Weekly Roundup

July 25, 2011 – July 29, 2011

Here are some stories you may have missed this week:

Para-Cycle Race Under Way in Ester

Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks

The Sadlers Alaska Challenge para-cycle race got under way in Ester, outside Fairbanks, Monday morning. Read more…

Language Tool Teaches Tlingit Alphabet

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau

The Tlingit language includes 50 letters, including some sounds that are not found in other languages. Read more…

‘Open Projector Night’ Draws Filmmakers and Fans

Heather Aronno, APRN – Anchorage

Open Mic Nights are a common enough occurrence at cafes and campuses. But something different has been building buzz around Anchorage. Read more…

Pioneers Make Innovative Use of Fish Waste

Melati Kaye, KDLG – Dillingham

In Alaska, fish is an important component of daily life-as a form of food, the base of the seafood harvesting and processing industry and the target of a sport fishing tourism industry. Read more…

This Week on AK: Yard Sales

Annie Feidt, APRN – Anchorage

Today on AK, we head out in search of Alaska history…

Yard sales are a great summer tradition in this state. Thrifty Alaskans scour neighborhoods for good deals on used kitchenware, baby clothes and furniture. Read more…