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Yearly Archives: 2019

Kenai Borough Assembly to consider move to manager-style government

INVOCATION IS BY 'FLYING SPAGHETTI MONSTER PASTAFARIAN' Another lively meeting is in store for Tuesday in Kenai. Kenai Borough Assembly members Hal Smalley and Kelly Cooper...

We can’t tell you the words Facebook is banning — or we’ll get banned

IT MIGHT GET WORSE DURING THE ELECTION YEAR The Facebook auditor has just finished her second audit of Facebook's policies to ban hate speech, specifically...

Dunleavy surveying Swan Lake fire this morning

As wildfires rage over several parts of the state, Gov. Michael Dunleavy flew over the Swan Lake Fire this morning on the Kenai Peninsula...

MRAK Almanac: What happened on July 1, 1958?

A breezy compendium of political, social, and cultural events around the 49th State: 7/1: Juneau Assembly meeting postponed to July 8. 7/1: Ketchikan Borough regular Assembly...

Critical analysis: Will politicians have a spine?

By ART CHANCE SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR I became something of a disciple of Carl von Clausewitz in my early days with State Labor Relations in the 1980s....

UAA, UAF hockey teams left out of new hockey conference

Seven schools that are members of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced Friday they are forming a new NCAA Division I college mens hockey...

What Donald Trump said to Kim Jon Un

Read the White House transcript of the dialogue between President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jon Un, as Trump became the first sitting president...

Alaska life hack: Smoke gets in your eye edition

It might not be the day to run a marathon in Southcentral or Interior Alaska. The smoke is thick, and about to get worse. One...

Shovel Creek fire forces evacuations near Fairbanks

HOMES IN DANGER IN TWO SUBDIVISIONS Residents of two subdivisions near the Shovel Creek Fire northwest of Fairbanks were advised to evacuate just after midnight...

Attorney General Barr: $10.5 million to help lawless villages

DOJ SENDING EMERGENCY FUNDS TO SUPPORT LAW ENFORCEMENT Fresh off of his trip to rural Alaska, U.S. Attorney General William P. Barr on Friday declared...

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