My Turn: This national winner speaks Out Loud

...suddenly seemed that Ordaz could very possibly be headed for triumph in Washington, D.C. making 2015 the first year for Last Frontier to bring home the national prize.Ms. Ordaz took the stage at the George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium last...
Becoming Alaskan: North to Alaska - and the future

...Since 1967, Alaska's motto "North to the future" has been promoting adventure, opportunity and promise in the Last Frontier. As it turns out, self-proclaimed transplants from the Lower 48 were already settling in for the long haul of becoming...
Tribal group sues Central Council over spent funds

...Tribes of Alaska welcomed hundreds of tribal members who traveled from Seattle, San Francisco, Anchorage and all over the Last Frontier to this week's 80th annual tribal assembly in Juneau, some local members felt a little uneasy in the crowd."I think I'm...
NTSB releases documents in fatal Alaska crash investigation

...control center that reviews flights for risks."That's definitely a step in the right direction," he said.Hageland, Frontier Flying Service and Era Aviation were under the corporate umbrella of HoTH Inc., now doing business as Ravn Alaska, Ravn...
State | AK legislature
Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic

...servicemen, dozens of ships and submarines, and more than 100 aircraft to check the nation's readiness to protect its northern frontier.As the planet warms and opens up new chances to tap the Arctic's riches, many have warned of a new battleground for resources...
My Turn: The brokenness of Alaska's legislative priorities

...reform bill that narrowly became law two years ago. Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, is another example from the Last Frontier. According to his legislative webpage, he's risen from a roustabout in 1982 to a superintendent in the liquefied natural...
Opinion | AK legislature
Exxon CEO talks Arctic oil drilling

WASHINGTON - The Arctic is the next great frontier for oil and gas - and one of the most environmentally fragile...timelines that are required. Anytime you are dealing in these frontier areas where you are really driven by technology, these are...
Alaska Editorial: Legislature should listen on Medicaid

...Affordable Care Act has long been popular in Alaska despite its association with a president with low approval in the Last Frontier. It was one of Gov. Bill Walker's most successful issues in his campaign against former Gov. Sean Parnell. A recent poll...
Photo: Toppled tree

Animal Austin, left, and Cal Richert of Last Frontier Forestry and Tree Service view a large tree on Wednesday that came down on the first bridge on the Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Sunday's wind storm is believed to have toppled the tree.
My Turn: Cheer 'Out Loud' for poetry

In the second week of March, Juneau once again will welcome young Alaskans from across the Last Frontier to the capital city for the statewide finals of Poetry Out Loud. It is hard to believe this is the exciting 10th anniversary of...


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