Refine Search

What others say: Graceful exit

...Ortiz, not delaying the process any more than the already 10 days since election day.Then by Monday, Sen. Mark Begich, a Democrat, promised the Republican winner Dan Sullivan a smooth transition into Alaska's junior senator seat in Washington, D.C...
Grand jury won't indict Ferguson cop in shooting

...years. Prior to that job, Wilson was an officer for nearly two years in Jennings, another St. Louis suburb. McCulloch, a Democrat, has been in office since 1991 and was re-elected to another term earlier this month. Among the cases that McCulloch's...
Gara to file legislation against attack ads

...reach across the aisle for bipartisan sponsorship of the legislation."I don't care if (it's) the Republicans or the Democrats or the Libertarian party or the Green party," he said. "The state voter guide is no place for that kind of politics...
Bob Franken: The compromise subterfuge

...convince President Barack Obama and the Democrats that they can deliver enough of their...not interested.Meanwhile, for the Democrats, Barack Obama is at the tag end of his...they'd be playing right into the Democrats' hands, at least the ones who are thinking...
Kenai Peninsula residents involved with Walker transition team

...on everything from fisheries to fiscal policy as Walker, an independent, and incoming Lieutenant Gov. Byron Mallott, a Democrat, prepare to take office. "It'll be two days of very intense brainstorming, reviewing documents and information and then...
Begich concedes race to Sullivan

...Republicans, meanwhile, sought to tie Begich to Obama and Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid, a strategy they used against Democrats in other states in their successful bid to win back control of the Senate.Sullivan led Begich by about 8,100 votes on...
Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...for these children will fall on the ears of Republicans and Democrats," he said. "They must care about children."The recommendations...succeed, said U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a North Dakota Democrat and member of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee."Native...
Voices of Alaska: Time for Alaska to 'Rise as One'

...tripwires for us when making appointments. We look forward to returning to the best kind of Alaska state government with Democrats, Republicans, independents and nonpartisans working side by side for the good of the state. We continue to say this because...
Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

...S. Senate race, defeating incumbent Democrat Mark Begich. Sullivan led Begich by...the lead-up to Tuesday and said the Democrats' much-talked-about ground game wasn't...Republicans seeing Begich as vulnerable and Democrats trying to hold the seat Begich won in...
Rich Lowry: A tired party

...a commentary on the exhaustion of the Democrats in the late Obama years.Electoral it, and at that elemental task, Democrats failed miserably.As in 2010, the Republicans...entrants on the national stage, whereas the Democrats prepare to nominate by universal acclamation...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback