A few years ago in a November blizzard, Ian Seward picked up Graham Kraft and Lindsay Johnson, his new neighbors, as they were hitchhiking into Haines. It was the first time they'd met, and they soon found they had a lot to talk about.
There's been a lot of talk lately about marijuana. We'd like to talk to you about tobacco instead.
We know: It's not as sexy a topic, but it's even more important. Each year, 40,000 Americans die from secondhand smoke-related illnesses.
Satellite data has confirmed that the amount of freshwater released into the Gulf of Alaska from streams and rivers in Alaska and northern Canada is about 1.5 times what the Mississippi River dumps into the Gulf of Mexico each year.