After a lengthy debate about the morality of taxing food, funding for public schools, revenue for local cities and questioning voters for a third time on a change to the Kenai Peninsula Borough’s food sales tax structure, the issue has again been put to rest after the borough assembly voted to kil...
JUNEAU - Members of the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday defended the budget the Senate passed, including proposed cuts to education, as responsible.
A co-chair of the committee, Sen. Anna MacKinnon, said there is room for compromise.
Chemical oceanographer Sue Saupe said that when she worked as a responder to the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989, she had trouble finding locations for productive study because the coastline of Prince William Sound was incompletely surveyed.
Are you satisfied with the budget our lawmakers have concocted in response to the precipitous drop in oil revenue?
Do you think that it was wise to add a $47 million line item for a bridge that will benefit real estate speculators and contractors while cutting about the same amount of money from our...
"Sweet corn is just about as abundant in the Midwest in the summer as blue crabs are along the Eastern coast of the United States. Every summer, Megan and I try our best to visit my relatives in Delaware.