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Rasmuson Foundation announces grants

...The Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault was awarded $24,040 for new office equipment. The Whale Project received $15,000 for waterworks, and the University of Alaska Southeast Foundation was awarded $25,000 for its...
Seawalk, whale statue bid busts

...parties generally have a better understanding of cost when dealing with projects like roofing or building small structures."Contractors can't just say 'Hey, what did we bid on the last Seawalk and giant whale project?'" Watt said.
Whale, what now?

...would like the support of the Whale Project, which isn't looking likely...Bruce Botelho, president of the Whale Project, attended the DIG meeting Friday...the pitch. Janes met with the whale project Board of Directors at the end...
Letter: Housing action needed

...Juneau is a top community priority.Why then are some members of the Assembly unwilling to take a deep breath, put the whale project on hold, and see if we can do both - increase housing units and display the whale prominently. We hear, "Gosh...
My Turn: It's not too late to move whale sculpture

...are largely unknown.Admittedly, there has been considerable planning involving both the sea walk project and the whale project, but there has been very little scrutiny of the "sea walk/island" idea or its connection to Bridge Park until...
Empire Editorial: Whale sculpture a worthy endeavor

...past, this newspaper has stated its support of the Whale Project - the effort to put a bronze whale sculpture on Juneau's...stands to raise money - the committee organizing the Whale Project is in the process of trademarking the whale. That trademark...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...thanks to modern technology his words are available online even though he has walked in to the forest ahead of us.? Whale Project: The moment came this year where we started to visualize the details of the waterworks designed to surround and highlight...
Assembly Meeting wrap-up: Giant whale statue to arrive in summer

...from the public" on how the city could fund a large whale project while increasing taxes to make up for budget shortfalls...the meeting specifically to witness the long-awaited whale project move closer to completion. Watt told committee members...
JACC: "Grit" by MK MacNaughton hosting an art auction on First Friday, with proceeds going to help fund the upcoming Giant Puppet Project, The Whale Project, and the JAHC itself. The auction features a selection of original prints donated by Roger and Terry Shattuck that...
Whale project gains ground

The Whale Project, a community group placing a life-scale breaching his widow Kathy Kolkhorst Ruddy, outgoing chair of The Whale Project.According to Whale Project community group, the sculpture is expected to arrive in Juneau...


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