Category: Local

NPS invites historian to share research on 24th Infantry

Brian Shellum, author, army veteran and retired government intelligence agent, has spent the last 22 years of his life saluting the 178,975 Black American military volunteers whose dedication helped enact legislation that permitted African-American to enlist as regulars in the nation’s army.

Tony Thole wins Spirit of the Yukon Award for 20th River Quest

Awards for the 2018 Yukon River Quest were distributed at a banquet on the eve of Saturday, June 30, with Tony Thole wrangling the Spirit of the Yukon Award for rescuing a literal boatload of valuables from the currents of the Yukon River.