Letter: Wanton waste

...the assistant district attorney that the plea deal reached in the wanton waste of a deer and four ducks by two Coast Guard members was an appropriate resolution of the case is almost as egregious as the crime itself. Going on to diminish the significance...
Football feast heavy on playoff implications

...College Football Playoff era, a three-day football feast.Selection committee chairman Jeff Long stresses that the 12-member panel begins the task of ranking teams each week with a clean slate, so conceivably there could be some drastic changes at...
Aparc goes belly-up before meter lawsuit them, which required evidence gathering for court preparation."Someone has to be paying their legal bill," Assembly member Jesse Kiehl said. Mead responded that the Canadian sector of the company had split from the whole after filing for bankruptcy...
My Turn: Misappropriating a people's history

...activities."This week, seven of nine members of a special committee voted to remove...applying interpretations understood by members of the dominant culture.In Jefferson...concerns echoing the RNC position, board member Julie Williams supported the proposal...
My Turn: Alaska's budget: A history Obviously this did not go unnoticed by House and Senate members and they quickly determined to trump the Libertarians and repeal...make the Senate's position clear on the bill, the majority members plunked Knowles' income tax bill on the Senate floor for a...
Construction to begin on Icy Strait Point dock

...between Icy Strait Point and Hoonah. Cruise ship company Royal Caribbean, Huna Totem and others, including Hoonah City Council members, supported the location that was finally chosen at Icy Strait Point.Local residents may get hired to help construct the...
On the Trails: Rambling

...were squabbling over something, which on closer inspection turned out to be the picked-over remains of another coho.Other members of the feathered tribe included a flock of juncos in the beach-fringe alders (and they were still there a few days later...
Look local for holiday shopping

...friends and family, we employ your friends and family, we're members of the community that contribute across the board," and gift certificates for choosy individualsDBA member businesses will offer other events through December including...
Where losing really hurts, especially now 11-0 but eking out too many games, in the weakest power league, to satisfy everyone on the committee. Long said some members "think about that as a possible negative."It seems clear the committee has put Florida State on notice. One loss and the...
To camp or not to camp?

...ceremony. By 3:45 p.m., we were back at the foundation. The fight for lifeThe foundation's staff (four in all), board members and volunteers were gearing up for a banquet and dinner event that we didn't pay for, so we tried to gather our things and...


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