Centers on the Kilcher family and their community outside Homer, Alaska. Begun by patriarch Yule Kilcher who immigrated from Europe during WWII, and currently led by his sons, Otto and Atz ...
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Centers on the Kilcher family and their community outside Homer, Alaska. Begun by patriarch Yule Kilcher who immigrated from Europe during WWII, and currently led by his sons, Otto and Atz Kilcher (singer Jewel's father) the family have lived on their land for four generations. The show also features the homesteaders who live nearby and interact with the Kilchers.Written by
I used to like the show a little until I realized that no family can live that close to each other and still be smiling, laughing and joking all the time without ever quarreling in any way. Jane is completely out of place and would be better suited for a show like intervention or something. The whole jewel story bothers me because as I remember back in the 90s her story was that her and her father were flat broke,living in a car, not Alaska. Basically I'm staying no family is that perfect and all get together with a perfectly decorated hay ride trailer to celebrate Thanksgiving. Waiting for the truth to come out.like jewel being molested by her father or some will Hayden sons of guns type situation where the perfect family gets exposed. As usual.alaskans use the precious warm weather to prepare for the brutal winter. That about sums up every episode of every Alaska show on TV.
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