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More, smaller icebergs could show up in Alaska tanker lanes

...Glacier near Valdez has to travel farther to reach shipping lanes because the glacier has receded more than 10 miles since 1980, according to the report prepared for the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens' Advisory Council. The longer distance...
Where did all this oil come from?

...planet went through a gallon of oil every two days.Since 1980, the world has burned nearly 40 trillion gallons. That's...finding more oil and gas than we are using. For example, since 1980, even while we were consuming all that oil, the amount...
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...Legislature, Maw's term will end in 2018. Maw would be the first Cook Inlet commercial fisherman to serve on the board since 1980. Walker asked for Johnstone's resignation after a joint Board of Fisheries and Board of Game meeting during which...
Rich Lowry: Class, not race

...they have risen inexorably among high-school-educated women.Divorce has fallen among college-educated Americans since 1980, but continued to increase among the high-school-educated.For all our obsession with race, class is asserting...
An Outdoor View: Trouble with gill-netters

...Game?There's a good reason why Maw would be the first Cook Inlet commercial fisherman to serve on the fish board since 1980. He shouldn't be on the board for the same reason that Brent Johnson shouldn't have been on the board. Johnson...
Cal Thomas: Gov. Mike Pence: National government is not the nation

...asked, is she beatable?Pence answers indirectly, saying he thinks 2016 will be the first foreign policy election since 1980 and that as a former secretary of state, Clinton will have some advantages. That's why he thinks the eventual GOP...
Proposed state marijuana initiative finds support in Kenai Peninsula

...said he sees firsthand how the justice system is flawed with arrests on drug possession that flood prisons nationwide. Since 1980, the prison population has increased eight-fold with 80 percent involving drug convictions, he said. "A lot of...
Dipnetting an opportunity for residents to take salmon so steamed at this point I hope that my message will be clear to Mr. Vanek of Ninilchik. I have lived in Alaska since 1980, I watched the mess on the river every season grow bigger and bigger each year, with more and more boats that at this...
Letters to the Editor

...board's Feb. 18 meeting and submitted for publication. Members of the board and Dr. Peterson: I have taught in Alaska since 1980. I currently teach second grade at North Star Elementary School in Nikiski, and I am proud to be a teacher. I view...
Not jaded: Local man supports the system

...anyone would be influenced in their vote with the signs on my lawn." Walker has been on the Central Kenai Peninsula since 1980 so he's seen more than a few municipal elections. He said he tries to vote in all the elections because it's right...


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