Officials Struggle With Solution to Crimes

The question as to what can be done to reduce crime is a tough one. If this writer had the answer, he would shout it from the rooftops.

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Nation Survives Despite Negative Politics

The 2018 elections are over. As Will Rogers said, “Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot of money even to be defeated.”

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Armistice put halt to World War I fighting 100 years ago

Sunday, Nov. 11, marks the day exactly 100 years ago when the Armistice ending the Great War, World War I, was signed.

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Goblins, ghouls, ghosts gather Oct. 31st

One holiday many children look forward to each year is Halloween, a tradition that goes back hundreds of years.

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Keystone Cops’ 1907 railroad route confrontation

An enterprising promoter, Henry D. Reynolds, jumped to start the competing Home Railroad by extending the Syndicate’s Valdez route.

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Oct. 18 Alaska Day, thanks to W. Seward

On Oct. 18 we celebrate Alaska Day. We acknowledge William Seward on March 30, when we celebrate the day he bought Alaska.

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Eklutna Dam end stirs memories of past

We welcome the water flowing unimpeded from Eklutna Lake while honoring those who went before from the old dam that did its job admirably.

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October: An eventful month for Alaskans

October 18 is observed as Alaska Day, a holiday celebrating the transfer of Alaska from Russia to the United States.

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Riverboats once were Alaska’s lifeline

In days of yore when the northland was being explored, boats served when the water was open; when frozen, dog sleds were the mode of travel.

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Air crash hit home 22 years ago Sept. 22

The C-130 that took off to the ill-fated flight had stirred up a flock of Canadian geese, which had not been made known to the Yukla 27 crew.

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