Whitney Blair Wyckoff

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From Raucous To Ritzy: A Brief History Of Christmas Tea

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

In some fancy hotels, Christmas tea has become a refined respite for harried shoppers. But the tradition's roots are much rowdier: efforts to fight public drunkenness.


Why Some Canadian Maple Syrup Producers Are Defying Their 'Cartel'

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

The Federation of Quebec Maple Syrup Producers has been called the OPEC of the liquid sweetener. Lately, some maple producers and buyers say they've fallen victim to its bullying tactics.


Alaska Farmer Turns Icy Patch Of Tundra Into A Breadbasket

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Warmer temperatures in Alaska are giving farmers flexibility to plant a wider range of crops over a longer growing season. One farmer says the secret to his bounty is soil enriched by flooding rivers.


Why Vegetables Get Freakish In The Land Of The Midnight Sun

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Long summer days in Alaska help cabbages, turnips and other vegetables grow to gargantuan sizes. These "giants" are celebrated at the annual state fair, which kicks off on Thursday.


Beheading Video Sets Off Debate Over How โ€” Or Whether โ€” To Portray It

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

A video that shows an American journalist being beheaded by extremist militants has sparked outrage, along with arguments over whether the images should be restricted online.


Montana Mom's Ab Challenge Becomes A Phenomenon

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Working your abs hard for 30 days may tone those muscles, but don't count on an exercise program by itself to take off belly fat. Staying motivated after a month is over is another problem.