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SJR3 an attack on Alaska judges, the Judiciary Council and judicial selection procedures

...process reliant on reason, facts, legal expertise, and high legal standards to maintain a high-quality judiciary for all citizens. Alaskans must reject SJR3 and effectively maintain the existing, higher-standards of procedure for judicial selection...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-28/sjr3-an-attack-on-alaska-judges-t
Opinion
In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...was made by the nonprofit Chuitna Citizen's Coalition in 2009 in order to...protection - as in the case of Chuitna Citizens' Coalition, which hopes to protect...information that the applicant, Chuitna Citizen's Coalition Inc., has submitted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-26/in-stream-flow-reservation-for-chuit
News
Submit your comment: Wild salmon or coal?

...Feb. 23 and Mar. 10, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will accept comments from the public about Chuitna Citizens Coalition's applications for Water Reservations for Middle Creek. Middle Creek is an important salmon spawning tributary...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-26/submit-your-comment-wild-
Letters

...in a night that often reverberated with heartfelt pleas for change."To every woman who gave birth, to every taxpayer and citizen of this nation," said Arquette. "We have fought for everybody else's equal rights. It's our time to have wage equality...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jake-coyle/2015-02-23
What others say: 200 years of peace between America and Canada

...ideas on the issues. That we enjoy good relations is the product of hard work by thousands of people, diplomats and ordinary citizens alike, past and present.Lately, this newspaper has focused on the problems Alaska is having with Canada - transboundary...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-23/what-others-say-200-years-of-peac
Opinion
Bob Franken: Bench players

...have thrown a beanball at the truth. Quite frankly, the justices all too often have put their politics ahead of the law. Citizens United, anyone? Or Bush v. Gore? But it's not just the Supremes who engage in that thinly disguised subterfuge. Like...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-02-23/bob-franken-bench-players
Opinion
Make it easy to plan your next party

...Read "Party Like a President" by Brian Abrams, illustrated by John Mathias, and you might drink to both. Like every good citizen, you had a hand in putting somebody in the White House a few years back. Or maybe you didn't; either way, you expect...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-02-18
Arts & Entertainment
Gillnets in the Kenai River don't make sense

...spawning-colored reds that you're not going to want to catch, pinks, spawning-colored kings, everything." There are three citizen members on the Federal Subsistence Board, all three voted to allow gillnets in rivers near my home. They are from Unalakleet...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-18/gillnets-in-the-kenai-riv
Letters
Is more marijuana enforcement worth the cost?

...the laws is an evil, and, when the advantage is small, some errors both of lawgivers and rulers had better be left; the citizen will not gain so much by making the change as he will lose by the habit of disobedience." (Part VIII "Essays on Politics...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-18/is-more-marijuana-enforce
Letters
Cooperation drives Frozen River Fest

...reflection of our larger community. It was truly a collaboration of our entire community from local government and private citizen volunteer, to small businesses, state breweries and vintners, and multi-national corporations. Thank you to all who helped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-20/cooperation-drives-frozen
Letters

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