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  1. Cruise ship passengers give backRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Skagway is anticipating 791,260 cruise ship passengers this year. These visitors will pour money into the local economy, but it can be difficult for local arts organizations, with events year-round that go frequently unseen by these one-day tourists, to grab a piece of the pie.

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  2. Clarissa Rizal receives prestigious fellowshipRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Master weaver Clarissa Rizal of Juneau has received a 2016 National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, the biggest honor in the nation for someone working in traditional and folk art. Rizal is a member of the Raven T'akDein Taan clan of Hoonah.

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  3. Photos: Author Christopher Moore stops by JuneauRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Internationally best-selling author Christopher Moore and Hearthside Books owner Brenda Weaver pose with Moore's 2014 book "The Serpent of Venice." Moore is in Juneau to visit friend, reknowned whale photographer and Juneau resident Flip Nicklin, whom Moore got to know while researching his 2003 book "Fluke, or, I Know Why the Winged Whale Sings."

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  4. Meals with Midgi: Perfecting Southeast salmon tacosRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Is it me, or is there an abundance of places in town with extraordinarily delicious fish tacos? There's the Hangar, with its seared halibut fish tacos. V's Cellar Door restaurant and food truck have killer fish tacos.

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  5. Young readers review booksRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    Each week throughout the summer, the Juneau Public Libraries, in collaboration with the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries and local businesses, award young readers various prizes for writing book reviews about their favorite summer reads. During the fourth week of this Summer Reading Program activity, the Juneau Public Libraries received 63 different book reviews from 35 different young readers under the age of 18. Here is a summary of the top book reviews from this week's winners: "The Catcher in the Rye" by J.D. Salinger: "One fascinating part of this book is when Holden snuck back into his house to meet his little sister after dropping out of school ."

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  6. Playboy Spaceman returns to Earth with the release of a And His FatheraRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    The One Heart Army is back on the field this week, with Playboy Spaceman unfurling its standards and releasing its newest album, "And His Father." The Juneau-based rock band will be holding a release party at the Rockwell Ballroom in Juneau on Saturday, July 9. Throughout its entire length, "And His Father" is a serious album, but avoids becoming maudlin, despite the recurring themes of causality, legacy, and bereavement.

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  7. From the Capital City Weekly bookshelvesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    We get a lot of great books for review at the Capital City Weekly. Sadly, we aren't able to review them all, though we do try to write about most of those either by Southeast Alaskan authors or explicitly about Southeast Alaska.

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  8. Baileys bring a world of tea to JuneauRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Capital City Weekly

    At the Northern Tea House, there may be no such thing as a bad choice. Owners Maria and Ibn Bailey want every visit to be an experience, from picking a tea cup and pot to their selection of more than 100 teas from around the world.

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  9. What's happening this week July 6th - 12th, 2016Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Wednesday, June 22, 12 p.m., Walter Soboleff Building. Dr. Caitlin Stern and Dr. Jessie Barker, visiting scholars at SHI, will share the results of their study on Alaska Native identity.

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  10. Fish Factor: From crab shell into ... everythingRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Turning crab shells into everyday products is becoming a reality for the Tidal Vision team of eco-entrepreneurs from Juneau. The products are derived from chitin in the crab shells, the second most abundant biopolymer on the planet after cellulose.

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  11. PSP shellfishRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    The Southeast Alaska Tribal Toxins partnership has been collecting shellfish and phytoplankton samples throughout Southeast Alaska to monitor for plankton species that can produce toxins and cause human health effects, specifically paralytic shellfish poisoning . Shellfish samples on June 24 confirmed elevated levels of saxitoxins causing PSP above the regulatory limit at Juneau's Amalga Harbor and Klawock's boat ramp.

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  12. J kulhlaupRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Suicide Basin, up the Mendenhall River, is plugged. Water levels are continuing to build.

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  13. What's happening this week June 29th - July 5th, 2016Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Wednesday, June 29, 12 p.m., Marine Park. Come out and listen to marches, patriotic tunes, and show tunes to help Juneau get in the spirit for Fourth of July.

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  14. JAHC calls for nominations for the Mayora s Awards for the ArtsRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Awards will be presented in these categories: Volunteer For the Arts: Recognizes individuals whose support for the arts through significant contributions of time, services, or financial support has made a significant impact on our community. Business Leadership in the Arts: Recognizes businesses or individual business leaders whose efforts enhance and sustain the arts in Juneau, and set them apart as model corporate citizens.

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  15. July First Friday ListingsRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    This is the first public showing of Northern Edge Craftworks, which creates sustainably sourced, live-edge home furnishings handcrafted in Alaska," according to its Facebook page. Juneau artist Abe Wylie will also have an installation on display.

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  16. SHI accepting applications for artists in residenceRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Sealaska Heritage Institute is accepting applications for its new artist-in-residence program at the Walter Soboleff Building in Juneau. The purpose of the program is to encourage study of Northwest Coast art practices.

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  17. In the Works: Alison BremnerRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Alison Bremner is a Tlingit artist living in Yakutat and apprenticing in the Tlingit language. She is a member of the Git-Hoan and Mount Saint Elias Dancers.

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  18. Rasmuson Art Acquisition Grant Funds City Museum ArtworkRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    The Juneau-Douglas City Museum has been awarded more than $11,000 from the Museums Alaska Art Acquisition Fund supported by the Rasmuson Foundation to purchase six artworks from three Juneau artists; Fumi Matsumoto, Rachael Juzeler, and Adam Dimmitt. The fund was established by the Rasmuson Foundation a decade ago to benefit active collecting and exhibiting institutions and support contemporary Alaskan artists.

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  19. June 20-26 is Alaska Invasive Species Awareness WeekRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    Governor Bill Walker has proclaimed June 2026 to be Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week. During this time, Alaskans are encouraged to educate themselves on invasive species, participate in local cleanup and management activities, and take steps to prevent new infestations in Alaska.

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  20. Southeast support group listingsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Capital City Weekly

    5:15-6:30 p.m., Wednesdays, Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106 Third St., Douglas. Details: Marsha 364-2472.

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