Dancing to the songs of their ancestors

Dancing To The Songs Of Their Ancestors by Teri Vance   Although all of the students are Yup’ik — a group of Eskimo people of western and southwestern Alaska — when they come together to sing and dance in their traditional ways at Mount Edgecumbe High School in Sitka,...

New video highlights Carson City shopping experience

New Video Highlights Carson City Shopping Experience   Shortly after receiving national recognition as a mecca for holiday shopping, the Carson City Tourism and Culture Authority is releasing a video showcasing what is available in the capital city. “We will use the...

Art flourishes in Nevada

Art Flourishes In Nevada by Teri Vance   Art in Nevada is as diverse as its landscape. The white-sand playa of the Black Rock Desert serves as the backdrop to the worldwide art gathering of Burning Man, which draws tens of thousands of art lovers to the state...

Downtown shops open for celebration

Downtown Shops Open For Celebration by Teri Vance   Downtown Carson City businesses will once again open their doors for the second annual Passport to Downtown on Friday. “It was so well attended and enjoyed by the participants last year that the Downtown Business...

La Ka Le’l Be Powwow moves to the MAC

La Ka Le’l Be Powwow moves to the MAC by Teri Vance   Translated to English, the La Ka Le’l Be Powwow means, “The People’s Gathering.” Organizer Martin Montgomery expects this year the name will be more appropriate than ever. “We’re hoping the new location will...

Native American Art Show A Success

Native American Art Show A Success by Teri Vance   The two-part Great Basin Native Artists exhibit on display at the Carson City Culture and Tourism Authority, which will be wrapping up in November, has been a popular and successful show. “It was awesome,” said...