Refine Search

Survey: Augustus Brown pool needs $5.5M in repairs

...then consider it in the FY 2016 funding cycle."I think in 2016 at the latest they're going to have to have a long-term solution in place to justify keeping that pool," he said.Wanamaker's three-year term on the Assembly is coming to a...
Hunter kills musk ox in subsistence hunt near Nome

...opportunity to eliminate an immediate nuisance if "problem bulls" are killed.He says the bigger challenge is a long-term solution to keeping muskoxen out of Nome.A Nome dog is recovering from a run-in with a muskox late last week. Monica...
Guard mulls closing Kodiak golf course

...or individuals could present proposals to financially maintain the course, but she said they would have to be long-term solutions and not a temporary fix."One of the biggest things they realize is that the local community values the MWR golf...
Empire Editorial: More needed to fix Juneau's housing crisis current needs. That's what Juneau needed in 2012. The situation hasn't improved much since then.The long-term solution is simple: The city needs to free up more land, as much as possible, and incentivize developers to build - now...
Empire Editorial: Don't worry over water works

...conserving when reservoir levels reached 30 percent. Fortunately, the city doesn't have to start scrambling for a long-term solution. Instead, it can stay the course.For the next few weeks, or perhaps longer, residents will need to be smart...
My Turn: Big city budget problems require big solutions

...years. The ground floor and existing Augustus Brown Pool could be developed into a new swimming complex as the long-term solution to our current predicament. I would gladly go to an Assembly meeting in the current JDHS commons.Pulling CBJ...
Alaska to sue for King Cove road

...Interior Sally Jewell decided in December that the federal government "owed it to future generations to think about long-term solutions that do not insert a road through the middle of this Refuge and designated wilderness."Alaska's leaders have...
State | AK legislature
Education funding fix passes House, moves to Senate

...R-Anchorage and co-chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, also said the Legislature may wait to find a long-term solution for the retirement program next year. In the other major unanswered topic, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla and...
State | AK legislature
Begich proposes new tier of insurance policies

...keep their existing policies through 2015. Begich said his copper plan idea would build off that and offer a longer-term solution for people wanting more affordable coverage options while also helping ensure that risk pools are more balanced...
Mariners hire McClendon as new manager

...Ibanez hit 29 homers at age 41, but there it's unclear if Seattle wants to bring him back, and he's not a long-term solution. The rest of the Mariners outfield is unproven and their bullpen struggled for stretches of the season.


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback