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  1. Southeast in Sepia: President Hardinga s visit to SkagwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 23 | Capital City Weekly

    It's a pleasant July morning in 1923, as three ships pull into the Skagway harbor. The passengers are on a cruise through Alaskan waters, having left Juneau early that morning.

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  2. What's Happening the week of Aug. 16-22Read the original story

    Aug 16, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Juneau Reentry Coalition Meeting, Wednesday, Aug. 16, 6-7:30 p.m., Northern Light United Church. This meeting will focus on tools for employers and the post incarcerated applicant/employee.

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  3. What's Happening the week of Aug. 9-15Read the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Back to School Chill, Wednesday, Aug. 9, 5-6:30 p.m., Valley Library. Join for a workshop focusing on self-regulating.

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  4. The Muskeg Connection: Cruising through summerRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Cruise ships. Those words elicit a firestorm of opinion in many Alaskans. Some see the potential economic benefit and decide that's enough reason to roll out the red carpet.

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  5. Woodshed Kings: Water Trails and the Voyage of OiselleRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    When was the last time you went a whole day without hearing or seeing anything negative? What would it be like to move unhurried with no 'breaking news' at all for weeks or months on end and trace a thousand mile arc where, most of the time, you were your only company and when you did greet people nobody ever had a mean word because everyone liked you? Imagine that all you met were interested in your good self - yes you - and they genuinely wanted to know where you've been and where you were going. Max Morange and Addie Candib are exploring that territory as I write.

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  6. What's Happening the week of July 19-25Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Children's Creative Play, Wednesday, July 19, 6-7:30 p.m., Aware Inc. A variety of fun outings in the community. Ages 5 and up.

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  7. Southeast in Sepia: Attempted robbery of the Canadian Bank of CommerceRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    No town of the Wild West is complete without a few saloons, dastardly villains, dashing heroes, violent shootouts, and at least one bank heist. Skagway certainly fit the bill during the Klondike gold rush except for the bank heist.

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  8. North Words 2017: Discovering Paul TherouxRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Before we signed up for the North Words Writer's Symposium, held the first weekend in June in Skagway, neither of us had read Paul Theroux, the keynote speaker. We registered as fan-girls of Sherry Simpson and her work on, well, anything; of John Straley's novels and haiku; of Tom Kizzia's investigative nonfiction.

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  9. What's Happening the week of July 5-July 11Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Grand finale concert, Thursday, July 6, 7-9:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. A thank you to the community for the funds for the new grand piano that will go inside the new Arts and Culture Center.

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  10. Gathering Alaska: The uses of plantainsRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Some plants are so commonplace that we fail to see them, even when we are paying attention. I kept hearing about plantains, but I just wasn't sure what they were.

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  11. What's Happening the week of June 21-27Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Running with Pretty Sharp Things, Thursday, June 22- Saturday, June 24, 7:30 p.m., Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Pay-as-you-can on Thursday.

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  12. What's Happening the week of June 7-13Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    No Evidence of Disease, Thursday, June 8, 7:30-10 p.m., JACC. Six gynecologic oncology surgeons from across the country promote awareness and education.

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  13. What's happening the week of May 24-30Read the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Historic downtown walking tour, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 1:30-3 p.m. until Sept. 21, 2017.

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  14. The Canada, a Klondike gold rush shipwreck in Nahku BayRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    At first glance she's merely a stain on the beach visible only at low tide at the head of Nahku Bay, also known as Long Bay or Fortune Bay during the Klondike gold rush, some four miles from Skagway by the Dyea Road. The Canada, however, is far more than that.

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  15. Summer reading, Alaska-style: Recent arrivals to our bookshelfRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Here at the Capital City Weekly, we get a lot of books for review. Sadly, we can't write about them all.

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  16. John Weir Troy: a The Greatest Man in the History of Alaska,a 1868-1942Read the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    In 1933, Franklin Delano Roosevelt appointed John Weir Troy as Alaska's sixth territorial governor. Alaskans, in a rare moment of accord, greeted the president's appointment with a sigh of relief that a "sourdough" - someone who had lived, worked, and loved the territory for 35 years - represented their interests.

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  17. A dispatch from Juneau from the editorRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    I've spent the last four years writing and editing for the Capital City Weekly. Those four years have made for positive, lasting memories.

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  18. Whitehorse musician to sing in honor of friend Buddy TaborRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Juneau singer, songwriter and musician Guy "Buddy" Tabor died five years ago, but this year, Alaska Folk Festival goers will be able to hear his original songs once again. Tabor was a very talented, and well-known, Southeast musician.

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  19. Duo plays old-time cowboy tunesRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Lamken, who lives in Skagway, was on her way up to Faro in 2004 to see the migration of sandhill cranes. "I love their sound, I wanted to hear their voices 'cause that was the first sound I heard when I came to Alaska, in Fairbanks," she said.

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  20. Meet frequent face at Folk Fest Taylor VidicRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Here's a name frequently seen in connection with music events around town, from the Juneau Cabaret to The Orpheus Project's recent "Westside Story": Taylor Vidic. "Juneau has a lot to offer if you want to use it.

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