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Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

...Territory of Alaska, made a thousand-mile sled-dog trip from Juneau to Fairbanks, and served as a hunting guide, bush pilot, flight attendant, nurse and candidate for Alaska Territorial Representative. She inspired news and magazine articles...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-27/fireside-lecture-mary-joyce-extraordinary
Art
Bush pilot on the mend after moose attack

ANCHORAGE - An agitated moose ran down and stomped a well-known Bush pilot from Willow, but he was saved when his wife grabbed a shovel from their pickup truck and whacked the big animal until it backed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-01-24/bush-pilot-mend-after-moose-attack
State
Legendary Chugiak bush pilot killed in crash

...Piper Super Cub near McGrath was known as a legendary bush pilot and outlaw hunter. The 79-year-old John Graybill...Geographic's Adventure magazine called Graybill a legendary bush pilot and notorious poacher in Alaska's Outlaw Wars. He...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081910/reg_697247323.shtml
Regional News
Costa profiled in "Indie Alaska" video series

...Meister," featuring Alaska Blaskapelle. Other Indie Alaska profiles include musk ox farm director Mark Austin and Alaska bush pilot Willy Fulton.Find out more at video.pbs.org/program/indie-alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-22/costa-profiled-indie-alaska-video-series
Art
94-year-old checks off B-17 on bucket list

...back at age 100."Rahoi earned his pilot's license at age 16, and after arriving in Alaska in 1947, worked as a bush pilot for many years.He continues to fly in Alaska.Rahoi already is nailing down his next bucket list dream - to fly a...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-09/94-year-old-checks-b-17-bucket-list
State
Residents recall Seldovia's colorful past

...store and that was it."In 1945, then 4-year-old Mike Miller moved to Seldovia with his family."My dad was a bush pilot and the first one to fly out of here, to establish an airline between here and Port Graham and English Bay," said...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-06-10/residents-recall-seldovias-colorful-pas
State
George Rogers

...depression.After serving in WWII he was called to Alaska during the polio years to make artificial limbs. His cousin, a bush pilot, flew out to the villages for measurements. Robert custom made the prosthetics.After settling his homestead at Butterfly...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000164294143
William Raymond Petaja

...Jim, Geoff, Teresa and Jolyne Bauer.Willie was well known throughout Southeast Alaska as an aviation mechanic and bush pilot, finishing his career as a pilot for the SOA Dept of Fish & GameHe was very competitive in sports. Many will remember...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000164451670
Trio of one-act plays reflect their characters' vision

...Pulitzer in 1979 for ``Talley's Folly.'' In ``The Flyer,'' another of the short plays, Bundy plays an Alaskan Bush pilot waiting for his physical checkup in a doctor's waiting room. ``He's 55, and he's at that age where he has to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102899/Ent_littletheatre.html
Entertainment
Filmmaking, Alaska-style

...because she had fond memories of spending an idyllic weekend there a few years ago, and because she'd heard her dad, a bush pilot, talk about it while she was growing up. She also knew she wanted to work in her appreciation for Southeast into her...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-06-14/filmmaking-alaska-style
Art

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