Longtime Alaska journalist, author and historian Lael Morgan died last week at age 86.
State lawmakers are considering making a new holiday to honor the contributions of black soldiers who helped build what is still the only road connecting Alaska to the Lower 48. The legislation is sponsored by Sen. David Wilson, and it would make October 25 African American Soldiers’ Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day. It’s quite a
Commentator Dee Longenbaugh reviews the biography by Lael Morgan and published by Epicenter Press.