Michael Burns

...54 billion at the time of his death and ranks in the top 50 of world sovereign wealth funds.Active in Alaska and Anchorage civic and other non-profit affairs, Mike served several terms as chair of the University of Alaska Board of Regents and as a Trustee...
Nature Conservancy names four new trustees

...Alaskans in Bristol Bay, the Mat-Su Basin and the Tongass National Forest.The Board of Trustees represents the state's civic, business and academic sectors and serves to guide the nonprofit organization's conservation and fundraising.
Ketchikan shipyard to raise totem

...Aug. 1 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ketchikan Shipyard. Afterwards, the company is hosting a 6 p.m. celebration at the Ted Ferry Civic Center. ? Contact CCW staff writer Mary Catharine Martin at
My Turn: Marijuana before education: Pace of policy changes tell of importance

...That means Juneau Police Department Chief Bryce Johnson, our little Marijuana Committee Board, and few other intelligent and civic-minded individuals come together, talk and hash out our personal narratives of how life ought to be. From the collection...
Can KKK 'adopt highway'? Court considers matter

...Department of Transportation, which runs the program, denied the application. The department said its program was aimed at "civic-minded organizations in good standing."The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation sued on behalf of the KKK group in...
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NBC to Trump: You're fired

...with me," Trump told reporters in Chicago after a campaign speech before the City Club of Chicago, which is comprised of civic and community leaders.But in a statement issued by his company in New York, Trump said "NBC is weak, and like everybody...
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A hub for hip-hop culture opens in Anchorage could help those problems decline, by translating energy into something positive.At the center, the focus will be on civic engagement and responsible citizenry for youth and adults, and values of family, integrity and loyalty, Hamilton said. He...
Outside editorial: Amid anger, comfort the grieving

...signs pounded African drums outside the vigil Thursday and shouted angry slogans. Inside, an interracial crowd of citizens and civic leaders prayed and sang "We Shall Overcome."South Carolina's leaders had better recognize the delicate nature of this...
Conservative challenger Duda wins Polish presidential vote

...Bronislaw Komorowski, allied with the ruling pro-business Civic Platform, garnered 48.45 percent in the second round of voting...parties to represent the entire nation.Komorowski left the Civic Platform party when he won the presidency in 2010, but remained...
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Have we come to this?

...define democracy as a government in which power rests with the citizens through elected representatives and fulfilled through civic engagement and responsibility. Some Alaskans believe majority rule is a vital component of democracy. Some disclaimers may...


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