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An Alaskan Idiot's Guide to voting on SB 21 NO, you probably believe ...? ... oil companies only have the best interests of Alaska at heart.? ... it matters what they do Outside, and I'm terrified of it.? ... in the oil production fairy. ? ... $20 million in advertising...
My Turn: Applying environmental protection where it matters

The prospects for massive open pit mining in the Bristol Bay watershed suffered a major setback last week.
'Boxing coach' dodges assault charge

...winner? What did you do? Especially when you had about 25-30 other kids cheering at the moment. Or adults? Does it matter?"Wahl said Jacob Weir's earlier claim in an Empire report that no headshots were to be thrown was false."Every...
My Turn: Politicians don't need Outside money to look silly

...pretty terrible, as are those claiming Begich hasn't addressed issues at the VA (he has, but only locally, where it matters for reelection) and the Inspector Gadget-worthy stretch that he supports a carbon tax.There is some basis to all...
Washington man sentenced in Anchorage police crash

...people from mixing driving and alcohol."Alaska has a significant problem with drunk drivers," the judge said. "It matters not whether we are talking about a high school dropout or a highly educated individual or an individual who is unemployed...
Tlingit clan hat sells for $365,000

...there can be similar efforts made for other sacred objects."When people feel like their voice can be heard and that it matters, they are more likely to speak up," Hoyt said. "We only had five days this time, and we accomplished all of that...
Kansas' Wiggins delivers when Jayhawks need him the most

...last."That's more applicable to NCAA play than it is Big 12, but the mentality is similar: win or go home.And it matters plenty enough now.If the Jayhawks beat Iowa State today to barge into the finals on Saturday, they'll maximize their...
On the Trails: Leaf teeth

...development of leaf teeth. Are the toothy leaves the first to appear each season, when the weather is cool? And does it matter how big the leaf teeth are? Cottonwood leaf teeth are much smaller than those on alder leaves ...This story is still...
Empire Editorial: Apathy trumps involvement yet again

...meeting.This is an all-to-common trend in Juneau, unfortunately. Anger quickly turns to apathy, and then when it matters most - elections and public forums - everyone has something better to do. This pattern led to an all-time low in voter...
Ketchikan Kings run spoils Crimson Bears Southeast catch

...points, 23-18."These kids are working hard for us every day in practice and they deserve to play in a game when it matters," Casperson said. "They have an impact in the outcome of the game if they get to play in the first half. The rotation...


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