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Perseverance Theatre names new leader

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Perseverance Theatre has named Joshua Midgett as its next executive director. He'll work alongside longtime theater chief Art Rotch who will continue on as artistic director.
Anthony Garcia engraves a silver bracelet in the hobby shop at Spring Creek Correctional Center. (Photo by Hillman/Alaska Public Media)

Prison art market has its limits

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Spring Creek Correctional Center has a unique legal internal economy. The inmates run a prison store that sells food, hygiene items and clothing. Profits from the store stay inside the facility and are divided up between nine different funds, including one that provides…
Lead vocalist Alejandro Chavarria of the band Revilla performs at the KXLL Showcase during the 2018 Alaska Folk Festival at the Hangar Ballroom. (Photo by Annie Bartholomew/KTOO)

Southeast Alaska’s Revilla release new ‘North Sea’ EP

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After their breakout set at this year’s Alaska Folk Festival in Juneau, Seattle by-way-of Southeast Alaska band Amish Robots have changed their name to Revilla and released a new EP.
Artist, Andrew Abyo, holds his war shield which is in the permanent collection of the Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository join Kodiak. (Photo courtesy the Alutiiq Museum)

Sugpiaq artist shares work, culture with Kodiak residents

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Traditional Sugpiaq artist Andrew Abyo hosted an atlatl, a spear-throwing weapon, demonstration at the Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository while visiting Kodiak.

DJ Profiles

Tune in to Tracy on Women’s Prerogative on the first Thursday of every month from 7-9 pm and rock and roll that can’t be beat on the first Saturday month from 10-Noon!

Rob Weber hosts two eclectic hours of music During Saturday Sunrise from 8-10 am