Letters to the Editor

Opinion: Leave Title X and my body alone

Title X is not broken.

  • Mar 12, 2019

Opinion: Marijuana is no different than other intoxicating substances

Health, safety interests need to be represented on Marijuana Control Board.

  • Mar 12, 2019

Opinion: Multi-state lottery is one way to solve Alaska’s budget crisis

Alaskans overwhelmingly support a lottery.

  • Mar 11, 2019

Opinion: Time to place power lines underground in Juneau, US

Here’s one way to combat climate change.

  • Mar 11, 2019

Opinion: Fan of fast ferry Fairweather sorry to see it shuttered

A waste of a wonderful asset in Southeast.

  • Mar 8, 2019

Opinion: We need more money for schools, not less

Cuts will increase class sizes even more.

  • Mar 7, 2019

Opinion: Is Alaska receiving its fair share?

Our elected officials have failed us.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Opinion: Fear versus vision

Don’t be manipulated by fear.

  • Mar 5, 2019

Opinion: Keep sidewalks snow and ice free

City law require owners/tenants to remove snow and ice, under a penalty of a fine.

  • Mar 1, 2019

Opinion: Please support the PFD

It disgusts me to see that the coalition government in the state House is outright refusing to fully refund the stolen portions of the Permanent… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2019

Opinion: Safety of staff, patients will be our focus at API

Some concerns have been expressed over the privatization of API.

  • Feb 28, 2019

Opinion: Budget reality vs. fantasyland

A perspective on Gov. Dunleavy and Donna Arduin.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Opinion: What doing ‘less with less’ really means

Alaska has some new mottos.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Opinion: Be hard on the problems, not the people, in budget debate

Let’s be the good capital city.

  • Feb 21, 2019

Opinion: Governor’s budget is disrespectful to Alaskans

Our needs are being pushed aside.

  • Feb 20, 2019

Opinion: Where’s the adult leadership on gun violence?

Dunleavy, Meyer nowhere to be seen during rally.

  • Feb 19, 2019

Opinion: The governor kept his word

Dunleavy is achieving fiscal goals with his budget.

  • Feb 18, 2019

Opinion: League of Women Voters supports government reform bill

The legislation will strengthen our democracy.

  • Feb 17, 2019

Opinion: State income tax is the answer in Alaska

A tax would prevent Gov. Dunleavy’s draconian cuts.

  • Feb 17, 2019

Opinion: Gov. Dunleavy is ‘out of step’ with Alaska families, businesses

We can’t legislate away our financial obligations.