Review: The sad beauty of 'Cabin, Clearing, Forest'

...surround them. One of the few references to Alaska's celebrated beauty comes from a character who has moved away to the East Coast who is looking at a postcard from his mother. "The picture on the postcard was of Juneau in summer... no one would...
Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...whole United States," said Timothy R. Carr, a West Virginia University geologist.The battle has emerged as the East Coast version of the environmental and political drama over the Keystone XL Pipeline, which became a line in the sand for...
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My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...plan that has a realistic shot at saving the PFD, not adding taxes and leads to stable state spending over the Saudi/East Coast Harvard plan that would very likely take half the value of the PFD away, add taxes and link spending to volatile financial...
Ellis: Narcan bill means 'life or death'

...Department is contemplating having its patrol officers carry Narcan, following in the footsteps of police departments on the East Coast that are also combating skyrocketing heroin-related deaths."They're using Narcan in their police departments...
State | Local | AK legislature
Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center

...local Coast Guard leadership, the audience included top research directors and Arctic planners, who flew in from the East Coast.Bert Macesker, the executive director of the Coast Guard Research and Development Center, said the Coast Guard is...
Alaska Native Sisterhood centennial celebration and election results

...vice president, asked to step back to take some personal time from her leadership role. Marina Rose Anderson from the Klawock Camp served as ANS sergeant at arms last year but has stepped back to continue her education on the east coast.
Empire Editorial: Daylight saving time is a necessary inconvenience

...48. Imagine a two-hour difference between Juneau and Seattle or a five-hour difference between Southeast and the East Coast.History has shown us that while Alaska has tended to keep the world at arms' length, problems tend to arise when...
'He was like a ghost': Sister of late heroin user speaks out

...nation, wreaking havoc not just urban centers but small mid-western farming communities and quiet coastal towns on the East Coast. The rate of heroin related overdose deaths has nearly quadrupled in the U.S. between 2002 and 2013, according to...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 30

...becomes the first woman goalie in professional hockey to be credited with a victory as Toledo beats Dayton 6-5 in the East Coast Hockey League.1997 - Violet Palmer makes professional sports history by becoming the first woman to officiate an NBA...
S. Carolina cleans up, but worries remain

...Atmospheric Administration called a "fire hose" of tropical moisture spun off by Hurricane Joaquin, which mostly missed the East Coast.Authorities have made hundreds of water rescues since then, lifting people and animals to safety. About 800 people...
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