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When It’s Spring Time in Alaska . . .

Ever since I can remember, I’ve heard Johnny Horton’s Springtime in Alaska. My parents played his greatest hits record (paid link) (check your local independent music store) around our house since before I was born. When I left home, I … Continue reading

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I would call this a cold snap. When I arose just before 6:00 Monday morning, our outdoor digital thermometer showed 1°, but by the time the sun rose in the 9:00 hour, it had lowered to 0°. We decided not … Continue reading

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