“Imperial Chrysanthemum” by Belle Boggs
Best description: “Strongly imagined, finely controlled, and well crafted. [Her] stories are good because they are true — true in that way that only good fiction can be.” –Percival Everett, Bakeless Prize judge.
- Mayor Greg Fisk was found dead at his home on Kennedy Street earlier this afternoon.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.