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...Storage"), Emily Wall ("Liveaboard"),and Dana Stabenow ("Bad Blood"), and the staff includes Jeff Brady, Buckwheat Donahue, Daniel Lee Henry, Wendy Anderson and Katrina Pearson. Panel discussion topics for this year include How to Turn...
Buckwheat Ski Classic hits the ski trails this weekend

Founded by Skagway resident Buckwheat Donahue in the 1980s, the Buckwheat Ski Classic was recently hailed by Alaska magazine as one of the top 49 things to do in Alaska. This...
Juneau Nordic Ski Team preparing for Buckwheat

...BC Forestry.The race was founded by Skagway's Buckwheat Donahue in 1987 and consists of a 50K, 25K and 10K classic...have fun. What is also fun is you have organizer Buckwheat Donahue who is extremely charismatic, very engaging and...
White Pass train halts runs after derailment

...about 100 miles northwest of Juneau, railroad officials said.The injured were taken to a clinic in Skagway, said Buckwheat Donahue, tourism director for the municipality. Some already had been released before 6 p.m., approximately three hours...
Alaska Hall of Fame voting opens

...1,200 entrants each year.The Buckwheat Ski Classic is in the "Event" category, and many locals have heard Buckwheat Donahue's howl to get the traditional and classic ski race moving along the historic Klondike Trail of '98 and White Pass...
Reading, writing and coffee

...of the Skagway News; Dan Henry, author and adjunct professor at the University of Alaska Southeast - Sitka; and Buckwheat Donahue, Skagway's director of tourism.In that first year, it was envisioned as a traveling event, Henry said. The...
Fifth annual North Words Writers Symposium to feature Simon Winchester

...with music, and keynote banquet at Poppies Restaurant at Jewell Gardens.NOrth Words staff includes Jeff Brady, Buckwheat Donahue, Daniel Lee Henry, Wendy Anderson and Katrina Pearson.Registration is $300, and the symposium is limited to...
Online registration begins for Buckwheat Ski Classic now open for registration.Named in honor of long-time Skagway resident and ski enthusiast Robert Carlin "Buckwheat" Donahue, the race on the Log Cabin Ski Trails north of Skagway on Saturday, March 22, has a theme this year as unique...
A century of stories

...lcpreadings.html.)He's also busy with the North Words Writers Symposium, which he founded four years ago with Buckwheat Donahue and Dan Henry. This literary event draws writers and participants from around the state; this year's faculty...
Juneau's skiers conquer Buckwheat Classic

...donated by the Mountain Shop: Meagan Deuwng; 50/50 for Warming Hut Fund: Sean Layton ($610).Race founder Buckwheat Donahue commented that this was the first time Juneau skiers had made the top three in may years. The event started 28 years...


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