Letter: Begich Enables Obama

...modification of acts of Congress affect both the balance of power between the political branches and the liberty interests of the American people?" Mr. Turley answered: "The danger is quite severe. The problem with what the president is doing is that...
ASCAB now accepting applications for Alaska community grant program

...Since its inception in 1997, the American Seafoods CAB has granted more than...and we look forward to continuing the American Seafoods CAB grant program for...43,000 will be allocated by the American Seafoods CAB to community projects...
My Turn: The corrupting power of debt

...the moral sense of indebtedness of those they help elect to office.What does this mean to Alaska, our democracy and the American ideal of equal rights for all? What we need is a constitutional amendment that clearly states spending money is not...
World Affairs Council brings Mexico to the North

...wrote about the experience in his book, "We Became Mexican American: How our Immigrant Family survived to pursue the American Dream"), gave a crash-course history lesson on the two countries' "strong but difficult" relationship.Here's...
AFN 2014: From regalia to couture

...AFN because "people are respectful" of her work. Next month, she heads to New York City for the National Museum of the American Indian Native Art Market, an event she participated in last year as well."It'll be interesting to see what New York...
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A New York Times review of "A Wolf Called Romeo"

...of collective reckoning, as he meditates on the evolution from wolf to dog and the persecution of wolves throughout the American frontier. Jans is an exceptional storyteller - no nature writer can top him in terms of sheer emotional force - and...
Today in history

...opening with a performance of Gounod's "Faust."In 1928, Republican presidential nominee Herbert Hoover spoke of the "American system of rugged individualism" in a speech at New York's Madison Square Garden.In 1953, the Franco-Lao Treaty...
Around town for Wednesday, Oct. 22

Joint Meeting - Alaska Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, American Water Resources Association, Southeast Alaska Fish Habitat Partnership, all day at the Centennial...
Controversial KSM mine gets key permits

...the border and the matter will soon be brought before the Alaska Federation of Natives and the National Congress of the American Indian.Many groups have sent letters to Alaska's Congressional delegation asking for involvement on the issue...
Alaska Science Forum:

...Francisco meeting hall amid the crashing surf of a thousand conversations. To educated passersbys at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union, he will explain his idea of capturing a greenhouse gas and raining it out over the coldest place...


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