Each morning she found new wolf tracks in the snow. With each passing day, the wolf was coming closer to the cabin.
This Santa Claus doesn’t really believe in presents. And he has cancer. But he makes a pretty endearing Santa Claus all the same.
Here’s a walk down 13th Avenue, mostly in Fairview, through the eyes of my students in JPC201 at UAA.
What came home on my iPhone after a food-preoccupied trip to visit Aunt Maridon in Juneau a few weeks ago.
Everything in Adak used to be something else. City Hall used to be the high school. The store, which is only open two hours a day (because after that electricity costs eat all the profits), used to be a community center. The Navy-issue hutches holding beer and wine at the liquor store? They used to be in some- body’s living room. The Bluebird Café (one of two restaurants in town) is in a house on a suburban-feeling cul-de-sac. The only way you know it’s a restaurant is the “Open” sign out front. About half the neighboring houses are empty.
We had a front row seat to watch two bears making trouble in the Starr Hill neighborhood in Juneau. (With video!)
I first went to Yukon in the summers as a child (And my mom before me). The place is magic. Take a look.
What do they eat in Point Hope? Here’s a peek at what’s on the plate during the spring whaling feast in one of America’s most northern communities.