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...year.In New Orleans, Aug. 29 is 10 years since the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. "Come see the new New Orleans" is a mantra in the tourist industry there for showcasing trendy emerging neighborhoods and a vibrant restaurant scene.South Dakota expects...
Empire Editorial: Doing less with fewer

...If city workers are spread too thin, it will be that much harder to do things right and on time. The "do more with less" mantra is only realistic to a certain point. After enough cutting, the only option is to do less with fewer. It may be a hard pill...
Obama, take a page from Reagan

Once upon a time, Barack Obama understood the power of a good story. His campaign mantras - "Yes we can" and "Change we can believe in" - inspired voters, especially young people, blacks and Latinos, and propelled...
Alaskan Style: Form follows function

Form follows function: arguably the most famous mantra for the modern designer. I am a trained and working designer, and despite being taught to heed this principle (made famous by...
Pure Sole: Exercise your right to vote today

...something like a glossy political flyer, perhaps?Eyes wide now, wider ... this is a good time to begin that holistic mantra you have been writing:My name is John Johnson. I come from Wisconsin, I work in the lumber mill there ...Or, my father's...
Living and Growing: Want to be a superstar?

...suppertime. What's a conscientious citizen to do?You can always start by refraining from reading. The Field of Dreams mantra, "If you build it, he will come" does not apply in this case. If they send it, you will read it? I don't think so...
Ravens, 49ers plan different endings

This time, it will be different. That's the mantra the Ravens and 49ers must carry into Sunday's conference championships. One step from the Super Bowl once more, the Ravens...
JDHS alum Brinson GNAC Player of the Week

When it is 40 below zero in Fairbanks, it is still warm inside a gymnasium. At least that is the mantra that 2008 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate Dominique Brinson has adhered to."Winters are rough but you stay pretty warm...
Letter: Being 'Alaskan' requires more than longevity that attacks their opposition for their perceived newness to the state. As a lifelong Alaskan, this kind of seniority mantra has just about got my BS meter pegged. I have been listening to this type of useless baloney for over 50 years, and have found...
My Turn: Vote 'no' for Alaska's long-term future, we are engaging as an active participant at the state and local level. For much of our adult lives, we lived by the mantra "home is where the military sends you." We did our best to blend in and contribute politically to our borrowed communities...


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