Voices of Alaska: An important point on the gubernatorial race

...the voters had asked for that year, the line to Valdez. That project never garnered...I've always been a supporter of the line to Valdez, and voted for Walker in 2010...This settlement would supply the gas for a line, has caused the oil companies to invest...

What others say: The unity ticket

...northwest, skimming the northern edges of the Kuskokwim before meeting the Bering Sea somewhere around Nome.North of that line is bunny boot territory. South of it is the kingdom of the Xtratuf.The lifestyles are different, as are the issues. A miner...


...We're making some progress, but it is slow going in some areas as we're trying to construct more contingency and control lines."Also of concern are possible wind gusts of up to 30 mph that could push the fire, which has spread from the north to the...

Life in the Pedestrian Lane: Trash and treasure

...the paper backing used to wrap pieces of gum, then rolling it into a ball, again to be sent off. But one of the fun side lines was to see who could collect the biggest ball of foil. Some claimed as big as a basketball, but I only ever saw one about...

ISIS plans may need to expand

...an even greater expansion may be needed for the mission to succeed, including positioning U.S. ground troops with front-line Iraqi security forces.Doing that could put Obama close to violating his pledge to keep Americans out of combat.For Obama...


...his 33th save in 40 tries.It was 1-all in the sixth when a line drive and a wild throw led to an appeal toss and a pair of umpire...in the game and finished the inning despite getting hit by a line drive from Casey McGehee to start the sixth.Drew Storen gave...


...career. He was regularly pressured by a loaded Clemson defensive line and completed 21 of 39 passes for 305 yards with two interceptions...Brandon Harris, which was intercepted by Will Redmond at the goal line.Prescott, a Louisiana native, finished with 268 yards passing...

Brown Bears finish off NAHL Showcase

...factor, as Rudin converted on only his second shot of the game. Rudin collected an Amarillo turnover inside the Kenai River blue line, took the puck wide behind the net and wrapped it in to give the Bears the win. "He's just been a solid, consistent playmaker...

Nikiski orchard hosts rare taste testing

Beside the high tunnels at O'Brien Garden and Trees, a line of locals wound around the corner of the southern-most structure, patiently waiting to purchase some of the orchard's local...

Week 6 prep football preview: Getting down to crunch time

...mistakes." Zank said mistakes such as lining up correctly on the line of scrimmage and movement in the backfield kept the Cougars from...improve on the fundamentals, and with a conference matchup on the line, don't overlook the Cougars. "We have to approach it like...



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