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The silver screen comes back to Bethel

The silver screen comes back to BethelLast weekend was the grand opening for Suurvik Cinema in Bethel, the only theatre for hundreds of miles in a vast stretch of Alaska.

Smithsonian Channel program attempts to encapsulate 49th state

Smithsonian Channel program attempts to encapsulate 49th stateA program that aired this past Sunday on the Smithsonian Channel tries to capture the majesty of the 49th state.

Slideshow: Dispatch from World Cup in Brazil

Slideshow: Dispatch from World Cup in BrazilJeremy Gleason sends back pictures from Salvador

Juneau player in the stands at FIFA World Cup

Juneau player in the stands at FIFA World CupJeremy Gleason soaks up the cultural experience in Brazil.

Behind the scenes of Alaska’s film industry

Behind the scenes of Alaska’s film industryFeature-length movies, documentaries, and TV shows have flocked to the 49th state in recent years, supporting a multi-million dollar industry.

Slideshow: The flying umiak

Slideshow: The flying umiakDozens of people gathered around the Alaska State Museum to watch crews carefully remove the 8-foot-wide, 45-foot-long walrus skin umiak from the old building.

SHI raises Soboleff Center funds during Celebration

SHI raises Soboleff Center funds during CelebrationSealaska Heritage Institute raised more than $75,000 during Celebration for the Walter Soboleff Center in downtown Juneau

Update: Stolen dance paddle has been found

Update: Stolen dance paddle has been foundSeveral items stolen during vehicle riflings at valley theater parking lot Saturday night

Weaving a journey of change

Weaving a journey of changeDella Cheney started weaving a Ravenstail robe for her daughter. Partway through the weaving, she was diagnosed with cancer.

Why Sealaska Heritage is important to Northwest Coast art

Why Sealaska Heritage is important to Northwest Coast artThe Juried Art Show and Competition is raising the bar for Native artists in Southeast Alaska.