Refine Search

Fatal beating of Eritrean leads to soul-searching in Israel

...Israeli forces.Amid the seemingly random attacks, Israelis have stocked up on mace and pepper spray, and some public officials are openly carrying personal weapons and encouraging the public to do the same. Security has been increased, and...
Nation and World
Israelis, Palestinians in a panic amid violence

...recently.Municipalities have increased security patrols, the government has eased gun licensing procedures and public officials, including Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, are openly carrying personal weapons and encouraging the public to do the...
Nation and World
Empire Editorial: Fireweed vote trades closure for questions breaker. We just don't know why Assembly members voted the way they did, but we should. Part of being a public official is explaining your reasoning, especially if you hope to attract others to your side.Visually pleasing or not...
Vatican observers question clerk's visit with pope, nor do they show how he would balance the conscience rights of a religious objector with the duties of a public official."Religious liberty is an important value, but it's not a value that sits above everything else," said Kaveny...
Nation and World
Kentucky clerk who fought gay marriage is released from jail we're going to get run over."Davis was locked up on Thursday for the boldest act of resistance by a public official yet to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June that effectively legalized same-sex marriage across the nation...
Nation and World
Alaska's fiscal situation offers no easy choices

...debate will be elevated to the public policy issues linked to budget deficit, and not degenerate into attacking those public officials who have the courage to stand behind fiscal proposals that may be controversial but that need to be aired.Finally...
At workshop, 'ordinary people' consider seeking office

...said she's not willing to give up time she could spend with her daughter to attend the many meetings required of public officials, but she might run once her daughter is grown. Jeremy Johnson has to consider how he might balance holding office...
Juneau APOC office skeletal after cuts

...legislative and administrative process, who's paying who to influence the Legislature and the governor and other public officials.""Everybody is talking about education and Erin's Law and all of that stuff, and it was just like, nobody...
State | Local
Alaska Editorial: Time for Alaskans to engage in budget process

...state to make up for the drop in oil and gas revenue.With that in mind, we encourage peninsula residents to take public officials up on their invitations to provide feedback.The administration's "Sustainable Future" information, including...
Army to slash Fort Richardson brigade by 2,600

...this will take place over time the effects will be mitigated by non-military growth in housing demand, he said.Public officials quickly criticized the Army's decision.In a statement, Sen. Lisa Murkowski said, "Along with thousands of...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback