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Yearly Archives: 2019

Tlingit history, culture thrive as Hoonah expands as destination

By WIN GRUENING SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR “Yesterday brought word that the Hoonah Packing Company at Hoonah packed 115,000 cases of fish.” - Alaska Daily Empire, August 15, 1918 That...

MRAK Almanac: Dunleavy town hall on Facebook, Pacific Island Fest

The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you’ll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in...

Layoff notice decision time: This could end up in court

By ART CHANCE SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR Here, hold my beer and watch this! This is the kind of stuff that made me a high-powered State official for...

HB 1005 effectively dead

DIVIDEND CALCULATION REMAKE WAS TOO MUCH FOR ALASKANS The Alaska Legislature is mostly cleared out of the Capitol, and Must Read Alaska has learned that...

John Wood appointed to Board of Fisheries

THREE NEW APPOINTMENTS TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Attorney and fly-fishing enthusiast John Wood of Willow has been appointed to the vacancy on the board of...

Dueling memos to state employees: When do layoff notices come?

LEGISLATURE HAS NOT PASSED BUDGET, GONE HOME FOR FIVE DAYS The Dunleavy Administration sent a memo to state employees Wednesday, explaining that if the Legislature...

An important question

ANCHORAGE DAILY PLANET As with almost anything of importance in Alaska, the question of whether it is constitutional for the Legislature to forward-fund K-12 education...

Sandblasted: Fishing woman gets tangled in web of law and media bias

Brannon Finney was reading the news reports and the U.S. Justice Department account of the careless fisherwoman who dumped sand overboard and admitted to...

Dunleavy is making the hard decisions

LET'S TRY THE DUNLEAVY APPROACH: SPEND WHAT WE HAVE MORE EFFICIENTLY By ANN BROWN GUEST CONTRIBUTOR Although it is not unusual for political adversaries to call each...

MRAK Almanac: Last chance for Denali Road Lottery

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