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What others say: Working toward marijuana consensus

If this week's meeting about retail marijuana in downtown Fairbanks was any indication, there will be plenty of discussion before the community is on the same page with regard to its policy for commercial sale of the newly legal drug.

Grim anniversaries approaching

August 6, 2015 is the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, by our Air Force. August 8, 2015 is the 70th anniversary of our nuclear bombing of Nagasaki, Japan.

by Hugh R. Hays

Dipnetting from boats getting more dangerous

In a July 22 letter to the editor in the Alaska Dispatch News, Marv Greene was right in his assessment of the dangers of dipnetting from a boat on the Kenai River. More and more Alaskans...
by Oz Arundell

Dipnet stories appreciated

Two thumbs up and a sincere compliment for the two outstanding articles on dip netting by Megan Pacer on your front page, July 20. They were written with a fair eye and an in depth view...
by Bob Penney

Op-ed: Wither that sucker Trump

In political news, the cliche that somebody has "sucked all of the air out of the room," means, of course, that an individual has managed to distract from the many elements of a multifaceted story and put the entire focus on himself.

by Bob Franken

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