JUNEAU, Alaska - The Senate Resources Committee advanced legislation Friday that temporarily would restrict participation by a state-sponsored corporation in an alternate gas pipeline project proposed by Gov. Bill Walker.
The nine speakers from the Alaskan Native community who presented at Friday's Alaska Native Oratory event at Kenai Peninsula College, Kenai River Campus, offered their listeners humor, music, opinion, and stories of personal and social resilience.
The name of the game is pushing yourself to the peak of your abilities, and a collection of student athletes from Kenai Central, Soldotna and Nikiski high schools succeeded greatly in doing that Thursday at Soldotna.
As my wiper blades blurred over the windshield as fast as they could squeegee the water off from a torrential British Columbia spring rainfall, I suddenly began to wonder if maybe I wasn't making a huge mistake moving to Alaska.
Alaska's only St. Patrick's Day parade was treated to a spring perfect day that Boston would have canceled a tea party for. In the 21 years of the parades history this March 17th was sunny and warmer than many past 4th of July and Progress Days parades.