...Jazeera America, the Oregonian and PBS.org. Before becoming a freelancer, O'Malley was known for her work at the Anchorage Daily News.The Atwood Chair was established by Anchorage Times publisher Robert Atwood in 1979 to help educate the state's...
...Jimmy Carter was president. Oil had been flowing through the Trans-Alaska pipeline for less than a year. In the Anchorage Daily News, advertisers offered fryer chickens for 89 cents a pound and an AM/FM 8-track recorder for $79.95.Thirty-seven...
Alaska's oil is running out. Now, so is the money. In Arctic Village, a town of 192 people in the southern foothills of the Brooks Range, tribal administrator Tiffany Tritt-Yatlin faces a powerful problem.
This exhibit features cartoons from two of Alaska's political cartoonists: Dunlap-Shohl, formerly of the Anchorage Daily News and Jamie Smith of the Ester Republic and Fairbanks Daily News Miner.
This month's art openings include the annual 12x12 Community Exhibit at the Juneau Douglas City Museum, the grand opening of Heritage Coffee's new location on Front Street featuring work by Anchorage artist Kate Sevigny, a fairy tale themed photo booth at Kindred Post, and a jewelry demonstration by Jerrod Galanin at Trickster. Read on for details. Juneau-Douglas City Museum: 11th Annual 12x12 Community Art ExhibitFourth and Main streetsReception: 4:30-7 p.m.
A bear leaps gracefully off a downtown fence; a child jumps for joy during a Juneau Jazz & Classics concert; an intent election official scrutinizes a questioned ballot during the statewide hand count in 2010 - these are among the iconic Alaskan images Juneau Empire photographer Michael Penn will be showcasing during this week's Gallery Walk at the Capital City Weekly.
ANCHORAGE - George Attla Jr., known as the "Huslia Hustler," was an unmatched sprint racing champion and one of Alaska's most decorated mushers. He died Sunday at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. He was 81 years old.
ANCHORAGE - Convicted Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen, who abducted women and hunted them down in the Alaska wilderness in the 1970s as Anchorage boomed with construction of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, died Thursday. He was 75.
ANCHORAGE - A guard on duty the night a serial killing suspect committed suicide in an Alaska prison should not have been fired, an arbitrator found. Loren Jacobsen was fired weeks after Israel Keyes was found dead in his cell on Dec.
Mark Miller, the most recent leader selected to head up Juneau's schools, will earn $7,000 more than his predecessor, Glenn Gelbrich, bringing in a yearly salary of $162,000.
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