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STAR Program lets students shine

STAR Program lets students shine

Perseverance Theatre’s STAR Program is hosting the summer’s final performances. Plays include Shakespeare’s King Lear, the British comedy Cinderella, and a new production of Guys and Dolls.

Groundbreaking held for Walter Soboleff Center

Groundbreaking held for Walter Soboleff Center

Building will fill vacant lot and be devoted to the research and study of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures

Willoughby District will benefit from a performing arts complex

Willoughby District will benefit from a performing arts complex

A future performing arts complex is essential to the development of what’s known as the Willoughby District, according to a local architect.

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Two Alaska brothers are building a War Command, you can play too

Two Alaska brothers are building a War Command, you can play too

Hundreds of years in the future, Earth is rendered uninhabitable. Brothers Raymond and Rusty Hayes are battling for survival. Their weapons? A board, a deck of cards, and some dice.

Jones, Brown reappointed to state boards

Governor Sean Parnell has reappointed two Juneau residents to state boards. Zachary Jones will continue serving on the State Historical Records Advisory Board; and Ben Brown has been reappointed to the Alaska State Council on the Arts.

Mr. Spock beams (OK, cruises) into Ketchikan

Mr. Spock beams (OK, cruises) into Ketchikan

From the final frontier to the last frontier, Leonard Nimoy paid his first visit to Alaska since 1972 this week

Alaska Native canoe paddles lost in storm return home

Alaska Native canoe paddles lost in storm return home

Remember the Southeast Alaska Native paddlers who lost their canoes on a recent journey through Southeast? Some of the lost paddles had a homecoming of sorts a few weeks ago in Yakutat.

Gyre Project to study marine debris through science and art

Gyre Project to study marine debris through science and art

An ambitious expedition to study ocean trash launched from Seward on June 7. The Gyre project is a collaboration between the Anchorage Museum and the Alaska SeaLife Center, among other organizations, to document the impact of marine debris along Alaska’s shoreline – and across the globe.

Juneau sends dancers around the country and beyond

Juneau sends dancers around the country and beyond

Several Juneau teenagers are heading to the nation’s best dance programs this summer – one is even going to Russia. Within the next few weeks, … more

Jean Rogers Remembered Through the Arts

Jean Rogers Remembered Through the Arts

Local author Jean Rogers will be remembered Sunday for her contributions to Juneau’s arts community. The two-hour program will host musical performances and stories from … more