Dee Longenbaugh is a book store owner, historian, and map collector. Her reviews of books with a focus on Alaska and the Arctic can be heard on KTOO’s Morning Edition every Tuesday morning.
Listen to her review that features “Termination Dust” by Susanna J. Mishler, and published by Boreal Books.
- Staff at Alaska Native Medical Center thought the woman had shingles. They sent her home, but she returned near-death, suffering septic shock. Ultimately, doctors were forced to amputate her limbs.
- Disappointed by the last round of union negotiations, airline workers again rallied at airports across the west coast, including Juneau International Airport.
- A former Juneau lawmaker didn't pay $18,000 in fines for probable ethics violations. And the committee that sought the fines is OK with that.
- Anchorage’s historical record of the Nov. 30 quake will now include viral memes and verses published via Facebook and Twitter, says Anchorage Museum director Julie Decker.