A UAA writing professor will pick up the John Burroughs award for nature writing in ceremonies next month, and a West High student repeats as the state poetry champ.

Mike Dunham
Great bread is the literal underpinning of a great sandwich. That’s why lunches at House of Bread and Great Harvest Bread Co. are such a delight. Donna Freedman
Ware’s portrayal is as complex as her subject: droll, pointed, determined, dignified, at times vulnerable and occasionally profane. Donna Freedman
Theater is a critical element in the works of BodyVox. The narratives that result are vivid, relatable and compact as the plots in a film.Matt Caprioli
VPA's "South Pacific" sells out and ASO prepares to wrap up its season with "Ode to Joy."Mike Dunham
Things are changing quickly at the local farmers markets. Steve Edwards
Within a month of arriving in Anchorage, Jake was hired as an assistant big game guide and ever since has been actively engaged in hunting and fishing endeavors.Kathleen Macknicki
Abuse allegations against the now-former headmaster of a small religious academy in Kodiak have resulted in the removal of his professional status within an Eastern Orthodox diocese.Jerzy Shedlock
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Dancer Josh Murry of Portland-based dance company BodyVox led a workshop for West High School dance students Tuesday.

Marc Lester