BC-AK--Alaska Weekend Digest, AK
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ICONIC HOTEL SIGN
JUNEAU, Alaska _ As the large, iconic yellow signs came down from the side of the Ramada by Wyndham hotel in Juneau _ formerly known as the Prospector Hotel _ Jessica Meacham watched with mixed emotions. By Alex McCarthy, Juneau Empire. AP Photo.
HOMER, Alaska _ Under sunny skies and in a crisp westerly breeze, supporters of the Storyknife Writers Retreat on May 4 attended groundbreaking ceremonies for a main house and cabins that will house visiting women authors. Homer writer and Storyknife founder Dana Stabenow turned the first bit of earth at the property just north of Homer. By Michael Armstrong, Homer News. AP Photos.