party

...create new opportunities for struggling Poles.A quarter century after the fall of bitterly divided between successful Poles profiting from one of Europe's, but many earn far less. Many Poles also work on temporary contracts with few...
Nation and World
Alaska tribal members to get back totem pole taken by actor

...the top section of the pole was displayed briefly in the museum, and the pole spent most of its years...among more than 100 totem poles that once stood in the...Of the original Tuxecan poles, only two remain, both...after the ceremony. The pole will leave the museum...
Letter: Totem pole return warrants celebration, not recrimination

...well documented that the pole was removed from a village...the taking of numerous poles and artifacts from the...The removal of totem poles and other priceless artifacts...the Harriman Cape Fox poles were returned in 2001 and the Tuxecan pole will be returned next...
Planning commission hears big plans

...infrastructure, and both Franklin and Front Streets present accessibility challenges. The sidewalks are narrow, and the light poles are bulky and take up a lot of space, making pedestrian travel cramped and difficult.Chief among the projects recommendations...
Coast Guard icebreaker back after pioneering North Pole trip

...icebreaker has returned to Seattle after cutting its way to the North Pole in support of a mission to study the health of the Arctic Ocean...of breaking more than 10 feet of ice.It sailed to the North Pole in support of Geotraces, an international effort to study the...
Santa Claus elected to North Pole City Council

...chosen to represent the people of North Pole.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...the 2,200-person Alaska town of North Pole.He began campaigning in his red velvet...Elyse Dawson, a youth pastor at the North Pole Assembly of God.Claus is the former president...
North Pole tops Thunder Mountain

The North Pole Patriots wrapped up the top seed in the Southeast Conference with a 41-20 win over the visiting Thunder Mountain Falcons (0-1...
Local sports calendar for Nov. 18

...January 22HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEYHome, 8 p.m., JDHS hosts North Pole at Treadwell Arena.HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALLHome, JDHS boys host...January 23HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEYHome, 8 p.m., JDHS hosts North Pole at Treadwell Arena.HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALLHome, JDHS boys host...


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