“Willful Creatures”, what a great description for all the characters that one can possibly encounter in literature. It is also the name of Aimee Bender’s book of short stories. And she writes like one of her own “willful creatures”. She has been described as ‘Hemingway on an acid trip”; and her work has been described as “twisted” and “ethereal”. You be the judge.
- The pilot has not been identified. The Coast Guard says initial reports are that the pilot is responsive, but has chest pains.
- Sealaska just released its 2015 annual report, which illustrates its financial ups and downs. They affect more than 22,000 shareholders, who receive dividends twice a year.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.