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Longtime Seattle Times travel writer Stanton Patty dies

SEATTLE - To Seattle Times readers of the mid-20th century, he was Mr. Alaska, that columnist so keenly tuned into the world of bush pilots and sourdough miners.
Tracy LaBarge, Juneau entrepreneur

...up, as much as I wanted to. I'd get a call from a customer saying 'That made our trip,' or a magazine, or a travel writer. The feedback from the people is what keeps you going. Friends are huge in keeping me going... but once I got over...
Visualizing 'Unseen Alaska'

...Southeast wilderness areas that don't typically catch travel writers' eyes."They're the true embodiment of Alaska...idea being tossed around is to host major national travel writers so they can appreciate the off-the-beaten-path...
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Savor bourbon's sweet side much that he has found ways to enjoy the barrel-aged spirit at every meal.At breakfast, the Alabama-based travel writer and food critic dapples his oatmeal with extract made by infusing bourbon with vanilla beans. At lunch he spikes sandwiches...
Character building, a crash course

...big-people story book set in Alaska." Along with co-founder Andromeda Romano-Lax (herself a novelist and travel writer), Vanasse co-directs 49 Alaska Writing Center. Its mission: to support creative writers throughout the state...

...1:40 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday matinee 4:40 p.m. Friday-Saturday late show, 9:30 p.m. Synopsis: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny...
In the stacks: Find out why people lie and what you can do to help solve the world's problems

...but in a readable, timely, and constructive package. "Eagle Dreams," by Stephen J. Bodio: When falconer and travel writer Bodio was a boy, he fell in love with a photograph of a Kazakh nomad with an eagle on his fist. The article accompanying...
A fake town

...Alternatives," written by (get this) an anonymous travel writer. About mid-way through the article the writer highlights...such things about my town. However, this anonymous travel writer has pretty much hit the nail on the head. Since I don't...
Travel writer signs book, shows slides about Asia trip

JUNEAU - Erica Warmbrunn, an adventure traveler who wrote a book about riding her bike across Mongolia, China and Vietnam, will show slides at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the downtown library.
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Table tennis masters to hold exhibition at DZ

...said. "I think that's part of what I'm looking forward to the most."At a table tennis club in New York, a travel writer from AOL said they'd pay if Shortz if he came to Alaska to play and blog about it. He'd never been and saw the perfect...


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