Pure Sole: Pass the turkey... and throw the pigskin! and that its warmth would someday result in Uncle Kurt falling asleep in that large rocker where we could go through his pockets and score a quarter.Nope, our ancestors had semi-successful hunts, hoping to be on the more positive end of a stone-sharpened...
Public Market opens Friday vendors this year include well-known Northwest Coast carver Steve Brown, who will be selling engraved antique pocket watches and silver jewelry in the JACC; three vendors from communities in northwest Alaska - Kotzebue, Shishmaref and Savoonga...
Juneau grand jury indicts six

...Drive.Police officers found 92.28 grams of a substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine in Neal's pants pocket during execution of a search warrant, a police complaint states. Police also found 116 morphine sulphate pills, digital scales...
Slack Tide: There's more to Thanksgiving than football and antacid

...pigeon pie. Sure, pigeon pie may sound "ewy" to us, but consider a Pilgrim's revulsion at, say, a Spicy Beef Nacho Hot Pocket. Now a wholly secular holiday (like the Fourth of July, New Year's Eve or Super Bowl Sunday), modern Thanksgiving retains...
Alaska unemployment insurance tax to shrink in 2015

...percent. "These reductions over two years represent a savings of $91 million, money that Alaskans are keeping in their pockets," Parnell said in the release. "Alaska's UI Trust Fund is fully solvent and at pre-recession levels. This ensures...
My Turn: Making free speech free again

...anonymous and unlimited campaign spending by wealthy individuals, corporations, unions and every other large group with deep pockets. There are multiple ironies in this particular freedom of speech ad. First, it wasn't paid for with Alaskan money or produced...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...Even if damaged parties successfully sue for damages, the mining company can go bankrupt. That process can result in shallow pockets when it comes to damage awards.One root cause for no redress is that catastrophic events have low probabilities of occurring...
My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...There was a wealthy, fat businessman sitting with a top hat on his head, a cigar stuffed in his mouth, money bulging out his pocket and a Republican button on his lapel. He was playing an arcade game.The arcade game was entitled "Angry Voters" and the...
Defense, special teams help Eagles rout Panthers

...than seven times in his career."We wanted to keep Cam in the pocket and if we didn't, we didn't want him to go north, we just...guys a chance or opportunity and risking the football. In the pocket, man I got to do better."LeSean McCoy ran in from the 1...
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Juneau's Jug Buskers: the Shawn McCole Band

...agreed that though there are more jam opportunities elsewhere in the state, Juneau has a high-quality music scene with deep pockets of talent and dedicated musicians of all types such as folk, blues, jazz, classical and rock. In the summer you can often...


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