Tip #1 on Surviving an Alaska Winter


As a service to his readers, WC will from time to time offer tips on how to survive an Interior Alaska winter.

Tip #1: Endeavor to be somewhere else when it is at its worst. Hawai’i is good.

The ideal newspaper headline to read on your lanai in Maui

The ideal newspaper headline to read on your lanai in Maui

Yes, it’s true, WC missed the entire, record-shattering 3.5 week cold snap in 1989. WC left Fairbanks the day before it began and returned the day after it broke. On a trip with the dates scheduled months in advance.

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