Slack Tide: Cashing in on the green gold

...Start but never finish construction on a whole bunch of ill-advised bridge and highway projects.? Sink it into pull-tabs.? Take a page from "Breaking Bad" and open a car wash. Then, when we've outstripped the car wash's money-laundering...
'When a fire happens, seconds count'

...remember the acronym PASS, the process of putting out a fire with an extinguisher. "P" is for pulling the pin, but first a tab must be twisted off. Curry advised users not to squeeze the handle while pulling, otherwise the pin will be gripped by the...
Empire Editorial: How we'd rather see $886,000 spent

...figures are in, and they aren't impressive. Or maybe they are for the wrong reason. By now you've probably heard the price tab of the two special sessions held this year - a whopping $886,000. We don't think the those sessions were worth the cost...
Writers Weir: "Equinox"

...warm - it could happenAnd you can be you again after BreakupAnd we're gonna laugh and laugh and laughAnd I'll pick up the tab like nothing's happened'Cause nothing happened It's coming on Equinox, no revelations worth a mentionJust more light on...
What's happening this week

...focusing on humpback whale research and marine science related community outreach and education near Juneau. Tickets: $75 Tickets available at: JACC building, under Box Office tab, and Hearthside Books
Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...affected their lives. It is easy to do by going to the NEA's website at, and clicking on the impossible-to-miss tab that says "Share Your Arts Story for our 50th." Alaskans no doubt have many things to celebrate with the rest of the land...
Photo: Multitasker

Tasha Hansen knits a hat and listens to her homework as Buddy, one of her two service dogs, keeps tabs on her at the University of Alaska Southeast on Tuesday. Hansen, a business major, makes the hats as a fundraiser for her church.
Leaders consider curbs on pull-tabs

...In 2002, pull-tabs raised $25.2 million...Republican. Pull-tab gambling in Alaska...who works on pull-tab issues for the Alaska...are worthy of pull-tabs. "It smacks of favoritism...a year from pull-tabs, Virgin said. The...parties have pull-tab permits that bring...
Tax on pull tabs may trigger suit

...involved.'' Pull tabs are cards usually...Natives support pull-tab operations, which...turns on what pull tab operators say is their...merchants do. Pull tabs are sold in $1 Juneau with pull tab operators passing...the price of pull-tabs would result in any...
Keep tabs on politicians

...start toward repaying them for their campaign finance donations! Folks, next session start turning on Gavel to Gavel and keep tabs on the legislators who are supposed to be serving you instead of vice versa! Learn their phone numbers and get their e-mail...


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