Alaska Editorial: Time for Alaskans to engage in budget process

...fiscal crisis - and looking for input from Alaskans to address the issue.Randall Hoffbeck...actually have a problem."Indeed, Alaskans have gotten used to a relatively low...initiating "taxes impacting individual Alaskans," altering oil and gas taxes and credits...
Mildred Bryson Tandy

...Milly took over cooking for her brothers George and Mickey, and sister Alice. She became a wonderful cook, especially any Alaskan bounty, and hosted many family dinners, and always had enough to feed anyone else who happened to drop by.Milly and her...
My Turn: Medicaid expansion is a good thing

...projects that benefit all Alaskans. The acceptance of this Medicaid funding will benefit all Alaskans. Gov. Walker was faced with...economy, create thousands of Alaskan jobs, and lower the budget deficit while giving over 40,000 Alaskans access to healthcare. I'm...
My Turn: Faith support for marriage equality

...and who wish to share their lives together. Two years ago I spoke at an "Equality for All Alaskans" event that called for human rights for LGBTQ Alaskans. In addition to marriage, which is now legal, such rights include protections from discrimination...
My Turn: Nimbus is a relic of the '60s and '70s

...concerned the art's impotent legacy representing the theme for the courthouse and it was stated that it was an eyesore to the Alaskan identity.We could conduct a pre-trial and request a judge be appointed and 10 more jurors. If the preponderance of evidence...

...Health and Fitness Center. Contact PH&F at 789-5556 or, September 26RUNNINGHome, TBD, Alaskan Brewing Co. Adventure Run.Saturday, November 7RUNNINGHome, 10 a.m., Veteran's Day Run (Empire Cup Race) at Brotherhood...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 27, 2015

...farewell to hardworking reporters Katie Moritz and Melissa Griffiths. Moritz is moving to Minneapolis and a new job at a public TV station there. Griffiths has joined the Brew Crew at Alaskan Brewing. We wish them both well in their new work.
My Turn: Tongass programs growing in right direction

...ATIA appreciates Murkowski's commitment to invest in Forest Service programs which support jobs and economic benefits for Alaskans. On the Tongass, this means growing recreation programs and services and improving the infrastructure that benefits residents...
A job with a view Southeast Alaskan pilot opens up from the cockpit

On a Wednesday afternoon at work, Sean Kveum looks outside the window to his right and spots a bear, then another one. From the cockpit of his de Havilland Beaver bush plane, he loops around to get a better look.
Death Notice: Charles C. Woodman

...War II veteran who served in the South Pacific.He is survived by his wife Phyllis, daughter Ellen, beloved cat Gabby and many special friends.Services will take place 2 p.m. Aug. 1 at Alaskan Memorial Park, 3839 Riverside Drive.
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