My Turn: 29th Alaska Legislature has new faces in new positions after election

...2014 General Election appears likely to go down in the history books as one of the more interesting in the history of the Last Frontier. While voter turnout on Election Day stood at about 45 percent, with well over 40,000 absentee and questioned ballots now...
Extraordinary Wolf: A Conversation with Seth Kantner

...would do - I took the subway to the Barnes & Noble flagship in Union Square and thumbed through every title about the Last Frontier. I bought two books that day. The first, obviously: the Milepost. The other? "Ordinary Wolves," by Seth Kantner...
My Turn: Embrace challenges, rewards of being an Arctic nation

...Alaskans are by nature (and temperament) pioneering types, drawn to opportunity and adventure. Let's not let the rest of the world rush to the Arctic Frontier without us.? Lisa Murkowski is a Republican serving in the U.S. Senate.
Frontier to end seasonal flights to Fairbanks

...News-Miner reported Denver-based Frontier Airlines plans to eliminate its Denver-to-Fairbanks schedule.Frontier ended seasonal service last reposition its national fleet.Frontier will continue flying between Denver...
What places that legalized pot need to know for people 21 and older in Colorado and Washington, thanks to ballot measures voted on in 2012.It was a whole new frontier for those states, so here are some hints from the legal weed states on what the new places can expect:UNCLE SAM IS (MOSTLY...
Visiting artist creates mural art at Pipeline Skate Park

...Hyland Art Museum in Guangzhou China to galleries in Vancouver B.C. Next week, he'll open his solo exhibition 'The Last Frontier' at Battalion in Amsterdam. The show will highlight work completed in Alaska this fall. The murals he created for the Skate...
Not only Alaskans vote in Alaska

...Received Date.An intense battle for control of the United States Senate some 3,000 miles from Anchorage has thrust the Last Frontier to the forefront of political attention as Sullivan tries to unseat Begich.Millions upon millions of dollars have been spent...
Commentary: Marching like stoned lemmings to the sea

...with a THC concentration of 98 percent is like giving moonshine to a beer drinker. It's uncharted territory in the Last Frontier, and to be honest, that frightens us a bit. By simply waiting, we become better informed about methods to regulate and...
Alaskans invited to stake land for remote recreational cabin sites

The Department of Natural Resources is inviting Alaskans interested in owning a piece of the Last Frontier to participate in the 2014 Remote Recreational Cabin Sites staking program. This unique offering gives Alaskans the opportunity...
Most Alaskans to get nearly $1,900 in oil money they'll receive from the state's oil wealth savings account - a payout people receive just for living in The Last Frontier.This year's share of nearly $1,900 is the sweetest since the Great Recession and the third-richest ever.Gov. Sean...


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