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Sitka Monthly Grind prepares for 21st season

The organizers of Sitka's Monthly Grind recently announced the schedule for the series' 21st season.
The madness of March begins ... now

One of the best college basketball players of all time lives in Charlotte. He won a national championship at N.C. State in 1974. His name is David Thompson. He was who a teenage Michael Jordan wanted to be.
Sitka crews begin tearing up aging street pavement

SITKA - Sitka has torn up what is likely the first of many paved city streets and returned it to gravel. The community has wrestled for years with how to pay to replace pavement put down during the heyday of the state's oil wealth in the 1980s.
Alaska Editorial: State's budget situation isn't dire, but only because of recent savings

The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: With surprising suddenness, it's back to the future for the state budget. After a decade of relative affluence, we've returned to fiscal conditions that resemble...
My Turn: Transportation is key to Alaska's economic health

...deserves better. Finally, having listened to the candidates, I conclude that we do not need another four years of "Back to the Future." Alaska clearly needs a fresh direction with a firm leader at the helm. That can only be Frank Murkowski. Boyd...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...hemisphere affairs evidently took the Bush administration to right field - way to the right. Home>Archives> Going back to the future with Reich appointment 29° Classifieds
Thriller 'Timecrimes' focuses on consequences, rather than 'science,' of time travel

...undo a mistake you made the last time you traveled back in time. The whole thing could have been very Marty McFly/Back to the Future. But Vigalondo ramps up the suspense and violence as we try to keep up with Hector, and earlier and later versions...
Parents for a Safe Graduation sponsor events

Juneau's high school seniors will go "Back to the Future" at this year's graduation party sponsored by Parents for a Safe Graduation. The party begins at 9:30 p.m. June 2 at Centennial...
High school seniors head 'Back to the Future'

Juneau's high school seniors will be going "Back to the Future" at this year's graduation party sponsored by Parents for a Safe Graduation. The party begins at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at...
Time machine could inform gas debate

I wonder if Gov. Murkowski saw the movie "Back to the Future"? I ask because it would help if lawmakers and he could ride with Marty McFly and Doc Brown in their fictional DeLorean time machine back to the days of the 20th century robber barons that sparked Alaska's drive for statehood.


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