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Twilight Cafe wins top award for attractive storefront

Twilight Cafe wins top award for attractive storefrontThe Filipino-owned business won $500 for improving its entrance.

Annual governor’s picnic today

Annual governor’s picnic todayThe Governor’s Office is hoping for sunny weather for the sixth annual Governor’s Family Picnic.

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.

Women crush record in soggy Sitka ’14 Alpine Adventure Run

Women crush record in soggy Sitka ’14 Alpine Adventure RunOn a day that seemed almost guaranteed to produce no record times, two Sitka women on Saturday crushed the course record in the 21st Alpine Adventure Run.

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.

POW bat tests positive for rabies, prompts warning

POW bat tests positive for rabies, prompts warningA bat infected with rabies was found earlier this month on Prince of Wales Island.

Assembly to discuss empowered board for Juneau swimming pools

Assembly to discuss empowered board for Juneau swimming poolsThe Juneau Assembly on Monday will take up an ordinance to create one board to run both city-owned swimming pools.

Gull-egg harvest gets boost from Congress

Gull-egg harvest gets boost from CongressA bill allowing traditional gull-egg harvests in Glacier Bay is on its way to the president’s desk.

Remembering Peter McKay

Remembering Peter McKayRetired planner was devoted to rural development, arrived in Alaska after three month rowboat journey

Skiing on Eagle Glacier connects Alaska to the world

Skiing on Eagle Glacier connects Alaska to the worldAbout two dozen women take advantage of the summertime snow during a week-long training camp.