OPINION: It's time we realized that prohibition of substances people want to use badly enough simply doesn’t work. It was a failed policy with alcohol in the 1920s and it’s a failed policy now with marijuana.
OPINION: Commercial fishing at the tail end of a run in Bristol Bay means dealing with 'ghost salmon', carcasses of fish that couldn't make it upriver and linger to wreak smelly havoc for net minders. When ghosts outnumber live fish, it's time to head home.John Schandelmeier
OPINION: A host of questions need to be answered before Alaskans vote on whether to repeal or keep the state's new oil tax regime. And at a free forum in Anchorage this month, the two sides will be forced to answer each other's questions in front of an audience.Cliff Groh