Alaska

Two Alaskas

By Jim Craig There are two Alaskas. Too simplistic, I know. Our state has so many flavors on the sensory scale, it seems silly to limit them to just a duet.   But simple is as simple does, and I’m working with the brain I have, not the one my […]

Dinner with Jack

By Jim Craig I had dinner with Jack London the other night. We dined casually. I had the Country Herbal Chicken dinner by Healthy Choice. The green cardboard container and black plastic microwavable tray held all the essentials. Entrée, veggies and even a small dessert.   Jack had the drippings. […]

AGIA & Energy Legislation Teleconference Schedule

STANDING COMMITTEESCOMMUNITY & REGIONAL AFFAIRS Jul 17 Thursday Anch Lio Conf Rm 4:00 PM HB4002 RESOURCE REBATE PROGRAM FOR RESIDENTS HB4003 APPROP: ENERGY RELIEF/REBATE/FUEL TAX Public Testimony Jul 22 Tuesday Barnes 124 2:00 PM HB4002 RESOURCE REBATE PROGRAM FOR RESIDENTS Testimony <Invitation Only> HB4003 APPROP: ENERGY RELIEF/REBATE/FUEL TAX Testimony <Invitation […]

AGIA & Energy Legislation Teleconference Schedule

STANDING COMMITTEESCOMMUNITY & REGIONAL AFFAIRS Jul 17 Thursday Anch Lio Conf Rm 4:00 PM HB4002 RESOURCE REBATE PROGRAM FOR RESIDENTS HB4003 APPROP: ENERGY RELIEF/REBATE/FUEL TAX Public Testimony Jul 22 Tuesday Barnes 124 2:00 PM HB4002 RESOURCE REBATE PROGRAM FOR RESIDENTS Testimony <Invitation Only> HB4003 APPROP: ENERGY RELIEF/REBATE/FUEL TAX Testimony <Invitation […]

A Sense of Place: A Seward Column

I miss the darkness. As a flower misses the sun, I fear the stars have grown lonely as of late without Northern eyes upon them, and in that longing for the way a fire can shrink the world, I have forgotten all too soon the icy grip we once were […]

Thoughts on Sun and Shadows

By Ryan Reynolds I miss the darkness. As a flower misses the sun, I fear the stars have grown lonely as of late without Northern eyes upon them, and in that longing for the way a fire can shrink the world, I have forgotten all too soon the icy grip […]

Relief From High Energy Costs

June 20, 2008, Juneau, Alaska – Governor Sarah Palin today released a draft bill proposing a special one-time payment in the amount of $1,200 to Alaskans and suspending the state fuel tax for one year. The legislation is intended to be a starting point for a discussion with the legislature […]

TEST MESSAGE

NOAK78 PAAQ 281715 ADAWCA …THIS IS TEST OF THE NEW TSUNAMI TELECON NOTIFICATION MESSAGE… THIS TEST MESSAGE IS INTENDED TO VERIFY RECEIPT AT PACIFIC COASTAL WEATHER FORCAST OFFICES… PACIFIC STATE WARNING POINTS… AND THE BRITISH COLUMBIA PROVINCIAL EMERGENCY PROGRAM. NO ACTION IS REQUIRED $$

Summer Market opening in Seward

Opening in June (stay tuned for date):   Summer market featuring arts, crafts, food, and produce.  Market hours will be Wednesday through Sunday from 10am until 4pm.  Interested vendors contact: thegrazingmoose@gmail.com  

Repeal City Sales Tax on Heating Fuel

I would request the City of Seward repeal the sales tax on heating fuel. The cost to heat our homes is quickly becoming unbearable. The business sector, in order to survive, will surely pass along the high cost to the consumer in the form of higher prices. Increased fuel costs […]