Fairbanks politicians warned for violating 'billboard law'

...close to the road or impacting sight."Another mayoral candidate, Tammie Wilson, said signs should be placed using common sense, not where they could impair traffic."We place them with permission from the property owner and tell them to be...
My Turn: A cautionary 'tail'

...rivers, and reject the empty rhetoric and "promise" of meaningless MOUs with BC.Don't sign it! Let's follow common sense and work with BC citizens proactively to really understand the long-term environmental and economic consequences of...
Clinton distances from Obama on climate change

...her opposition. "We applaud Secretary Clinton for standing up for what science, the will of the American people and common sense demand," said Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune.But Clinton's Republican opponents pushed back, working...
Feds allow Shell to drill for oil in Arctic

...President Obama's decision to grant Shell the final drilling permits goes against science, the will of the people and common sense."Granting Shell the permit to drill in the Arctic was the wrong decision, and this fight is far from over," he...
My Turn: Walker on Medicaid expansion: It's time

...regardless of LB&A action.Governors and legislatures in 29 states plus the District of Columbia have already made the common-sense decision to accept Medicaid expansion. Ten Republican governors have approved Medicaid expansion, and Republican...
Medicare to cover end-of-life counseling

...1, was tucked into a massive regulation on payments for doctors. It suggests that what many doctors regard as a common-sense option is no longer seen by the Obama administration as politically toxic. Counseling would be entirely voluntary...
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Court: Texas abortion clinics stay open

...court prevented enforcement while the case was on appeal to the 5th Circuit.Backers of the regulations say they are common-sense measures intended to protect women. Abortion rights groups say the regulations have only one aim: to make it harder...
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Witness: Ray Coxe sells guns off the books

...some of the most priceless objects you have in your business, by himself, turn your back and walk away. Ordinary common sense says that doesn't happen," Vince said.Coxe maintains that he thought Coday was leaving the store since he was putting...
Empire Editorial: Zoning codes favor dogs and dead over children

...population is treated like a public nuisance by city code. It's no wonder we have a daycare crisis in this town.Common sense (and working eyes and ears) lead us to believe a daycare center wouldn't be any louder or create any more car or...
Engineer was obsessed with trains as teen

...writer posted in 2011. The same user said in 2012: "It shouldn't take an act of Congress to get industry to adopt common-sense safety systems on their own."It is unclear whether the author of the posts was, in fact, Bostian. In a message...
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