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Monthly Archives: November, 2016

Gillam could be moving up the list for Interior

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Alaska mega-investor Bob Gillam, who owns McKinley Capital Management, is in New York City today, and can probably be spotted at the...

Bright, shiny objects

NO BAG-LIMIT: There's no love lost between Muldoon Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux and her former supporters. This sign appeared in front of the Legislative Information...

Citizens United working well for Democrats

  SUPREME COURT RULING USED MOST EFFECTIVELY BY THE LEFT IN ALASKA Citizens United, a conservative group, brought a First Amendment lawsuit against the Federal Elections Commission in...

Cuba libre: After Fidel, what will Raul do?

RAUL CASTRO WAS NOT LARGER THAN LIFE. HE WAS HUNCHED OVER A BAR NAPKIN I walked into the dining room on the sixth floor of...

That time when Pete’s pants froze to the floor…

PASS ALONG STORIES, HOLD THE OPINIONS Wearing torn Wrangler jeans and a thin wool jacket, my brother was checking his trap line as he punched his way through...

Cabinet picks who might be pro-Alaska

President-elect Trump is filling out his cabinet picks, starting with important security positions, such as National Security Adviser, Secretary of Defense and Secretary of State. Some more picks are...

House, Senate majorities

HOUSE DEMOCRATIC MAJORITY ORGANIZATION: Recently, the newly cobbled Democratic House Majority announced its organization and these chairmanships emerged under the speakership of Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham. Committee Chairs: Finance...

Events

Nikiski LNG plant for sale; is Gov. Walker buying?

Once upon a time, dating from the late 1960s, the liquified natural gas plant at Nikiski was the world's largest, built to serve the...

Three Musk Ox face GOP party sanctions

The State Central Committee of the Alaska Republican Party will consider a resolution at its Dec. 1o meeting to withdraw support from Reps. Gabrielle LeDoux,...

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