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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...
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...
North Words Writers Symposium, Kachemak Bay conference still accepting registrations

...Close Calls: Near Death Experiences and Other Precarious Moments."The symposium -- organized by Dan Henry, Buckwheat Donahue and Jeff Brady -- is collaborative effort of Skagway Borough, U.S. National Parks, and Alaska Magazine. For...
North Words Writers: coming to the table

...the Skagway News; Dan Henry, who's an essayist and rhetorician, and sings a mean tenor; and the one and only Buckwheat Donahue, who founded the symposium.The rest of us were there for our own varied reasons: to write better, find a publisher...
Arrrgh!!! Buckwheat Ski Classic registration now open

...The popular cross country ski race turned a new chapter last year following the "retirement" of race founder Buckwheat Donahue. After 25 years of running the race, he turned it over to a new nonprofit, the Log Cabin Ski Society, comprised...
Juneau athletes compete at Buckwheat

...2013 at Log Cabin, B.C., just up the highway from Skagway.According to a press release from the Chief Of Race Buckwheat Donahue, air temperatures were at 23 degrees at race time with a slight 10-15 mile-per-hour southerly wind, partly...
Buckwheat Donahue to trek across America

Last winter, Buckwheat Donahue walked 330 miles in two weeks, from Whitehorse to Dawson, Yukon. It was 30 to 40 degrees below zero on some days, but the people...
Fjord Fest: Skagway organizes a 12-hour, end-of-summer blowout

...passage on Chilkat Cruises' Fast Ferry. Ten percent of the revenue will go to The Heartbeat Walk, Skagway resident Buckwheat Donahue's yearlong walk and paddle from the Florida Keys to Skagway. "We thought it was a good time to have a big celebration...
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