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Letter: A former page's perspective

...unencumbered by their government as possible. I consider myself to be one of these Alaskans.Government exists to benefit the greater good, and as someone who draws a paycheck from the state of Alaska I'm sure you can agree that it serves a vital role...
My Turn: Tongass Advisory Committee fails tourism

...father of the Forest Service, Gifford Pinchot said, "The greatest good, for the greatest number." Where is the greatest good today, when the greatest number are not even represented...
UAB shutting down football program

...operating and a capital investment standpoint - are starker than ever and demand that we take decisive action for the greater good of the Athletic Department and UAB," Watts said in a statement released by the university. "As we look at the...
Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

...people think he's this bad guy, I urge you to reconsider, because he's like any other human being that wants the greater good for Alaska, where he was born and raised. He wants to support and his home as a Democratic U.S Senator for Alaska...
My Turn: Putting partisan poltics aside

...don't set aside our values - we come together for the greater good, and together, we are strong.Bartlett also quoted...highly-qualified Alaskans selflessly advancing a unity ticket for the greater good of all Alaskans.Byron Mallott and I are rising above...
My Turn: The graceful exit of a true statesman

...qualified Alaskans selflessly advancing a unity ticket for the greater good of all Alaskans." Fleener had made his way onto the...Fisher knows what it means to compromise on behalf of the greater good. "Hollis is a statesman, plain and simple," he...
My Turn: History shows Walker and Mallott made the smart move

...floods. When we pull together, we do not dilute our ideals, we don't set aside our values - we come together for the greater good, and together, we are strong." By contrast, the first statements issued by Gov. Sean Parnell and the Republican...
A Bishop's Perspective: Legalizing marijuana is wrong for many reasons

...It is important that all of us as citizens to carefully and thoughtfully cast our votes on issues that will affect the greater good. Here are my thoughts for your consideration on Ballot Measure 2, which seeks to legalize, commercialize, advertise...
A Trip South: A crude proposition

...places like Hartley Bay who boldly stand before the towering wave of economic progress. There will be talk about the greater good, boasting of the jobs that the pipeline will surely provide. The proposal seems to follow the path of least resistance...
Outside editorial: Vexing illegal immigration challenge begs for open-mindedness

...reduced to near-paralysis by partisanship and intransigence - appears incapable of meeting this challenge. ...This problem begs for a middle-ground solution to which all sides must cede some turf for the greater good of the nation.


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