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A Day in the Life of: Daku'dane John Perkins

...poems to each other about how cool the other one was, he said.He characterizes his poetry as "more in the style of Robert Service, as opposed to some kind of slam jam. It's not the slam tram," he said, laughing."I believe people who write...
Pickett to lead final symphony concerts this weekend the slow movement, Kyle showed a great warmth of expression and artistry in the collaborative interpretation of Robert Service poetry with Dr. David Miller, baritone soloist."- John Schumann, horn playerTo read the full exit interview...
Crimson Bears make big splash at Anchorage

...Kodiak High School 5 15. Valdez High School 3 16. Robert Service High School 1.5Men - Team Rankings: 1. Dimond...High School 60 5. Eagle River High School 52 6. Robert Service High School 39 7. South Anchorage High School 38...
Bereman lit up Juneau's arts scene

...Horrors."Her first local role was Lady Lou in the "Lady Lou Review," a Perseverance summer production based on Robert Service ballads that ran for 10 years beginning in 1985. She blazed the trail for other well-known actresses who took up...
Buckwheat Donahue to trek across America, change his lifestyle and do something for Skagway, his home since 1985. There, he's known for reciting Robert Service poetry for tourists, and he started an outfitting-guiding company that he later sold. He's a promoter, he organized...
My Turn: Why Democrats fight for the Longevity Bonus

...long-standing Alaska values, because we believe the bonus constitutes smart policy, and because we believe, as the poet Robert Service said, a promise made is a debt unpaid. The history of the Longevity Bonus goes back almost 90 years. Before World...
Could more trail signs save lives?

...the Bureau of Land Management. The top of the mountain is Chuck Keen's private claim." Keen is the owner of the Robert Service Gift Shop on Franklin Street. "There was a time we tried to discourage people from hiking on the flume because avalanches...
Paddling in the Yukon

...It's an incredibly quiet time especially after the migratory birds have left, he said. "It's like Yukon author Robert Service wrote, 'I've stood at some mighty mouth hollow, plumb full of hush to the brim.' That's what it's like...
Eagles congregating in Haines

When Robert Service wrote of "mighty mouthed hollows, plumb full of hush to the brim," "silence that bludgeons you dumb," and "stillness that...
Living on Yukon time

...Gail said looking up from one publication. "Absolutely!" It was an easy drive to the lake most of us know from Robert Service's famous poem, which spells the lake's name a little differently: The Northern Lights have seen queer sights...


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