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The Alaska Cello Intensive is a series of workshops for teens and preteens that bring music and the outdoors together. This isn’t their first quirky Alaska-themed video.

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Dancers from Chicago’s Joffrey Ballet company performed in two of the eight works presented by the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra.  Mike Dunham
Jazz artist Yngvil Vatn Guttu and multitalented violinist Lena Lukina will team up with members of the Anchorage Symphony Orchestra for “Pokrovsky Trakt,” a unique concert on Friday, March 6.Mike Dunham

Olive is growing up in Anchorage but she’s a daughter of the Tongass -- that fortress of towering spruce, cedar and hemlock, a rainforest that blankets the Southeast panhandle. She’s Tsimshian, a member of one of three Alaska tribes that have inhabited the place for thousands of years.

Every year at the Fur Rendezvous Hide and Horn auction in Anchorage, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game auctions items confiscated from hunters, recovered from road kills or taken in defense of life and property.

Michelle Theriault Boots
For parents, caring for a newborn can be a draining, trying process. Enter the night nanny -- a caregiver who takes care of the baby's overnight needs, giving parents some much-needed nocturnal respite.Jill Burke

Every year at the Fur Rendezvous Hide and Horn auction in Anchorage, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game auctions items confiscated from hunters, recovered from road kills or taken in defense of life and property. 

Michelle Theriault Boots
A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester, Alaska, home during a cold snap earlier this month has been reunited with her owner.Associated Press
Twice a runner-up, the veteran Iditarod musher, now 60, has seen massive changes in the 1,000-mile race to Nome -- especially the speed with which dog teams travel. Lew Freedman
This book is not just a fascinating story of one man. It has some of the best descriptions of Alaska's Iditarod Trail yet to see print.David A. James
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