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Journalist 'Stroller' White liked a good joke - in print

...combination Will Rogers and Art Buchwald of his time." Juneau historian Bob DeArmond, who was a cub reporter for The Stroller's Weekly in the early 1930s, considers White the "Mark Twain of the North." White carved out a career as a columnist...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...CHANDONNET THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The Stroller's Weekly newspaper observed on Reddit Archives The Stroller's Weekly newspaper observed on June...The Juneau Empire Online The Stroller's Weekly newspaper observed on June...
What's behind those nicknames of Southeast's historic, colorful characters?

...One assumes that ``Slim Jim'' Winn, proprietor of a Juneau bar, was narrow of frame. Perusing issues of The Stroller's Weekly, a Juneau newspaper of decades ago, yields additional nickname nuggets to those who look closely. ``Window...
Mendenhall Glacier's mountain sentinels

Going out to the Mendenhall Glacier is always interesting to me, mainly because there is continuous change going on.
Historical Sports: 1921-22 DHS Huskies

The 1921-22 Douglas High School Huskies enjoyed their third straight season of defeating channel neighbor Juneau en route to winning the undisputed Senior Championship of Southeastern Alaska and the High School Championship.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

New names were sometimes assumed by men who had no intention of returning home or were one step ahead of a federal warrant. Other nicknames, such as ``Slim,'' were borrowed from physique, or assigned from diet, such as ``Muktuk.
Juneau Empire Online Entertainment: Juneau's Early Years 8/28/97

...number of Southeast Alaska communities during his long life. He moved to Juneau in 1931 as a writer working for the Stroller's Weekly, a local newspaper. He and his wife, artist Dale DeArmond, left Juneau in 1991 and currently live in Sitka...


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