Culture

A large art installation and lawn party are planned by the Anchorage Museum to coincide with the upcoming Global Leadership in the Arctic conference.Mike Dunham
Anchorage B-Boy Icey Ives is headed to a national championship to test his moves against the best dancers in the country.Mike Dunham
Walter Johnson, whose long career in Alaska included helping to reverse the plague of tuberculosis, will be honored at a gathering in Anchorage on Friday.Mike Dunham
My ex called to say he's moving out of his house and divorcing his wife. We met for drinks and the chemistry was as strong as ever.Wayne and Wanda
Autumn isn’t far off. And the fields are proving it’s true.Steve Edwards
Alas, there is no edge in Discovery's “Edge of Alaska,” which takes place in McCarthy, Anchorage residents' third-favorite quirky weekend getaway town.Emily Fehrenbacher
Residents of the tiny Bering Strait village hope to resurrect ties with their relatives in the Russian Far East, thanks to National Park Service grants totaling more than $83,000.Rachel D'Oro | Associated Press
The Derry Aires will feature tracks from their latest CD, “Bottoms Up!,” in a show happening at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at Tap Root Public House, 3300 Spenard Road.Mike Dunham
 The Alaska State Fair has named a couple who raise bison on Lazy Mountain as this year’s Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year.Zaz Hollander

Chef and author Kim Sunée demonstrates how to make a parfait with wild Alaska rhubarb.

Tara Young