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Letter to the Editor: Bad assumptions make bad decisions on timber

...commence as the young trees mature, just as the Forest Service has planned since the days of Gifford Pinchot and Teddy Roosevelt.? Owen Graham is the Executive Director of the Alaska Forest Association in Ketchikan.
Letter to the Editor: David vs. Goliath

...complete control of Alaska is us - the ordinary citizens. At critical times in our nation's history, leaders such as Teddy Roosevelt and Dwight D. Eisenhower warned us that it was dangerous to let giant corporations have too much power. More recently...
Five Good Reads: Riley Woodford

...the war with Japan. "The Imperial Cruise: The Secret History of Empire and War" is an eye-opening account of Teddy Roosevelt's conviction that manifest destiny should extend across the Pacific, with Cuba thrown in for good measure. Teddy...
Impressions of a place far away from everywhere

...military in World War II.Thanks to the attention given to the island during the Harriman Expedition in 1899, Teddy Roosevelt included St. Matthew in a group of islands designated as America's first wildlife refuges in 1909. Biologists...
Alaska lawmakers pan report on oceans

...Panetta, White House chief of staff under President Clinton, said oceans need the same kind of protections President Teddy Roosevelt helped bring to the land. A 1969 federal oceans commission worried about foreign fishing fleets operating close to...
'Radical' beliefs?

...segments of our society. Call it the New Deal. Call it Teddy Roosevelt's idea of social responsibility. Call it the common...laissez-faire capitalism. Neither did John D. Rockefeller or Teddy Roosevelt. I don't believe greed and selfishness should be...
We are conservationists

...I don't know why he finds the mix of conservationists and hunters to be odd, though. Since at least back to Teddy Roosevelt's time, the terms hunter and conservationist have been pretty much synonymous in the United States. Without the...
Outside editorial: Bush plan hardly the road to forest progress

...move quickly, of course, to ask for that protection. But thanks in large part to the work of Republican President Teddy Roosevelt, the federal government has been the agency best suited to preserve national treasures. The current White House...
Old-time music, songs of the West

...performance is in Juneau with Teddy Roosevelt. The old-time quartet is Keith McGough portraying Teddy Roosevelt, free. "I've been an old-time...not the same as public land." Teddy Roosevelt will make an appearance Friday...
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What's Happening

...musical envoy, playing old-time music and American folk songs, concert also features Keith McGough portraying Teddy Roosevelt, free. Authors "Alaskan Wings: Aviation in Southeast Alaska "The Golden Years" 1935-1946," Book-signing...
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