This is a story about someone whose simple act of kindness made a major impression in my life. I am telling it as my gift to her on her retirement from the position of executive director of the Alaska Public Radio Network.
At one of the first press club award dinners I ever attended, the Daily News and Times were still battling for survival in the Anchorage market. This made the dinner a crowded affair as each paper competed for the most awards. It was immediately evident on entering the room that it was divided into a bush versus urban