Whitehorse Daily Star

There were no free rides on the Yukon Quest

There was a time, believe it or not, before we had computers, tablets, cell phones – even before we had the clumsy briefcase-sized satellite phones – when journalists had to file stories from remote locations by reading handwritten accounts over land lines to other reporters who could pound the copy, one letter at a time, onto paper using a typewriter.

By Freelancer on January 6, 2023

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