“See the Other Side” by Tatyana Tolstaya
(Translated, from the Russian, by Jamey Gambrell)
–What is Heaven like, when your favorite person has died?
“Karma” by Nicolas Bagby
“Sea-Dog” by Blue-eyed Bolla
“The Most Beautiful Women in the World” by Christy NaMee Eriksen
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.