The 1915 Nome All-Alaska Dog Sled Sweepstakes

In 1907, the idea of a long-distance race was broached. The race, to be known as the All-Alaska Sweepstakes, became a popular event.

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Sen. Ted Stevens was revered, maligned

From convict to martyr, the story of Theodore Fulton “Ted” Stevens is solidly woven into the tapestry of Alaska’s history.

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My Memory of Lee

I have never forgotten his kindness. Rest in Peace Lee, save a space for me at your paste-up table in Heaven.

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Lee Jordan: Founder of the Chugiak-Eagle River Star

Lee's creation filled this community with unforgettable memories. For that, we owe him an immense debt of gratitude.

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Rest in Peace Lee Jordan

Lee was the most selfless and giving man I’ve ever known and worked with – what a role model. So, rest in peace my dear friend and mentor.

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Lee Jordan: Alaska Giant

Lee’s positive efforts and examples are more than simple local legend. He made a distinctive impact in our lives, and across Alaska.

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Lee: A Dedicated and Professional Journalist

Mr. Jordan ― in these two examples — and multiple other ones I could share was always a dedicated and professional journalist!

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Fatherly Advice

The one thing I will remember when I think of my dad is the fact, he was always there for me and ready with fatherly advice.

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Mr. Jordan Was Always a Phone Call Away

Mr. Jordan was always just a phone call away. He gave me feedback and guidance as I wrote and helped me to process professional challenges.

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Lee Will Be Greatly Missed

I first met Mr. Jordan in about 2000, shortly after he retired. I admired him, I learned from him, and I had the honor of photographing him.

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