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Alaska Public Media Hires Linda Wei as Chief Content Officer None 

Alaska Public Media Hires Linda Wei as Chief Content Officer

Alaska Public Media (AKPM) announced that Linda Wei has accepted an offer to work as the organization’s Chief Content Officer. Wei currently works as the Director of Digital Strategies at Nashville Public Television (NPT).

Anchorage Will Receive $1 Million for Public Art Project None 

Anchorage Will Receive $1 Million for Public Art Project

Environmentalist, philanthropist, and former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg joined Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz at the Anchorage Museum to announce that the city has been named a 2018 Public Art Challenge winner. Anchorage will receive up to $1 million as part of the Public Art Challenge for its project, Solutions for Energy and Equity through Design (SEED) Lab.

GCI Channel 907 to Feature Live AFN Convention coverage None 

GCI Channel 907 to Feature Live AFN Convention coverage

This week, GCI’s Channel 907 will provide live coverage of the 2018 Alaska Federation of Natives Convention and will feature additional Alaska Native cultural programming, including AFN Quyana performances and coverage of the 2018 Elders and Youth Conference.

Archival Photos of Rural Alaska Reinforce Shared Cultural Identity None 

Archival Photos of Rural Alaska Reinforce Shared Cultural Identity

This week, Anchorage Museum Atwood Resource Center staff and volunteers will be engaging with Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) delegates, attendees and visitors in hopes visitors can identify people, places, notable landscape features or waterways, and elements of the built environment in historic photographs from the museum’s collection.

Winner Caught in Alaskan Amber Fishing Derby None 
Brews and Boos at 2018 Fair Brewfest None 

Brews and Boos at 2018 Fair Brewfest

The popular Mighty Matanuska Brewfest, sanctioned by the Brewers Guild and supported by KAYO, takes place Saturday, October 27 from 6 – 10 p.m. at Raven Hall on the fairgrounds.

Iron Dog Board Hires New Executive Director None 
Juneau Names Front and Seward Intersection Heritage Square None 
Food of the North None 

Food of the North

On September 21st, 2018 The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Alaska Chapter, is hosting its reimagined biennial fund-raising event at Fox Hollow Chalet, ‘Food of the North.’

Simon & Seafort's Hires Alger as Events & Marketing Manager None