I am sitting here looking at a big, colorful campaign postcard that says, "John Binkley - Believes in the Sanctity of Life." A little later on, it says, "I am pro-life and believe in life's sanctity. John."
In February, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church caught fire.
Gov. Sean Parnell addressed a full house for the finale of this year's Native Issues Forum. The governor talked briefly about economic issues surrounding Alaska's oil economy but spent the majority of the forum fielding public questions on a variety of topics. On the subject of oil taxes, he remarked to a statement he made previously that "every one of us is in the oil business," referring to the fact about 89 percent of state revenues are from oil taxes and royalties.
Gov. Sarah Palin campaigned for office promising more transparency and openness in state government. Now she's pitching transparency, openness and competition as a solution for rising health care costs as in Alaska.
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