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Opinion: Decision means Juneau’s long history of mining continues
Together we can work to build a better future for Alaska.
CBJ Assembly must focus on affordable housing
It hurts so much every time my peers leave because they can’t afford to live here.
Opinion: Pro-democracy bill must be passed —and soon
“The Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act is a comprehensive pro-democracy bill…”
Opinion: House bill would help protect state from invasive species
Just in time for Invasive Species Awarenes Week.
Opinion: Policymakers should do research, take thoughtful approach to PFAS regulation
Regarding the recent My Turn urging the Legislature to swiftly regulate the use of PFAS compounds in the state, we urge policymakers to first consider… Continue reading
Opinion: GOP stance on 1/6 is un-American
The Republican Party now calls the Jan.6 insurrection ““legitimate political discourse.”
Opinion: Build Back Better offers historic opportunity
Let us not let this opportunity slip away by refusing to seize this epochal moment.
Opinion: Here’s why I support the secure firearm storage bill
It’s about making sure kids and volatile adults don’t get ahold of loaded firearms.
Opinion: Rep Eastman’s commitment to the Constitution
I keep reading about Rep. David Eastman having joined the Oath Keepers 18 years ago but have not read anything about his condemning the participants… Continue reading
Opinion: Public servants in leadership roles should be based in the capital city
Where they live is crucial to the success of their work.
Opinion: Alaska needs to thank its lucky stars that Biden is president
As oil prices rise, Alaska is going to get a billion-plus extra state revenue.
Opinion: Rep. Vance’s bill is anti-fishermen
House Bill 52 burdens 98.5% of Cook Inlet fishermen.
Opinion: Why weren’t past vaccine mandates an issue?
Can Dunleavy be held liable for COVID illnesses or deaths of Alaska’s National Guard members?
Opinion: Allocation of federal repair services seems inequitable
I was interested to see that the flight cancellations in Yakutat made the newspaper headlines on Wednesday, Dec. 8. Alaska Airlines had to cancel several… Continue reading
Opinion: Blame bandwagon makes little sense
This letter is based on my experience with the fluctuation of salmon prices, simple economics and upside down politics! In the past year or so… Continue reading
Opinion: Congress works for pharmaceutical companies, not us
Candidates for Congress make all kinds of promises for about what they will do for us if we elect them. Congress passed laws prohibiting less-costly… Continue reading
Opinion: Veterinarian article was disappointing
I was disappointed when I read the front page article regarding the veterinarian shortage,
Opinion: A Christmas message for all
Keep the heart of love always present.
Opinion: Help your neighbors, get vaccinated
Holidays are not a time for hospital beds or quarantined Zoom calls.
Opinion: Elected officials must share burdens of the pandemic
We implore elected officials to take this important message to heart.