Investment in youth pays big dividends

Congratulations to Nikiski Middle-High School seniors Marguerite and Evangeline Cox, who last week were awarded first place in the Caring for the Kenai contest for... Read more

Soldotna City Council member resigns early

A seat on the Soldotna City Council is now open to suitors.

Council member Meggean Bos-Marquez moved up her resignation from the city council, originally scheduled... Read more

Questions remain in marijuana license applications

With less than two months until the state is set to issue its first marijuana business licenses, there are still some wrinkles in the licensing... Read more

Voices of Alaska: Military investment will help Alaska weather economic challenges

Alaska is facing tough economic times. Budgets are being squeezed, workers are being laid off, and families are making due with less. But it’s important... Read more

Op-ed: The working-class meltdown

During an era of headline-grabbing advances in medicine, the United States is experiencing a health cataclysm.

The latest straw in the wind is last week’s report... Read more

What others say: Turn Paisley Park into memorial to Prince

In the days following Prince’s death, fans from all over have found themselves drawn to Paisley Park, a 65,000-square-foot compound that embodies the man’s musical... Read more