The Pebble Mine vote tells the story

Thank you for your coverage regarding the anti-Pebble initiative on the October Lake and Peninsula Borough ballot. Alaskans have been told that 80 percent of the region opposes the project and I was surprised to learn that nearly half of the local borough supports it. The results clearly contradict what Alaskans have been led to believe in the ongoing battle over resource and economic development in southwest Alaska.

Ginger Johnson

Douglas

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Thu, 01/19/2017 - 08:45

Letter: Being homeless should not be a criminal act

I find it shocking that our Assembly is considering an ordinance to make it illegal to be homeless. Read more

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 07:26

Letter: Wrong place for the whale

In my opinion, our city fathers exercised bad judgment in locating the whale sculpture where they did. It is hidden from view. Read more

Letter: The case for a public Bank of Alaska

Last October, the good folks in the Kenai Borough approved creation of two new pieces of paper called a bond for infrastructure projects. Read more

Letter: A state income tax is fair and equitable

The courage and integrity of our legislators will be tested. Last year they failed to step up to the plate. Our courageous governor had the fortitude to do so. The time has come for Alaskans and those who work here to pay for the services received. Read more

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