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Capitalism, socialism and communism are purely economic systems. Whether they are good or bad for a country is determined by whether or not citizens have a say in their government.

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 3:43pm

More foolish talk due to ignorance. Agriculture division is one of the “least important” state services according to an article in the Clarion (State Services Ranked, June 8). And no talk about a public bank. Why should we care about agriculture when we have oil and gas to fill our bellies. And ...

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:22am

There is an ordinance in the wind regarding who gets to serve on the City of Kenai’s Planning and Zoning Commission. It’s hard for me to focus on these kinds of things when the daylight never ends and there is so much to do, but I have to take exception to this plan. I believe the current propos...

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 9:20am

Having worked in Alaska's fisheries for 40 years, I was surprised to learn only recently that about half of all halibut caught by sport fishermen are released.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 7:49pm

Today I received a letter from Representative Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins. He expressed his apology for the dysfunction of our Sate Legislature in regards to a budget.

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 4:59pm

I see that the Kenai Watershed Forum is out again advertising the successful replacement of another culvert. It makes me wonder about this intense focus placed on culvert replacement as being some kind of magic pill to save our salmon. I can only see culverts having a minimal impact on us having mor...

Fri, 06/05/2015 - 7:47am

When I tell young Alaskans about the economy I found here 42 years ago I often see disbelief in their eyes. Unlike today, every industry and job paid substantially more than the Lower 48. A good all-round hand in an Alaska logging camp earned about $5,000 per month compared with the $3,846 I paid fo...

Fri, 06/05/2015 - 7:43am

In an op-ed of March 19, 2015, Speaker Mike Chenault said "Legislature can break the budget deadlock if Democrats are willing to compromise.

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 1:22pm

The second annual Kenai River Cleanup was held May 7-16, 2015 and it was a huge success. Over 500 students from the Kenai Borough School District and Cook Inlet Academy cleaned up trash along the Kenai River at Izaak Walton, Morgan’s Landing, Bing’s Landing, Rotary Park, Centennial Park, Swiftwa...

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 7:57am

At times there is much ado about the public school education budget.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 2:05pm


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