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New Eagle and Raven totem poles to rise this month

New Eagle and Raven totem poles to rise this monthHaida carving brothers Joe and T.J. Young began carving the totem poles with axes and chainsaws last year. Friday, they were working with small hand tools.

Slideshow: Alaska State Museum demolition

Slideshow: Alaska State Museum demolitionContractors on Thursday demolished and removed the covered, front entrance of the 47-year-old Alaska State Museum in Juneau.

Eight-year-old busks for a cause

Eight-year-old busks for a cause"I said to my mom, ‘I want to go play my violin for the people that don’t have their house anymore,'" Sophia says.

Alaska Native artist weaves heritage into modern fashion

Alaska Native artist weaves heritage into modern fashionIt has long been forbidden for men to weave in the Chilkat tradition, but Tlingit artist Ricky Tagaban is an exception.

Petersburg museum’s WWII era photo project needs help with identifications

Petersburg museum’s WWII era photo project needs help with identificationsA museum in Petersburg is reaching out to try and identify hundreds of World War Two era photos of people from central Southeast Alaska.

Alaska museums awarded grants for exhibits, training

Alaska museums awarded grants for exhibits, trainingThree Alaska museums have received more than $142,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

‘Finding Bigfoot’ in the Y-K Delta in search of Miluquyuliq

‘Finding Bigfoot’ in the Y-K Delta in search of MiluquyuliqThe cast and crew of the Animal Planet TV show ‘Finding Bigfoot’ are continuing their search in Bethel.

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