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My Turn: Preserve the Permanent Fund amid cuts

...and remains as large and productive an asset as it can be. We're already at a point in our history where the Fund is a primary revenue source, given the unfortunate decline in the amount of oil being pumped through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline in...
My Turn: Reflecting on two nights on call

...providing inpatient coverage for individuals in Juneau. These individuals have acute medical emergencies but don't have a primary care provider.I have been providing this kind of medical care in Juneau for the past 20 years. One might think that...
Response to Sen. Anna MacKinnon

...daylight saving time) has on our health is my overall concern." She mentioned a few studies on impacts of DST on health as a primary reason for sponsoring Senate Bill 6 to repeal it in Alaska.Two of those studies are included as supporting documentation...
Will Obama face a primary challenge in 2012?

...spokesman rejected that interpretation, a primary challenger would be the absolute...the nomination, a poor result in a primary, such as George H.W. Bush's...could see how hard it would be for a primary challenger to actually win the nomination...
New, but in for the long haul at Bartlett CFO is now dedicating his time to meeting and interacting with Bartlett's 553 employees. Personal interaction is a primary source of pleasure for Ulrich, who has been working in healthcare finance since the early 1980s.He moved from multinational...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...quo is not going to work for us. At the same time, we must recognize that large-scale mining in Canada is becoming a primary economic driver and cease-and-desist solutions will not work.What will also not work out for us is to apply simple...
Seniors prepare for tax exemption cuts

...Watt said. "It could mean future cuts in services affecting the quality of life."Quality of life for seniors is a primary concern for the growing population. In a recent Commission on Aging study, 9 out of 10 people said they would prefer...
School board signs off on new Riverbend teacher

...Tuesday evening to allow Riverbend Elementary School to add a primary teacher and Juneau-Douglas High School to alleviate...Gelbrich told the board. "So the proposal is to add a primary grade teacher at Riverbend; to add a physical science...
Strickler women headed to Uganda

...mother and daughter involved in Rotary and Interact respectively, will travel to Mbiiko, Uganda Dec. 27 to volunteer at a primary school in the poor and densely populated community. Michelle first visited Uganda to meet the child the Stricklers sponsor...
My turn: Alaskans aren't gullible Gary Droubay in the Juneau Empire took issue with various aspects of the cruise ship initiative enacted in 2006. As a primary author of the initiative - which is now state law - I believe it is appropriate to respond. Mr. Droubay claims the state...


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