October’s First Friday hosts several art openings across town, among them is Ryan Conarro’s “ This Hour Forward” at the JAHC. Conarro’s installation includes video, photography & live performance that explores marriage, family & identity in a time of shifting cultural expectations in America.
The show will stand in the gallery until September, and additional live performances can be seen on:
Thurs, Oct 10, 5 – 7 p.m.
Fri, Oct 11, 5 – 7 p.m.
Sat, Oct 19, 5 – 7 p.m.
Sun, Oct 20, 2 – 4 p.m.
- The Alaska Federation of Natives convention is scheduled to take place each year shortly after Permanent Fund Dividends are distributed.
- Mayor John Eberhart called on the City of Fairbanks and the State of Alaska to compensate the men for wrongful imprisonment.
- “The new helpline will provide culturally and linguistically appropriate services by and for Native women."
- KTUU is reporting that a local legislative aide a state law tried to affect a state law in a way that would benefit his son, who state prosecutors said sexually abused a 12-year-old girl when he was 18. KTUU reporter Austin Baird discusses the story.