Golfing at the old city dump in Thorne Bay, Alaska, was a way of life for schoolteachers Elgin and Melissa Cook.
Melissa Cook has been in the news with her Alaska and multiple sclerosis memoir, “The Call of the Last Frontier.”
In 1997, Canadian fishermen blocked the Malaspina ferry to protest overfishing in the Pacific by the U.S. – known as the ‘Salmon War of 1997’
Melissa Cook gained a new perspective on life while on medical disability in remote Alaska.
Melissa Cook discusses how she wrote “The Call of the Last Frontier” from a collection of notes written over 20 years.