The Road's new price tag: $4 million through a legislative reappropriation process. The state must match the federal government's...through the environmental impact statement process, which has already been funded. Halting the process before it's complete could result in the...
My Turn: Cheer 'Out Loud' for poetry

...and manages the finals in Juneau. The process of bringing the 10 finalists to the capital city is challenging...view of the final stage of the statewide process mustn't prevent us from delighting in...part in Poetry Out Loud earlier in the process. This year, 41 different schools from...
My Turn: Minister Bennett's words carry little weight for Alaskans

...KSM mine near Ketchikan, which is comparable in size to Pebble, as an example and stated that Alaska participated in that process through a "technical working group". Does allowing one state official to be involved in teleconferences and allowing the...
Young and hungry

...failed at the same time Panhandle Provisions was flourishing, so they decided to "stick to doing things for the locals."The process of obtaining and running the Taqueria has been "a whirlwind," Smith said."We're still trying to figure out what exactly...
My Turn: The folly of Chenault's federal land grab

...Alaska. Passage of House Bill 155, he said, will "force the federal government to finish the Statehood Act land selection process begun more than 50 years ago." By finishing the job "we can add to the resource base and economy of our great state...
'Point of Direction' author to lead creative writing workshop Monday and Tuesday

...dialogue, plotting, setting and scene work. The workshop is suitable for writers at all stages of the novel or memoir writing process.While she's in town, Weaver will also be the guest of 49 Writers at a Literary Happy Hour at Coho's in the Goldbelt...
My Turn: Sealaska receives new ANCSA land

...operating history in the Tongass National Forest, building on our strengths and finding areas for improvement. Through this process, the income gained from our natural resources will continue to provide shareholders with cultural, language and education...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...paragraph). This was a saw-whet owl, the first I'd even seen. It was totally calm and serene all through the brief handling process and, when I set it on a fence post to let it fly free, it just sat there, gazing at me, as if to say, "Well, that was...
Man arrested for two burglaries is suspected of seven more

...including any fingerprints lifted off the Red Bulls found at Coppa, are still being analyzed in Anchorage. That can be a lengthy process since the crime lab prioritizes crimes against people over property crimes.Multiple other burglaries remain unsolved. Kemp...
Alaska Science Forum: Life on ice at the top of the world

...helicopter."As we approached the coast, we spotted a narrow lead at the shore, indicating the landfast ice was in the process of detaching from the coast," he said via email from Deadhorse. "I was surprised to see this at this time of year and was...


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