McKenna Vierra, 27, received her private pilot’s license in November while undergoing chemotherapy treatments for cancer, her family said. An Anchorage flight instructor was giving her a discovery flight when his Cessna crashed.
Book review: Erling Kagge was first person to complete the fabled Three Poles Challenge on foot (North the South, and the summit of Mount Everest). In “Philosophy for Polar Explorers” he finds lessons on adventuring in everyday life.
Alaska’s sole congressman was hospitalized for several days in November after testing positive for COVID-19. In the video, the congressman emphasized that he has gotten the vaccine and said, “I know it works.”
Advice: My girlfriend still refuses to entertain, much less plan a trip Outside. I’m afraid we’re losing a special part of our connection and missing this window in life where we can easily take trips.