Authorities investigate suspicious Wharf fires

...could have gotten?"Lt. David Campbell of the Juneau Police Department said officers are working on identifying a person of interest in the case. A woman was captured on video surveillance cameras, located outside the restroom facilities, entering and exiting...
Alaska Editorial: Southeast lawmakers have chance to create working relationships with new governor

...and Stedman leave off must be their respective districts. The people who voted - even those who didn't - if they have an interest in the community and the state, and how revenue is collected and spent, will need to be more vocal during the next two to...
Pure Sole: My roommate thinks you're sexy

...braked and slid among freeway lanes.Sexy."I still got it," I thought to myself.The thought was not one of reciprocating interest.The thought was more of a reassurance that my being single was by choice and not due to the resemblance to 'JoJo the dog-faced...
Hawai'i's poet laureate Kealoha visits Juneau

...basically saturating myself with the hard sciences but then also I'm using metaphors of music," he said.Kealoha's interest in expressing himself through poetry was sudden, like flipping a switch. While working as a consultant in California, he...
Alaska LNG Project team ready to work with Walker

...estimated to cost between $45 billion and $65 billion.The state has an option to purchase 40 percent of TransCanada's interest in the pipeline, but it must do so by 2016, before construction.On the current timeline first gas is expected sometime...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Nov. 17, 2014 this year for the governor-elect is Dec. 1 and where some ballots still must be counted, I deemed it in Alaskans' interest to begin coordinating transition activities now with the Walker-Mallott ticket in the event the vote count holds."Kudos...
Stakeholder to sell holdings in oil rig

...for the jack-up drilling rig, the Endeavor-Spirit of Independence. Officials at the state authority said there is great interest in having the rig available for Cook Inlet drilling, but the economics of having no long-term commitment prompted the partnership...
Kuskokwim 300 will be a 12-dog race in 2015

...The YK Delta's muddly trails are not in condition now, but with a higher purse and no entry fees, the race is getting interest from big time mushers like DeeDee Jonrowe, four-time Iditarod winner Martin Buser and his son Rohn (who won last year's...
Parnell throws in the towel

...involves the North Slope's three major oil producers and TransCanada Corp., which would own at least part of the state's interest in the pipeline and gas treatment plant. Walker vowed not to start over and to see a project through, but he also said Alaska...
My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...the country is adding 200,000 jobs per month, unemployment is below 6 percent, the stock market is near record highs, interest rates are the lowest they've been in 30 years, the U.S. auto industry is back, and domestic oil production is up. Did...


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