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...year again, artists! Students from Kindergarten through 12th grade are invited to display their artwork in the Capitol building in Juneau. Check out the IDEA website for more information on this amazing opportunity. Calling all spellers! Our Spelling Bee is on February...
Walker: Alaska will weather fiscal storm

...making late-night decisions on the third floor," he said, referring to the governor's office in the state capitol building.Walker appeared at the podium with new budget director Pat Pitney and acting Revenue Commissioner Marcia Davis...
McConnell armed, not dangerous

...Then everyone headed off satiated after several days of red meat. McConnell will be returning to his foxhole in the Capitol building, looking for ways to somehow show the party faithful that, somehow, for all his years of deal-making in Washington...
School Briefs

...on April 25 at KCHS. Mrs. Burnett and Mrs. Trammell's classes will have artwork of sled dogs displayed in the Capitol building in Juneau during the month of May. The students were sent a state pin of the...
Michele Bachmann: Undeterred and undiminished

...confident and resolute despite many political setbacks. We met in her office while much of Congress was fleeing the Capitol Building ahead of a major storm that eventually dumped a foot of snow on Washington. The snow was a big deal to residents...
Cost for Alaska Capitol work more than expected

...approved about $43,000 in cost overruns Wednesday for the first phase of work to reinforce and renovate the state Capitol building.Alaska Commercial Contractors Inc. won the contract for the project, which had a budget of $1.7 million...
Henry Louis Gates returns with 'The African Americans'

...other things?Just as the Great Wall of China was built with forced labor, so was much of America, including the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. "America probably would not have a culture if it weren't for black people," says one...
Student represents state in Washington, D.C.

...a lot of things," Stropes said. "I got to see the Lincoln Memorial, we went to the Library of Congress, the Capitol Building, and the Supreme Court." After the day's tour, the students would meet in their groups and discuss the day's...
Alaska statehood bell-ringer, beloved Juneau resident dies

...flag and a third to ring the replica of the Liberty Bell that stands today in front of the present day Alaska State Capitol building on East Fourth Street. As news came on July 7, 1958, that Eisenhower had signed the Alaska Statehood Act in the...
Skyview graduate takes turn at being a D.C. intern

...graduate Tashina Wortham poses on the steps of the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. during her internship in reports on old Alaska and give tours of the Capitol building. "In the summertime, D.C. is just bursting...


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