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What others say: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

It's no secret that when it comes to the topic of transboundary mining issues, the opinion pages of the Juneau Empire have flowed one direction.

Op-ed: The GOP field that failed

The rise of Donald Trump is, in part, a function of a vacuum.
He is thriving in a Republican field that is large, talented and, so far, underwhelming. To paraphrase Bruce Springsteen, there's 17 candidates and nothing on. Except Donald Trump.

by Rich Lowry

Still searching for health care solutions

Access to affordable, timely health care - or lack thereof - continues to make headlines here on the Kenai Peninsula.
Last Monday, U.S. Sen.

Local governments can't wait on climate change

“Think global, act local” is, yes, a cliché, but it’s also a reality for borough, city and village leaders across Alaska who must confront the direct impacts of global climate change....
by Alice Ruby, Denise Michels, John Duffy, Lamar Cotten, Maija Katak Lukin, Mike Navarre, Mike Taylor, Randy Robertson and Walt Wrede

Kudos to the candidates

Kudos to all those who have thrown their hat in the ring for the upcoming municipal election.

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