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The science committee of the U.S. House of Representatives will probe the EPA's denial of a permit for the Pebble Mine in Southwest.In a letter sent Wednesday to EPA Administrator Gina...
Second Shoot for the Cure aims high

The Shoot for the Cure fundraiser will light up the Snowshoe Gun Club for a second time on Oct. 3. Participants will shoot a total of 75 birds in five-person teams to raise money for research on cystic fibrosis.
Renter beware

Ylka Ortega finally achieved a lifelong dream of living in Homer in March of 2014. Originally from California, she moved first to Anchorage and then permanently to Homer. Or so she thought, until she received an eviction notice in August.
Don Young: Setting the record straight on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization

The April 12 opinion piece by Stosh Anderson, "Don Young seeks to unwind 'Alaska Model' for fisheries in Magnuson-Stevens Act," fails to represent the facts of the legislation I introduced to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA).
Voices of Alaska: Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization moves forward with Young at helm

...process, as we did for the first time in 1976 and for the last time in 2006, I will remember him fondly as we work to update the law bearing his name. Congressman Don Young represents Alaska in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Voices of Alaska: Young seeks to unwind 'Alaska Model' for fisheries

Our lone Congressman, Don Young, recently introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives to reauthorize our federal fisheries management law, the Magnuson-Stevens Act.
Plenty on the ballot in Tuesday's primary

If you've somehow managed to avoid the newspaper, TV, radio, Internet and your mailbox for the past few months, here's a quick reminder: Alaska's primary election is Tuesday. Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-8 p.m.
Prehistoric modern thinking

Why would anyone think it was a big deal when scientists announced a few days ago they had determined that humans carry genes of Neanderthals? Was there really any question? The evidence is everywhere.
Miriam Dillard

Kenai resident Miriam "Dawn" Dillard, 57, passed away Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 at home after a two-year battle with cancer.At her request, no formal services are planned. There will be a private burial in the Kenai City Cemetery.Dawn was born March
In between casts, time to think about the future

It's July on the Kenai Peninsula, and while we're preoccupied with all things fishing, there's a couple of important dates looming. The first of those dates is July 29 -- that's the deadline to register to vote in the Aug. 28 primary election. This year's primary will look a little different. For one thing, the state's legislative district boundaries have been redrawn.


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