Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Editorial

What others say: Nonprofit group saved the SS Nenana in the past, could work again

The SS Nenana is safe for now. Earlier this week, Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Karl Kassel confirmed there are no plans to demolish the... Read more

What others say: Pay dividends to the Fairbanks Four

About 40 protesters assembled at Golden Heart Plaza on Saturday to demand the Alaska Senate pass House Bill 127. The bill would return 18 Alaska... Read more

What others say: Communities should opt in to smoke ban, rather than out

A bill that seeks to ban smoking in bars, restaurants and public places may finally get a vote on the House floor after being held... Read more

What others say: House Bill 382 putting healthy pressure on Railbelt utility groups

House Bill 382 would create a Railbelt Electrical System Authority to oversee region wide planning of energy generation and transmission projects. It would create a... Read more

What others say: Enshrining PFD in constitution is unwise

The Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend is not an entitlement. Nor should it become one.

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What others say: Time to reinvest in University of Alaska

Last week, a House Finance subcommittee approved an amendment to Gov. Bill Walker’s budget proposal that — if passed — would add $19 million to... Read more

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