Commentary

Winners and losers in last week's news
This week's election results don't tell us much about where we'll be a year from now.
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Federal stimulus money might help schools cope with this surprise funding cut.
What is it about gold? Its price is soaring in the market and is now over $1,000 an ounce. There are more and more TV ads exhorting viewers to "Buy gold, now!" The higher it goes the louder the ads seem to get.Jeff Pantages
If we are to stem the tide of out-migration, educating the young and creating jobs to keep them home should be a top priority for all.Harold Frank Jr.
My grandfather told me that it is the water clan's responsibility to care for the water of the earth so that all life can survive.Jacquelyn Dyer
Our Native communities have survived long enough to see some of our ancient values fall in line with the ideals of the rest of the world.Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel
Valid concerns about generous use of no-bid contracts for Alaska Native corporations need to be addressed.
Pioneer Homes should get veterans their medications at veterans' prices.