907 Updates January 26, 2018

By Sean Maguire: U.S. Army Alaska conducting major deployment readiness exercise
By John Thain: 2018 off to a busy start for Bethel Search and Rescue
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By Laurel Andrews: Anchorage man arrested in Nebraska with 227 pounds of marijuana
By Shady Grove Oliver: Native languages in danger of extinction by 2100
By Charles Wohlforth: An addict’s life on Anchorage’s streets – and a mother’s unwavering love
By Lauren Maxwell: Alaskans remember extreme ski filmmaker Warren Miller
By Sean Maguire: Anchorage women gather to learn about cannabis
By Dr. John Regan: It’s Happening — D.A.R.E. Ends Anti-Weed Campaign, Quietly Removes Pot from Gateway Drug List
Photojournalist Joshua Maxwell: The Ghost Trees of Portage, Alaska
By Marc Lester: Photos: 10 windy and wonderful winter views of Seward, Alaska
Alaska in the 1940s, Appalachia in the 1970s, at Malaprop’s
Throughout the book, the McClures weave in love letters written by Lt. Tim Timberlake (a white officer in the all-black 93rd Regiment) to his sweetheart and eventual wife Helen Bryan, Christine McClure’s parents. The letters tell of a young man struggling to make sense of the budding relationship between him and Helen and the world around them as war ravaged Europe and the Asian Pacific.