Adam Matthias Greenwald

...successful fur trapper and a commercial fisherman.Following in his Uncle Harry Douglas's and his mother's commitment to civic duty, Adam served several terms on the Hoonah City Council and as a board member for the State of Alaska Board of Fish and...
My Turn: Losing our heads over taxes surfacing in the Legislature and elsewhere. A hint of desperation is in the air as state government, elected officials, civic leaders and others cast about for any alternative to the drastic cuts that are necessary.Tax proponents expound at length...
My Turn: Gwich'in vs. climate change

...more than one billion people in 192 countries will participate in Earth Day activities and events, making it the largest civic observance in the world. This Earth Day, let us plant the seed of a new direction toward more comprehensive climate mitigation...
Banning same-sex marriage is a step backward

...Americans, and do incalculable damage to our civic life in this country." Incalculable damage...couples would do incalculable damage to our civic life? No, continuing discriminatory practices damages civic life. I had hoped that the new administration...
Backup LIO building needs $2.5M for improvements

...current LIO. Special sessions after that could easily be in the Dena'ina Center."The Atwood's proximity to the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center and state-owned parking lots is a big selling point for the building, Stevens said.So is the amount...
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Alaska Editorial: Jury duty legislation ill-conceived

...prospect of jury duty. Although the service is a vital part of our civic responsibility, most people aren't fond of the prospect of...jury duty, along with voting and paying taxes, is a bedrock civic responsibility in which we all must participate. And though...
Diversity in taxation is the key to stability

...Oregon for family reasons for several years. During that time, I was active in a large coalition of churches, unions, and civic organizations that sought to improve certain critical needs, defined after two years of study of problems in the Portland metro...
Sister cities delegates celebrate with Whitehorse community

...Whitehorse, Canada's incorporation, Juneau's Sister Cities Committee presented the city with a gift on February 18 during the Civic Dinner at First Nation's Cultural Center in Whitehorse. Susan Baxter and Maria Uchytil represented the committee and presented...
Ketchikan prepares for 29th annual Wearable Art show

...annual Wearable Art Show takes place this weekend in Ketchikan, with shows running Thursday through Saturday at the Ted Ferry Civic Center. This year's theme is World Beat.As of press time, Friday and Saturday night's shows were sold out. Evening...
Ketchikan's Wearable Art

...29th annual Wearable Art Show, World Beat, was held over four shows this past weekend to sold out crowds at the Ted Ferry Civic Center. The event combines aspects of a theatrical performance, fashion show and gallery exhibit, and features one-of-a-kind...


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