• If you plugged in “Gordon Tentrees” to an online music radio program, it might start out with something from his last album, “Less is More.” But, as computer algorithms go, the station might throw in songs that evoke the Whitehorse, Yukon Territory singer-songwriter: Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and John Prine, all singers Tentree has been compared to. But then you might get some blues acts like Muddy Waters or BB King, straying firmly into Whiskey Tango Foxtrot territory.

  • “A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to stay sharp.” —George R.R. Martin

  • Michael Franti and Spearhead is Salmonfest headliner

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“For a brief moment Sunday, the southernmost tip of Alaska was warmer than the southernmost tip of Florida.”

What are we supposed to do now?