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OPINION: Gov. Sean Parnell says the state has “stopped the drop” in oil production. But he should stop saying that. Oil production in the first 9 months of 2014 is down 4 percent over the same period in 2013.Dermot Cole
OPINION: It appears there's nothing Dan Sullivan or his family won't do to get him elected to the U.S. Senate.Shannyn Moore
OPINION: The drive to legalize, tax and regulate marijuana in Alaska appears to have gone profanely, arrogantly nuts -- right in front of God and everybody.Paul Jenkins
OPINION: Informed voters can test their savvy against the general election version of Michael Carey's HEPCAT test.Michael Carey
OPINION: Fisherman who was subject of Craig Medred's column says he expected more of Dispatch News leaders, if not of Medred.Wally Page
OPINION: No attack ad can change the record of the Begich family's support of the military.Deborah Bonito
OPINION: The Alaska Railroad, the Parks Highway and the Seward Highway are critical to the state, and the same guiding vision behind those projects needs to be used today for the Lynn Canal Highway.Sandy Williams
OPINION: BLM's decision to open the Paxson Closed Area to hunting should be reversed for a host of reasons.Audubon L. Bakewell IV
OPINION: Bill Walker has some explaining to do. How will he move forward on the Alaska LNG project after years of advocating a single project to the exclusion of other pipelines?Lance Roberts
OPINION: Because of its commitment to find and publish excellent but unknown writers, the loss of Alaska Quarterly Review would deal a blow to the health of American letters.Robin Black