Gustavus author Kim Heacox wins award for "Jimmy Bluefeather"

...Kayak." His feature articles have appeared in Audubon, Travel & Leisure, Wilderness, Islands, Orion, and National Geographic Traveler. His editorials, written for the Los Angeles Times, have appeared in many major newspapers across the...
Whale, what now?

...wife, Dawn Wolfe; and Linda Nicklin.The three - in addition to Nicklin's husband, Flip, a photographer for National Geographic, and Paul Voeckers of MRV Architects - form the team that is working to get the project off the ground. Janes...
'Shaped by the North: the influence of place on art Alaska via Fairbanks in the summer of 2005. He, too had a hard time."I grew up as a product of sort of a National Geographic childhood," he said. "I had this idea of what Alaska was.... The place was challenging and foreign to me...
My Turn: Denali says it all

...America when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Mt. Kennedy was named in his honor. Soon afterward the National Geographic Society sponsored a team which reached its summit. Among the climbers was the late president's brother, Robert...
Jack Chalmers Culbreath

...programs. Jack's position also allowed him to host and accommodate many visitors into Alaska Forests such as the National Geographic, Sir Edmund Hillary Forest Studies and motion picture productions for the Lassie TV show. In 1960 the Culbreath...
Floyd Dryden student represents Alaska in National Geographic Bee

...represented Alaska in the National Geographic Bee in Washington, the making of the show National Geographic Bee, visiting Vice President...
Tourism industry sweats ferry shutdown

...schedule now a big question mark, "we've put through lots of cancellations," she said.Because of features in National Geographic magazine and travel programs on cable TV, AMHS has become increasingly popular for travelers worldwide, Gladwell...
State | Local
Quirky Inside Passage boat race has a rule: No motors

...competitors who have proven track records under difficult circumstances.Washington-native Colin Angus was named the National Geographic Adventurer of the year in 2008 for his human-powered circumnavigation of the Earth. He'll be rowing his way...
From gold rush ghost town to migratory delta

...willows.We quickly found that there's a reason the Stikine is named what it is. Though many sources - among them National Geographic - erroneously say the Tlingit translation is "The Great River," and people do call it that, "Stikine," or...
Southeast Spotlight

...Adventures on the Alimentary Canal," "STIFF: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers"). Roach has also written for National Geographic, Wired, New Scientist, The New York Times Book Review, the Journal of Clinical Anatomy, and Outside, among...


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