Dipnet stories appreciated

...netting on the Kenai. Any one starting to read either article would have turned to page 10 to read the rest of the story. The pictures by Ben...are biased, we the public have learned to read them with a tongue in the cheek. How fresh...

Voices of Faith: The doctrine of fairness

...the story of the prodigal son in Luke 15: 11-32. In each story the protagonist is God and the antagonists are us. Can you read between the lines enough to hear the antagonists screaming, "it's not fair!"?Why even bring this up? Hopefully we will...


...formerly - under the pseudonym Revere - wrote a blog on public health policy and science called "Effect Measure" that was closely read by CDC employees: "The way risk assessment is done in this country is the policy makers shoot the arrow and the risk assessors...

Welcoming literary citizens: An interview with 49 Writers' new director

...2016. (I would love to tell you, but I'm sworn to secrecy, as it's not yet a sure thing. Suffice to say, if you've read this author's gorgeous novels, you will be very excited.) "It's our fifth year, and I would just love to see us grow...

Arts & Entertainment
Humans versus Zombies at Soldotna Library

...ends when there are no humans. The last human wins. Player Isaac Hayman, a frequent library-user who said that he had "read every zombie survival guide there is," won several rounds. He said that the game becomes more difficult as a round continues...

Life in the Pedestrian Lane: It's only a movie

...probably mentioned I really liked movies when I was a kid. Growing up before TV didn't offer much multi-media entertainment. I read a lot (still do) and listened to the radio (still do) but the real treat was going to the movies. The theater was small...

John Nevada Swartz

...and Fairbanks, but was never defined by that work. He was known as a wit and poet, a lover of art, music, and words. He read widely and could beat anyone at Trivial Pursuit. He enjoyed cooking and sharing with friends, and was known for his phenomenal...

What others say: Ferries need to find a better solution for their wastewater

...out by cruise ships at the turn of the century. They thought it was obsolete and didn't meet clean-water rules.Yes, you read that right - many of our state ferries are using decades-old technology to treat wastewater.We feel there must be a better...

Local bikers ride for camaraderie, awareness

...living. "We don't really care what you ride, (but) if you ride with us, ride safe," Anderson said. "We don't want to read about our friends in the papers." Run Coordinator Chad Sproul, of Soldotna, said the rally took about a month to plan. He...

Buccaneer bankruptcy demand hits businesses, agencies

...the bills were for things like portable toilet, trash Dumpster and water hauling services."I'm not an attorney, but I read the law," he said. "The law shows it should be on our side.""We believe those payments were made as part of the ordinary...



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