Begich talks corporate rights, gun violence, VA

...with the Juneau Empire last week to discuss national issues the next Congress will be facing.What are your thoughts on the evolution of corporate rights? A few years ago corporations were allowed to assemble PACs and spend as much money as they want in elections...
I Origins

Opens Friday, Jul 18, 2014 Synopsis: Writer/director Mike Cahill's drama I Origins centers on medical student Ian Gray (Michael Pitt). Ian specializes in the evolution of the human eye. One day he attends a party where he meets a masked woman whose eyes transfix him, and soon the two fall in love. Years later, Ian makes a startling discovery in the lab, forcing him on a trek across the globe in order to uncover profound truths about mankind. I Origins screened at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: Michael Pitt, Brit Marling, Astrid Bergés-Frisbey, Steven Yeun Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...she thought it touched a need for connection."As a species, humanity is done evolving physically," she said. "The evolution we can do now is emotional. And how we go about doing that is up to us. One way to do that is to listen and learn about...
Verizon to launch voice coverage this fall

...the telecommunications market here. For the past year, Verizon has provided data service via its 4G LTE, or long-term evolution, network, and relied on other local carriers for voice coverage."I think the network has been doing great," said Verizon's...
State | Local
JMR on ice

...on patient rescue and transport. Some systems were moved or re-rigged, and team members rotated in their roles as new evolutions began. There were more ideas and concepts to investigate than time allowed, and the gear was quickly broken down in time...
Bach, through Bailey, and Bailey, through Bach six, can give insights to the listener about Bach's evolution as a composer. The suites can be seen as the composer's...its composition with an acknowledgment of the more modern evolutions the instrument has undergone in the meantime, such as a modern...
A new take on an old place art classes. A couple examples she threw out were kimchi making and flower arranging workshops.She sees the evolution of public libraries as a good model for what she wants to do with Kindred Post."Libraries used to be seen as this place...
Local | Art
Alaska Editorial: Ketchikan doesn't need a smoking ban

...addressed the topic 10 years ago. Then, the Council voted 1-5 against the ban, with West being the lone supporter.The evolution of smoking bans in the United States started nearly 20 years ago. The federal government has left it up to states and communities...
Improv, improving

...and telling scripted jokes, improv asks comedians to make up their jokes on the spot. That requires constant change and evolution, Locke said, and puppets are one way to make that change. "Puppets are naturally a better visual medium," Locke said...
My turn

...official or unofficial, since cruise ships are allowed excess smoke from 15 minutes before and after docking and un-docking evolutions for safety reasons. (Just as when you accelerate your car you increase emissions, a ship has the same problem.) The Web...


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