Friday, May 22, 2020

PALMER — For the first time in 78 years, the state’s largest celebration at the Alaska State Fair will not take place at the fairgrounds in Palmer this fall. Due to the global COVID-…

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Our first winter in Alaska (1977-1978) followed one of the coldest winters in Indiana (1976-1977). The central Indiana temperatures dipped below zero 27 times that winter, my last in…

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

PALMER — On Saturday, dozens of community members and nine Palmer High School girls basketball players worked to create a unique opportunity for good to grow in downtown Palmer.

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In his 1976 book, Coming into the Country, John McPhee captured Alaska. I came into Alaska in 1977. I had just finished undergraduate work at Indiana University at Indianapolis. I was 38.