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A mass reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas from APRN

A mass reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas from APRNThe holiday classic is performed by reporters from throughout the Alaska Public Radio Network.

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spirit

Tlingit clan leader: Everything has a spiritDavid Katzeek spoke Tuesday in the final installment of Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Native American History Month Lecture Series.

Pope Slams ‘Disposable’ Culture That Marginalizes Many

Pope Slams ‘Disposable’ Culture That Marginalizes ManyAround the world today, the powerful "feed upon the powerless" and too many people are treated as "consumer goods to be used and then discarded," Pope Francis writes in his first major paper since becoming leader of the Roman Catholic church last May.

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyond

Juneau panel aims to deconstruct racism in Alaska and beyondA group of Juneau residents tackle the issue of racism through conversation and dialog.

Worl says shamanism still influential in Tlingit culture today

Worl says shamanism still influential in Tlingit culture todayAnthropologist and Sealaska Heritage Institute President Rosita Worl spoke Monday as part of SHI’s Native American History Month Lecture Series.

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims"We're still waiting for reports" from relatives and friends, says the president of Juneau's Filipino Community Inc.

Elton Engstrom Jr. dies

Elton Engstrom Jr. diesServices are pending for former Juneau legislator Elton Engstrom, Jr., who has died at the age of 78.

Memorial for Beverly Ward is Wednesday

A memorial service will be held Wednesday for long-time Juneau resident Beverly Ward, who died suddenly last week. She was 67.

Volunteers and staff continue to give life to the Shrine

Volunteers and staff continue to give life to the Shrine"The whole history of the Shrine is just everyday people in Juneau and outside of Juneau who have just loved it," says Shrine executive director Deirdre Darr.

Shrine celebrates 75 years of retreats and reflection

Shrine celebrates 75 years of retreats and reflection"People of all denominations or no denomination felt comfortable coming to the Shrine and that’s been the flavor ever since and that’s something that I would never want to see lost," says former Shrine director Thomas Fitterer.