My Turn: Economic freedom: A magic pill we shouldn't swallow

...spending our tax dollars that it is hard to believe it's efficient. But is government the chicken or the egg?AFP believes big government is the chicken that's laying extremely poor quality eggs despite all the money it's spending. They think...
Changing palates affect Alaska seafood sales in Japan

...of seafood, among all kinds of flesh, I actually prepare chicken, pork, or beef more often than seafood," Inaba, 39, wrote...merits of eating fish.Per-capita consumption of beef, chicken and pork surpassed that of seafood each year starting in 2009...
Juneau housing commission looks Outside for fresh ideas

...for young families to start businesses and increase the number of students in local schools."You have a little bit of a chicken and egg issue here," Krupicka said.Part of the high cost of development includes a lack of local labor - a problem caused...
Lawmakers feast, dance with Juneau's Filipino community

...Community Inc. did not disappoint with the food nor the entertainment.Pounds and pounds of house-made pancit, lumpia, chicken and beef were served at the FCI Hall and the floor was cleared for performances by local talents - including one of Juneau's...
ALICE pledges to protect from mass shootings

...warfare, when the threat is outside the building," Mattice said. "But when the fox is in the chicken coop, it's best to leave the chicken coop."The Juneau Police Department enlisted members of the ALICE Training Institute to hold a seminar...
Today in sports history for Tuesday, Mar. 3

...a prohibitive favorite in the field of nine that the race is declared a non-wagering contest. The race is known as "The Chicken Flamingo."1968 - Montreal's Jean Beliveau becomes the second NHL player to score 1,000 career points with a goal in...
A taste of black history

...The event was produced by Laura Haywood, with sound engineering by Alaska's Kit.The menu consisted of fried catfish and chicken, potato salad, macaroni and cheese, white corn, greens, cornbread, and sweet potato pie or peach cobbler, with contributions...
A history of charity: The story of Juneau's Hurlock family

...He said they didn't even have electricity and lit their new home in an abandoned army building with Coleman lanterns.The chicken farm in the Mendenhall Valley operated almost entirely unmechanized through the labor of Roger Hurlock's six sons and brought...
Flipping Douglas Island

...development will trigger more talk of a second bridge from the mainland to Douglas, although that's an uncertain endeavor.)A chicken and egg question lingers: Which would come first - commercial activity and businesses or residential areas? If residential...
My Turn: The city shouldn't buy another greenbelt

...over to support business growth and make it easier to develop. It was recently said, "Juneau needs more greenbelts like a chicken needs cowboy boots."The city needs to work with Bicknell to spur economic activity rather than trade away Juneau's crown...


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