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MacArthur Fellow Sven Haakanson lecture cancelled due to flight cancellation

Sven Haakanson's lecture on Alutiiq culture that was scheduled for 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Alaska State Museum has been cancelled due to a cancellation of his flight from Kodiak.Please contact the museum at 465-2901 for more information.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-01-19/macarthur-fellow-sven-haakanson-lecture-c
Art
Alaska State Museum hosts MacArthur Fellow Sven Haakanson lecture on Alutiiq culture

...grants in the United States - to 24 select artists, scientists, and scholars. One of them was Alaska Native Anthropologist Sven Haakanson, director of the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak.At 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, the Alaska State Museum in Juneau will...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-01-19-2
Art
Frozen (2013)

Now Playing Synopsis: After the kingdom of Arendelle is cast into eternal winter by the powerful Snow Queen Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel), her sprightly sister Anna (Kristen Bell) teams up with a rough-hewn mountaineer named Kristoff (Jonathan Groff) and his trusty reindeer Sven to break the icy spell. Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee co-directed this Walt Disney Animation Studios production based on Hans Christian Andersen's beloved fairy tale The Snow Queen. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Santino Fontana Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Residents escape trailer fire on Thunder Mountain Road

Fire officials say two residents escaped a house fire unscathed due to a working smoke detector.Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson said the smoke detector awoke the two occupants from their sleep at about 5 a.m. Monday morning, giving them enough...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-11-06/residents-escape-trailer-fire-thunder-m
Local
Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review winners, week six

From the Mendenhall Valley Library Sven Rasmussen, age 9, won a gift certificate to the Amazing Bookstore and a toy from the Imagination Station. He read "Jupiter" by Simon Seymour.

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-20/public-libraries-summer-reading-pro
Neighbors
Director of Kodiak's Alutiiq Museum resigns

KODIAK - The director of Kodiak's Alutiiq Museum will leave the job in June.Sven Haakanson Jr., who in 2007 was picked for a McArthur Foundation "genius award," told the Kodiak Daily Mirror that he will...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-08/director-kodiaks-alutiiq-museum-resigns
State
Help keep fire hydrants clear of snow

...fire department is asking residents to help keep fire hydrants clear of snow.Capital City Fire/Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson said in an online dispatch that winter months bring a special concern to CCFR.Snow can often hide fire hydrants making...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-12-04/help-keep-fire-hydrants-clear-snow
Local
Alutiiq Museum director Haakanson heads to Seattle

...and stories as community members and Alutiiq Museum staff gathered at the Koniag building for a farewell potluck recognizing Sven Haakanson Jr., outgoing executive director of the museum.Tuesday marked Haakanson's last day at the museum after more than...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-30/alutiiq-museum-director-haakanson-heads
State
CCFR cautions against outdoor burning

...dry weather conditions in Juneau that present increased fire danger levels.Capital City Fire and Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson encouraged Juneauites to be especially attentive to any outdoor fires."Care must be taken to ensure open burns are...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-09/ccfr-cautions-against-outdoor-burning
Local
Top track times to test titles today

...Sumauang, Villanueva, Ganitano), KTN 1:44.60 (Herba, James, Credito, Estrin), PSG 1:47.57 (Stuart Medalen, Sven Heinrich, Casey Bell, Andrew Mathisen).The girls 4x200 Relay features JDHS with 2:01.58 (Hintermeister, VandenBerg...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-05-16/top-track-times-test-titles-today
Sports

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