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Around Town for Monday, April 14

...newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act.Healthy pregnancy class, 6-8 p.m., Bartlett Regional Hospital classrooms, Robert F. Valliant Administration...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-14/around-town-monday-april-14
Local
Bears

Opens Friday, Apr 18, 2014 Synopsis: Disneynature presents this intimate look at bears in the great Alaskan wilderness from directors Keith Scholey and Alastair Fothergill. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Alaska Senate passes $2.2B capital budget

...session, according to information provided by the Legislative Finance Division.Lois Epstein, Arctic program director for The Wilderness Society, said in a statement that it was now up to the House to "show real fiscal restraint" and eliminate continued funding...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-13/alaska-senate-passes-22b-capital-budget
State | AK legislature
Gold Medal stands tall in 2012 Alaska Hall of Fame

One man climbed the highest mountains and traveled across wildernesses. Another scampered faster than others to summits of races around the state. A group of young men chose the top of the world to...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-03-16/gold-medal-stands-tall-2012-alaska-hal
Sports
Gold Medal stands tall at Alaska Hall of Fame ceremony

ANCHORAGE - One man climbed the highest mountains and traveled across wildernesses. Another scampered faster than others to summits of races around the state. A group of young men chose the top of the world to...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-02-29/gold-medal-honors-anchorage
Sports
Letter: Keep Juneau unique: Don't build the road

...share my longing to return to our home tucked between mountains and sea, protected from mediocrity and "normalcy" by the wilderness around us. We all look forward to returning to our quirky home.There are so many problems that must be tackled in our state...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-04-11/letter-keep-juneau-unique-dont-build-
Letters
Heacox to discuss his new book on John Muir

...newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. In "John Muir and the Ice That Started a Fire," Heacox describes how Muir changed our world, advanced the science...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-10/heacox-discuss-his-new-book-john-muir
Art
BOW registration now open for 2014

...a survival class, field dressing, archery, filleting a fish, and new this year, an Alpacka packrafts class for rugged wilderness travel. The classes are geared toward beginners, so no experience is required. Many of the classes are intimate with only...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/bow-registration-now-open-2014
Outdoors
Alaska to sue for King Cove road

...generations to think about long-term solutions that do not insert a road through the middle of this Refuge and designated wilderness."Alaska's leaders have lambasted the decision as putting the medical concerns of Alaskans on the backburner."The notice...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-07/alaska-sue-king-cove-road
State | AK legislature
Off the Beaten Path: The journeys we make

...I'd try reading it. This happened twice. Both times I lost interest after a dozen pages or so. I carried it with me on wilderness trips, commercial fishing jobs and across the country in my backpack. The cover fell off. I spilled coffee on it and soaked...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-11/beaten-path-journeys-we-make
Outdoors

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