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Meet Juneau’s map and book antiquarian

Meet Juneau’s map and book antiquarianIf you want to find a rare book or unusual map in Juneau, there’s only one place to go--Dee Longenbaugh’s shop.

Sitka AmeriCorps takes over SAGA volunteers

Sitka AmeriCorps takes over SAGA volunteers"These kiddos are going to get to finish and complete their term of service and feel valued," says Sitka AmeriCorps Coordinator Faith Lee.

Federal funding important to Southeast schools left out of budget

Secure Rural Schools paid $12 million last year to Alaska school districts, primarily in Southeast.

Worl skates into the Burke Museum

Worl skates into the Burke MuseumThe Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture in Seattle recently opened an exhibit called “Here and Now: Native Artists Inspired.”

Will there be a second season of Alaska Robotics News?

Will there be a second season of Alaska Robotics News?The Juneau-based video collective is once again raising money for its satirical news series.

SAGA to cease AmeriCorps program, hopes another org will save it

SAGA to cease AmeriCorps program, hopes another org will save itNineteen AmeriCorps volunteers throughout the state were told their positions, including stipends and benefits, could end on Monday.

The flavor of real: Ishmael Hope’s “The Courtesans of Flounder Hill”

The flavor of real: Ishmael Hope’s “The Courtesans of Flounder Hill”Ishmael Hope's first book of poetry titled “Courtesans of Flounder Hill” will be released Sunday.

Alaska regents OK tobacco ban

Alaska regents OK tobacco banThe resolution bans cigarettes, cigars, hookahs, water pipes, e-cigarettes, e-cigars and vape pens. It also forbids their use anywhere on a campus, including trails, parking lots and university-owned streets and sidewalks.

Treadwell Arena may get help from advisory board

Treadwell Arena may get help from advisory boardAssemblyman Loren Jones says an advisory board will bring focused attention to the rink’s management that the facility hasn’t gotten before.

Southeast championships feature Alaska’s first girls wrestling meet

Southeast championships feature Alaska’s first girls wrestling meetAlaska is now one of a several states with a championship meet for girl wrestlers.