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We can reap benefits from state elders' knowledge if we listen

...its greatest institutions to guide us. If we take the time to listen and absorb the lessons that these elders can teach us, we'll be ready to shoulder that tremendous responsibility when it comes. - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, July 27

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-29/we-can-reap-benefits-from-state-e
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...School of Public Policy in the fall as a transfer student from Santa Barbara. His mother, Mary, told the Whittier Daily News that her only son had been sitting on the beach with friends when he decided to go into the water to rinse off sand just...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/john-rogers/2014-07-28
What others say: Headlight rule meant to prevent collisions

...worth giving a try - even if it's one more rule. It will be difficult to measure its effectiveness in rural communities compared to highly populated areas, but if it saves one life, it's a rule to welcome.- Ketchikan Daily News,July 28

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-28/what-others-say-headlight-rule-me
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Subsistence Alaska village fights mining road

...collective knowledge goes back hundreds of years, he said."I think too often people are quick to dismiss traditional knowledge," Spindler said.Information from: Fairbanks (Alaska) Daily News-Miner, http://www.newsminer.com

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-27/subsistence-alaska-village-fights-mi
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What others say: Supreme Court decision expands tribal jurisdiction

...jurisdiction in custody cases as well as the other recommendations of the Indian Law and Order Commission would be in danger of being resigned to dusty shelves, as with so many other federal reports.- Fairbanks Daily News-Miner,July 20

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-27/what-others-say-supreme-court-dec
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What others say: Quest rest changes are positive

...mushers as much time as possible to plan.We hope they improve safety on the trail, and we'll be watching eagerly to see what strategies mushers adopt to gain a strategic advantage over their opponents.- Fairbanks Daily News-Miner,July 11

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-20/what-others-say-quest-rest-change
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What others say: Crackdown on synthetic drugs will help combat substance abuse

...packer or distributor.It's unfortunate, of course, that the law is needed at all. But, based on reports of the effectiveness of similar laws elsewhere, we can expect a positive outcome in Alaska.- Fairbanks Daily News-Miner,July 18

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-21/what-others-say-crackdown-on-synt
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Parnell won't study pot measure ahead of vote

...use of marijuana by those 21 years of age or older."I'm not excited about the prospect," he told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner during an editorial board meeting. "I think we're not sending the right message to our kids."Voters in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-08/parnell-wont-study-pot-measure-ahead
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What others say: Please, clean up your garbage

...with the law or the bears, just secure your garbage. If you don't do that, or if you do and a clever bear outwits you, then please pick up your garbage.It's your garbage; it's your responsibility.- Ketchikan Daily News, July 12

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-15/what-others-say-please-clean-up-y
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State must diversify economy or be bound to fossil fuel prices

...And in the meantime, we need to make choices that will give the state as much time as possible to make that transition, because it's not likely to be simple to find a solution or easy to adopt it. - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, July 13

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-14/state-must-diversify-economy-or-be-b
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