Local economy overlooked in international trade spat

...our Alaskan neighbors over many decades may be jeopardized. We would like to make clear that not all Canadians share the view voiced by our federal and provincial leaders over the last few weeks. In brief, here's how the dispute has evolved...
Electrifying eco-tourism

...electric catamaran for novelty's sake; he sees a number of benefits to using an electric catamaran.He's always admired the views out on the water but complained that at the end of a day of whale watching, a haze often hangs over the channel from...
Gas line, marijuana things to watch this week in legislature

...with BP, Exxon Mobil Corp., ConocoPhillips, TransCanada Corp. and the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. remains, in the view of many at the Capitol, as Alaska's best hope for a significant new revenue stream. While there is no pending legislation...
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Run softly but carry a big hiking stick

...A few yards farther up the trail, another major boulder slide crushed the safety rails over the trail edge and toward the view of Ebner Falls.With a mild winter substituting snow and frost with rain and wind, the trail conditions have become...
My Turn: Keystone XL Pipeline deserves the President's scrutiny so much at stake for a world pressing up against two degrees Celsius, the President is right to scrutinize the Keystone XL Pipeline.? Kate Troll is a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. The views expressed are her own.
Kapalua a test unlike any other on the PGA Tour

...look some 500 yards out and 600 feet down to the first green."Off the first tee, I was like, 'Whoa,' because of the views. It's just way different than I imagined watching on TV," Russell Henley said. "The undulation is unlike anything...
Destinations for 2015

NEW YORK - See Cuba before it changes. Check out the Expo in Milan. And if you're heading to New York City to see the view from 1 World Trade Center's observatory (scheduled to open late spring), take the subway to Queens and see if you...
Middle school sports seek assistance from public

...intended to serve. This typically means breaking away from some traditional practices that are already satisfactory in the views of many adults. However, with the safety and well-being of young adolescents at risk, the stakes are too high to...
On the topic of pot: Legalization and law

...Editor's note: This article and its contents are not legal advice. The ethics committee document is not an expression of the views of the Alaska Bar Association Board of Governors or the Alaska Supreme Court, and the opinions Higgins has expressed...
My Turn: Celebrating Juneau's sense of community adopt, go back to the top and read the Wendell Berry quote again. Does thinking about Juneau give you a warm glow? Happy Holidays.? Kate Troll is a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. The views expressed are her own.


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