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Design Challenge encourages innovative solutions for Cabin Fever

Design Challenge encourages innovative solutions for Cabin FeverThe Alaska Design Forum is hosting a challenge to get community members and designers to reconsider the cabin of the future.

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragedies

Decision due soon on ‘distorted’ school texts depicting Native tragediesTeacher Shgen George says the texts are condescending and trivialize the true experiences of Native people.

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to reality

Juneau Housing First project inches closer to realityJuneau is getting closer to becoming the third community in Alaska with a Housing First project to provide the chronically homeless with housing.

Grants will bring classes, medical care to villages

Grants will bring classes, medical care to villagesA federal grant will help expand class options for some Prince of Wales Island students.

Superior Court rules Alaska education funding mandate unconstitutional

Superior Court Judge William Carey says boroughs are not required to help pay for public education. In his ruling, he says that the contribution is, essentially, a tax earmarked for a special purpose, which violates the state Constitution.

Comment period on Juneau Access ends Tuesday

Comment period on Juneau Access ends TuesdayTuesday is the last day to weigh in on the latest environment document on the Juneau Access Project, commonly called the Juneau Road.

Hawaii’s poet laureate Kealoha to perform this weekend

Hawaii’s poet laureate Kealoha to perform this weekendHawaii's poet laureate Kealoha is in Juneau to perform and teach with Woosh Kinaadeiyí and the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

Supreme Court hears arguments from State of Alaska and Central Council of Tlingit and Haida

Supreme Court hears arguments from State of Alaska and Central Council of Tlingit and HaidaAlaska’s Supreme Court was in Ketchikan this week – all five members. They were here for Supreme Court Live, during which the court hears oral arguments for a real case.

Listen: What marriage means for one Alaska same-sex couple

Listen: What marriage means for one Alaska same-sex coupleMegan Ahleman and Kelli Burkinshaw talk about their relationship and getting married.

ANSEP tripling enrollment in middle school program

ANSEP tripling enrollment in middle school programThe Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program's free Middle School Academies never had enough slots for interested students.