My Turn: Reflections on Governor Walker's Conversations with Alaskans

...cutting the budget and one day to discussions on how we could increase revenues to the state through combinations of taxes, user fees, and spending a portion of our investment income (more commonly referred to as spending some of the earnings of the Permanent...
POW's wolf population plummets

...adding that he thinks of POW's wolves as not genetically distinct from others in Southeast Alaska. "There's multiple user groups - not just sport users. There are subsistence users for wolves, as well. Is (the estimate) going to be part of the...
Niche spa treatments growing in number

...and recently brought a steam sauna and ozone machine to the wellness spa. The steam sauna is a white plastic cabinet that the user closes around her body with only her head visible. It has a reservoir of water at the foot that can be heated to artificially...
My Turn: Kenai River Sport Fishing Association wields a big stick

...position a person of its choice on the Board of Fish and to develop a liaison advantageous to the KRSA cause over that of other user groups. In this context, KRSA has demonstrated questionable ethical standards in the past (eavesdropping on phone conversations...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: Statter Harbor Phase II better than it looks

...Gary Gillette, the ultimate goal of Phase II is to make the boat launch and surrounding area more accommodating for its many user groups. In turn, Phase II is part of a comprehensive 20-year Auke Bay Master Plan, which city planners are creating to develop...
My Turn: Building a sustainable future through conversations with Alaskans

...state. The June event is just the start of conversations that will continue throughout the state. We will post recordings and user-friendly materials online, and encourage Alaskans to use these materials to host conversations in their communities. Alaskans...
Nude teen pics on Twitter spur police investigation

Juneau police are investigating a Twitter user for posting online nude photographs of two Juneau teenage girls.The pictures were published on the social media site late Thursday...
Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...also voted down by a 29-30 vote.Allocations among different user groups were at the forefront of Ruffner's nomination. Criticisms...representativeness of the Anchorage personal use and dipnetting user base.The seat Ruffner was nominated for previously belonged...
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Engineer was obsessed with trains as teen forum for train enthusiasts called, a user who signed at least two posts "Brandon Bostian" or simply...have failed to do so," the writer posted in 2011. The same user said in 2012: "It shouldn't take an act of Congress to get...
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Alaska Editorial: In Kenai, it's time to talk fishing

...balanced representation, will carry more weight.Fishery management is about fish and balancing competing user groups. But those user groups are made up of people, and the more faces we can put with any given issue, the better our solutions...


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