Culture

Is the era of the Great Alaska Lawn gone? What will replace it? Whatever that will be, it probably involves using more plant species native to Alaska.

Jeff Lowenfels
Alaska Dance Theatre's "Winter's Dance" program will combine contemporary dance and the uniquely Alaskan pop vocals of Pamyua.Mike Dunham
This chorizo and red lentil soup is thick, meaty and full of deep, spicy flavor.Maya Wilson
Titles, labels, relationship statuses on social media -- just words or worth all the worry and weight?Wayne and Wanda
After 20 years, the Cypress String Quartet has announced it will disband this summer. Alaska audiences will be among the last to hear them live.Mike Dunham

Alaska Dance Theatre's production of "Winter's Dance" is a collaboration with Pamyua. Jan. 31, 2016.

Mike Dunham
UAA expects more than 100 people for its first "Family Paint Night" event on Friday, Feb. 5, and invites the public to join in.Mike Dunham
The foundation began in 2002 with the goal of creating “a new model for the sale and stature of Alaska Native art” and increasing economic opportunities for artists.Mike Dunham
There’s a certain amount of sport in the quest to nail down a great price to a popular destination. Welcome to the "game-ification" of travel, as rates go up, down, all around.Scott McMurren
Radio personality and former Miss Alaska Amalia "Malie" Delgado ended her run on the final season of "American Idol" Thursday night. Alaska Dispatch News