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My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...don't understand the situation. Instead, work with citizens and elected officials expressing concern to develop a real solution - not just vague verbal assurances - to ensure that upstream industrial development does not threaten downstream interests...
Begich proposes new tier of insurance policies legislation "that increases patient choice and introduces true free market principles, which is the only real solution to controlling costs and increasing access to care."In a statement, he said Begich "has been on the exact wrong...
My Turn: Scapegoats vs. common ground

...hydro development. The Governor likes to blame others and is apparently unwilling to roll up his sleeves to get to real solutions around responsible energy development. A broad range of interests, including SEACC worked hard on the Southeast Alaska...
Teachers, not buildings

...still don't get it. A new building will not solve the fundamental problems facing Juneau's educational system. Real solutions to our systemic problems have little to do with planning, designing and building a new facility regardless of its...
Timing is everything: 10 tips to help you deal with procrastination

...organize a plan to complete each project. Break each project into smaller tasks. 6. Act now. "There is only one real solution to winning the battle with procrastination," she says. 7. Tough comes first. Dreaded activities will only get...
Fish and Game captures bear, prepares to move it

...of the kids chasing them," he said. The trap will be left out to catch the other yearling. But Barten said the real solution is proper garbage storage. "We can go in and catch five bears and next week the problem would start all over again...
Support climate legislation

...and endangered under the Endangered Species Act. The real solution to the decline of polar bears, walruses, ringed seals...the North Slope but more importantly implements the real solution of reducing greenhouse gases. We can tinker at the...
Forest bill benefits only timber industry true hazardous fuel reduction - thinning small trees and brush near communities. Tell Congress to start making real solutions and drop HR 1904. I don't know about you, but I'd like to save my taxpaying dollars for next year's fishing...
Bill aims to raise school drop-out age by two years

...the law does not change those reasons. It's not dealing with the problem. It's a substitute for coming up with real solutions." Rafael Heller, senior policy associate at the Alliance for Excellent Education, a Washington, D.C.-based...
Cutting emissions won't stop warming

...what's really causing it. They would also give humanity time to work out cheaper and better energy solutions. I mean real solutions - ones that can practically tempt even the most selfish of humanity from unreasonable dependence on fossil fuels...


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