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Scenes from Julebukking


Orin Pierson / Petersburg Pilot

Petersburg's Julebukking holiday tradition is unique in Alaska. Papa Bear's Pizza is one of the many local businesses that generously participate. Each year Scott and Carolyn Hurtt serve up dozens of pizzas for community members while Santa and Mrs. Claus pose for photos with children.

Orin Pierson / Petersburg Pilot

Lee's Clothing is always a popular Julebukking destination. Roxy Lee serves up punch while people sample the array of Sig Mathisen's famous pickled and smoked seafood.


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