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Off the Beaten Path: Hope for wild salmon

...lecture, I was most impressed by the Tlingit, Haida and Tahltan speakers at the event.Richard Peterson, the newly-elected president of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, spoke of his disapproval of the proposed...
Opinion: Trust on the road less traveled

...mistrusting, tough-talking senators. That's never served America well. Plus, Putin and Hassan Rouhani, Iran's newly elected president, are leaders of nations significantly less dangerous than the Soviet Union under Stalin and deserve to be judged...
My Turn: Schools need boost in funding

...decades. Alaska's children are Alaska's future. And our children deserve great schools. Bill Bjork, the newly elected president of NEA-Alaska, is an honored math teacher who taught in Arctic Village for six years and in Fairbanks for 21...
Bartlett considers overseeing Skagway health clinic

...want to make sure the difference between costs and revenues is as small as it can be," he said. Jan Nelson, newly elected president of the Skagway Medical Board, said his board is analyzing Bartlett's proposal. Not everything is clear to...
Group wants to revitalize logging

...railroad ties and wood siding. "We've got a lot of product that's going to waste that we can utilize," said newly elected president Tim O'Brien, a Nikiski mill owner. "All the lumber yards will take anything we can offer." O'Brien said...
Outside editorial: Is Europe catching?

...Camp David. German Chancellor Angela Merkel will have to stand strong against her counterpart in France, the newly elected President Francois Hollande, who just replaced Nicolas Sarkozy.Hollande will be under pressure to make good on his campaign...
Some good news from Iran

...exercise in deception, because it remains totally within Khamenei's power to scuttle any liberalization steps the newly elected president might wish to take. Still, there's hope.The religious leadership affirmed Rouhani's victory, indicating...
Honduras' president-elect names transition team

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduras' newly elected president named his transition team Tuesday, while about 200 students protested to demand a recount of the vote in the poor Central American...
Juneau Filipino group splinters "There's nothing really different. We kind of have the same focus," said Benny Cruz, newly elected president of the Filipino-American Association. "The only difference is the bylaws of the Filipino Community, there...
Sports Letter to the Editor: Useless policy

...has approximately 100 members, but the majority of the planning work falls on only a few people. I am also the newly elected president of the Kluane International Bicycle Relay Association, the volunteer non-profit organization behind the annual...


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