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    Alaska Day History

    Seems like I’ve spent a lot of time talking about my writing life lately–time to get back to Alaska history!   October 18 is Alaska Day. This is the date in 1867 when Russia handed over Alaska to the United…

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    World War II in Alaska

    We just had a big anniversary for World War II in Alaska, 70 years since the battle of Attu. I attended two different events last week to recognize World War II Remembrance Week, and one the weekend before. Each had…