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Sliced bread on Crosscurrents 7/7

Sliced bread on Crosscurrents 7/7The first pre-sliced and wrapped loaf of bread, packaged by the Chillicothe Baking Company, arrived in stores on July 7, 1928

Niagara Falls Crossing on Crosscurrents, 6/30

Niagara Falls Crossing on Crosscurrents, 6/30

Charles Blondin gained acrobat fame as a funambulist (rope walker) on this date in 1859 when he became the first person to walk across Niagara … more

Typewriter day on Crosscurrents 6/23

Typewriter day on Crosscurrents 6/23

A patent for the invention called the Sholes & Glidden “type-writer” was granted on this date in 1868 marking the first use of the QWERTY … more

Stan Laurel on Crosscurrents 6/16

Stan Laurel on Crosscurrents 6/16

Born Arthur Stanley Jefferson, on this date in 1890, Stanley “Stan” Laurel, was an English comedian, writer, film director, and better known as Laurel teamed … more

All Nations Children’s Dance Group fosters cultural identity

All Nations Children’s Dance Group fosters cultural identityThe All Nations Children’s Dance Group of Juneau will dance in the Grand Entrance to Celebration tonight.

Juneau Symphony on KRNN Sunday at 3 p.m.

Juneau Symphony on KRNN Sunday at 3 p.m.If you miss the Saturday concert, or want to enjoy the music again, tune in to KRNN on Sunday afternoon at 3 for a live broadcast of the concert.

Lidice Lives on Crosscurrents 6/9

Lidice Lives on Crosscurrents 6/9

The small Czech village of Lidice was brutally burned and buried as the village men, women, and children were separated and sent to prison death … more

Weissmuller on Crosscurrents 6/2

Weissmuller on Crosscurrents 6/2

The Olympic swimming champion Johnny Weissmuller, who went on to fame as Tarzan of the Jungle in the movies, was born on this date in … more

The Willoughby Arts Complex nears the design phase

The Willoughby Arts Complex nears the design phasePlanners hope to begin architectural design of the proposed Willoughby Arts Complex this summer.

Marshall Dillon on Crosscurrents 5/26

Marshall Dillon on Crosscurrents 5/26

The actor James Arness, best known for his portrayal of the stalwart  Marshal Matt Dillon on the television series “Gunsmoke”, was born on this date … more