Bethel asks governor to declare emergency after school fire

...drafted the declaration. She said the fire is an opportunity for the city to consider amendments to its municipal code to require signage on buildings that contain asbestos."It's certainly opened our eyes on having the ability to know what is in the...
New ferries on schedule, on budget

...and Canadian law have meant the ferry system has not been able to replace a badly worn dock in Prince Rupert: Both countries require that steel used in the project be bought domestically, and neither has been willing to budge.Adding to Prince Rupert's...
My Turn: Your opportunity to address trapping rules

...except for a very small portion of Alaska. Many states already require a 24-hour check or once every calendar day. Our proposal...more restrictive city ordinance is already in place. It would require traps and snares to be 200 feet from an established trail...
My turn: Pipeline pitfalls plentiful as state takes on larger role

...and the public.? The Producers have been clear that they require fiscal certainty on taxes and a state commitment to takes its...and taking its gas in kind, it is equitable for the state to require that the producers, not the state, advance the FEED and pre-construction...
On Writing: Paragraphs

...necessity. Dissecting such a topic typically takes more than one or two sentences. The strict formal demands of deductive logic require at least three.The paragraph lets us keep well ordered the discussion of a single complex topic. To help readers comprehend...
Without Keystone, industry must find new paths for oil

...Keystone today," but will need the capacity in the future. President Barack Obama's decision means shipping the oil will require "a more expensive form of transportation than it would have with Keystone XL," he said.At the moment, the biggest impediment...
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Letter: A former page's perspective

...sincerely hope you re-evaluate your hardline stance on this issue. While raising taxes is not a palatable option, tough times require tough decisions. To take such a black and white stance on an issue as complex as Alaska's budget crisis is, I believe...
Abuser gets 25 years for harming two girls

...girls in this age range," she said.The impact on the two victims in this case has been tremendous, Paige said. Both girls require mental health counseling because they have engaged in self-harm. They also have behavioral issues, a common consequence...
NPS, state divided on sport hunting rules

...rural residents' requests to be able to harvest in traditional ways, the release said.CACFA also said that the regulations require "a passive management regime that ignores considerable scientific findings ... and will lead to fluctuations in wildlife...
Polarized politics dictated Keystone call

...political ecosystem surrounding the Congress benefits from these issues as litmus tests rather than as urgent problems that require our leadership."Despite the corrosive politics, Keystone commanded the support of nine Senate Democrats when it came up...
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