10 things SE Alaskans think when they see the sun

1. Darn. Now I can’t finish the last episode of Orange is the New Black.


2. Ugh. It will never last.

See Also

3. My eyes! It burns!

4. ... but I kind of like it.

5. To sunscreen, or not to suncreen ...

6. I better mow down the jungle in the front yard.

7. Nevermind about the jungle — I’m going on a hike.

8. Time to take the dog to the beach, go for a long walk, beach comb, hike a mountain, meet friends for beers, pick berries, go fishing, have a bonfire, maybe one more beer and maybe a little frisbee golf.

9. Flip flops.

10. Dang. Should’ve worn that sunscreen.


Afterschool program now in 5th year

It’s no secret: the last few decades have seen fundamental changes to the way we live and work.

Read more


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback