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Railroad Invites Artists to Enter 40th Annual Art Print Contest None 

Railroad Invites Artists to Enter 40th Annual Art Print Contest

The Alaska Railroad (ARRC) has extended the deadline to submit entries for its 40th annual commemorative artwork program to Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. The railroad will commission the selected artist to create artwork that will become the basis for the 2019 Alaska Railroad official commemorative print.

 CPB Awards $199,500 to Alaska Public Media  for American Graduate: Getting to Work Initiative None 

CPB Awards $199,500 to Alaska Public Media for American Graduate: Getting to Work Initiative

The station will work with partners in Alaska to assess workforce challenges and opportunities, and produce content focused on the essential skills needed for students and workers to succeed in the job markets of today and tomorrow.

Filmmakers Bring Integrative Medicine Documentary to Kenai Peninsula None 
Alaska Airlines and Seattle Fashion Designer Luly Yang Unveil New Uniform Collection None 

Alaska Airlines and Seattle Fashion Designer Luly Yang Unveil New Uniform Collection

Alaska Airlines and fashion designer Luly Yang debuted a modern, West Coast-inspired, custom-designed uniform collection today.

Alaskan Spruce IPA Leads New Rotating Series for 2018 None 

Alaskan Spruce IPA Leads New Rotating Series for 2018

In 2018, Alaskan Brewing will be changing up their rotating seasonal offerings, launching a new focus on three products that will not be strictly tied to seasons.

Alaskan Baltic Porter Back in Pilot Series After 5 Year Hiatus None 

Alaskan Baltic Porter Back in Pilot Series After 5 Year Hiatus

Alaskan Baltic Porter is a fan favorite from previous years, and it’s back as the latest addition to Alaskan Brewing’s limited Pilot Series. Baltic Porter is an expression of the inky darkness of the winter season in Alaska, a deep, dense beer with an intricate array of aromas and flavors.

GCI awards two Alaska Natives with fellowship, trip to Hollywood None 

GCI awards two Alaska Natives with fellowship, trip to Hollywood

GCI, Alaska’s largest telecommunications company, awarded two Alaska Native content creators with the first-ever fellowship opportunity developed in collaboration with the Walter Kaitz Foundation, cable’s nonprofit arm which serves to advance diversity and inclusion throughout the industry.

New Apps Share Alutiiq Language None 

New Apps Share Alutiiq Language

The Alutiiq Museum and Native Village of Afognak have released print and app versions of two Alutiiq language books: Kaugya’angcum Qawangurtuwa and Qateryuk. April Laktonen Counceller wrote Kaugya’angcum Qawangurtuwa–Small Fox’s Dream, an original story about a young fox getting ready for school.

Jim Gaffigan Announced as First Act in Fair’s 2018 Concert Series None 

Jim Gaffigan Announced as First Act in Fair’s 2018 Concert Series

Stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan has been announced as the first act confirmed for the 2018 Concert Series at the Alaska State Fair. The Grammy-nominated, New York Times best-selling comic will perform two shows on Sunday, September 2 at the ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre on the fairgrounds.

New advocacy and public affairs agency to open in the new year None 

New advocacy and public affairs agency to open in the new year

ANCHORAGE, Alaska—A new public affairs and advocacy agency is launching in Alaska, with deep roots and expertise in public relations, strategic communications and public policy.