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...though. It was about highlighting general aviation and municipal airports. "Of course, we don't have to promote general aviation in Alaska," Morey said...will correct an image people have of general aviation involving rusting old planes...
Alaska Editorial: Report on Alaska National Guard shocks, disappoints

...Thursday's conference, Gov. Parnell told reporters he had asked for and received the resignation of the Guard's Adjutant General Thomas Katkus. But he was right - the widespread issues plaguing the Guard between 2007 and 2011 had gone too long without...
'So We Read On?' an enlightening tribute to 'The Great Gatsby'

...year. The tally now grows by a half-million annually."In the decade before he died, Fitzgerald was forgotten by the general reader, written off by many of his peers. He was in the situation he imagined for Nick in 'The Great Gatsby': Living beyond...
My Turn: Governor fails to meet his own principles on 'Choose Respect'

...documents, has not been made public. Upon releasing the summarized report, Parnell announced the resignation of Adjutant General Thomas Katkus, the head of Alaska's National Guard. However, the report pointed out other unnamed state employees complicit...
My Turn: Juneau's tennis tragedy

...for us. If you want tennis for yourself and your kids to exist in Juneau, please contact the Alaska Club. That would be general manager Jodie McCutcheon and CEO Robert Brewster. We need a miracle soon. Tennis matters, and so does swimming and racquetball...
Lawsuit: Lt. Gov. erred in campaign action

...Vince Beltrami did not immediately respond Wednesday to a request for comment.Margaret Paton-Walsh, an assistant attorney general, is representing Treadwell and elections director Gail Fenumiai, who are named in the lawsuit. Paton-Walsh says the state...
My Turn: Sullivan shouldn't ask for votes without offering answers

...and laying off nearly 100 workers in Fairbanks, Sullivan stayed silent for months.When asked why as Alaska's attorney general he attacked subsistence rights and sued Athabascan elder Katie John, Sullivan doesn't have an answer.And now he is trying...
Young announces plans for 3 House debates, forums

...JUNEAU - U.S. Rep. Don Young has agreed to participate in three debates and forums in the lead-up to the November general election.Young's campaign says he'll participate in a Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce forum on Oct. 28 and an Alaska...
Discover Eaglecrest on Saturday

...We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to the mountain for our annual start of fall and the coming winter" said General Manager Matt Lillard. "Discover Eaglecrest Day is a great way to get excited for winter and check out what is new at Eaglecrest...
Refinery closure leads to higher asphalt expense

...Commerce reported.The change has increased the cost of asphalt oil by about 20 percent, or $150 per ton, said Travis Cline, general manager for Exclusive Paving.The "rack" price of asphalt oil from June 20 to early September was $600 per ton, down from...


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