Restoration in the works for Healy sign, who retired, but kept her hand in this project, is anxious for the community to embrace this project. She hopes everyone will help to make the sign something the community can be proud of."Let's make sure those students come back on...
Heat's Danny Granger living an altered reality and you together now, we're going after someone else."And with that, back into the locker room, into a uniform he hopes will mean a return to permanence, without the leading man he expected alongside, but with the optimism of the renewal of the...
Empire editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...chair who filed the lawsuit, told the Associated Press he is unsure if there will be an appeal to the Alaska Supreme Court. We hope Strait let's this issue die so the election can be decided in voting booths - not in the courtroom.Thumbs up to today's...
Workshop tackles utilizing GI Bill

...offers benefits on top of federal offerings. "I've been there, done that and made it to the other side," Warner said. "I hope that's part of why it's more effective. I'm not just 'Joe Civilian' who didn't serve. I used those benefits and know...
Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall now 'open for business'

Last June, employees of the Andrew Hope Building were taken by surprise when a...Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, located within the Hope building, and the third floor. The hall...administrative assistant at the Andrew Hope Building, is excited about the changes...
High Holy Days 5775

...respect. For all we are required to do, and as difficult and even painful as it may be, the High Holy Days are a period where hope blooms.To all of our family and friends I wish you l'shana tova tikatevu and invite you to celebrate the High Holy Days with...
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...Nelson Kanuk and the other young plaintiffs for boldly asking these questions to Alaska's Supreme Court. You represent the hope that Alaska will eventually join the march toward solving the climate crisis. ? Kate Troll, a Juneau Assembly member, was...
My Turn: Vote Parnell

...forward, and it sounds likely that a change in the state's top executive would bring that progress to a screeching halt. I hope the vast majority of Alaskans understand the need for carefully planned, thoroughly vetted, responsible development and will...
Swipe to the left (or the right)

...under-voting rate was smaller than in 1996," the report reads. Mell hopes his peers will buck the trends for an election he calls important...also show not many millennials are reading the newspaper, Mell hopes online and mobile readers will follow or forward the link...
On the Trails: The last throes of summer

...and crimson leaves of dwarf dogwood. There were even a few scattered flowers of about ten species still in bloom, with little hope of pollination, but swathes of partridgefoot, still flowering, clothed a few protected pockets.Black crowberries and two...


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