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Voices of Alaska: Don't blame oil tax reform for budget deficit

...result of low oil prices, low oil production and overspending, not oil tax reform.A group of Native leaders, unions, businessmen and thousands of Alaskans who care deeply about Alaska's long-term economic future led a three-year campaign to reform...
Rich Lowry: The Kochs ride again better fit the stereotype of the robber baron distorting government for his own ends.But they are the rare breed of businessmen who don't seek special favors from government, who in fact oppose them on principle. They are capitalists who hate crony...
What others say: Restoring history requires many small steps

In 1899, a group of Seattle businessmen wanted a centerpiece for Pioneer Square. They took a steamship...In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, tourists and businessmen treated Alaska Native culture as another resource to be extracted...
Fishermen get hands-on with marketing their harvest

...consumer are on the rise, offering many of the benefits of direct marketing, without requiring that all fishermen also act as businessmen.Nic Mink founded Sitka Salmon Shares, a Southeast community support fishery, or CSF, after living and working in Sitka...

...most government revenues.With such background and despite his humble roots, Leung is seen as one of the many Hong Kong businessmen who have profited mightily from their ties to mainland China."In the final analysis, what we need is for Beijing to trust...
Wolf: Some regulations passed without considering the impacts

As a resident, businessmen and philanthropist I've made the Kenai Peninsula my home for the past 22 years. Originally coming to Kenai in 1975, as a teenager...
Sturman a proven voice for community

...Mike Navarre. Let's not forget that Navarre was appointed this year to sit on the CPGH Inc. Board, which is full of businessmen, who desire to sell our hospital while it is at its "maximum value." Do not think the battle for our hospital is over...
Saw Fest 2009 Artists carve out Alaskan humor

...most of all in the pleasure the pieces bring to our visitors," said Hanson. Judging this year's event were a group of businessmen that included Soldotna Mayor Peter Micciche and Kenaitze tribe member and recording artist Bunny Swan. "This was my first...
The Bookworm Sez: Mosey on down to 'Glorious'

...getting killed.Cash McLendon always had a knack for people-skills.It started when he was young, when he convinced businessmen not to fire his no-good, alcoholic father. It continued when his father died, and McLendon talked his way into a place...
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Fishing for freedom: Annual Combat Fishing Derby held in Seward

...the Annual Armed Services Combat Fishing Derby held May 23.Now in its seventh year, the event was first dreamed up by businessmen Bob Candopoulos of Saltwater Safaris and Keith Manternach of Specialty Truck and Auto, said Mari Jo Imig, Executive Director...


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