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August 02, 2004

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letterLand swap: the real question is... by Pete Ellis - 08/02/04
letter Land swap controversy by LeiLani Lake - 08/02/04
letter Ward Cove Land Scheme by Robert D. Warner - 08/02/04
letter Locating the Arts Center project downtown by ML Dahl - 08/02/04
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Alaska: Salmon protein may have market as powder in China - Chinese children and their parents overwhelmingly preferred the taste of new protein supplements made from Alaska pink and chum salmon to their traditional supplements made from carp, according to a study conducted by University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) researchers and funded the Alaska Sea Grant College Program and the UAF School of Management. - Read more...
Monday - August 02, 2004

Alaska: Alaska Permanent Fund returns 14.1 percent for fiscal year - The Alaska Permanent Fund ended the fiscal year on June 30, 2004 with a 14.1 percent return and a total value of more than $27.4 billion, according to preliminary Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation figures. - Read more...
Monday - August 02, 2004

Alaska: Alaska's largest employers - Providence Health System Alaska has held the top spot among Alaska's 100 largest private-sector employers for the third year in a row, according to the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. - Read more...
Monday - August 02, 2004


Dick Morris: The Bagel Candidacy - I LOVED Bill Clinton's speech. I was inspired by John Edwards. Barack Obama thrilled me. Max Cleland made me grow as a person as I heard him . . .

And then there was John Kerry.

All around him was eloquence but, in the center of the bagel, there was a speech that was a letdown. - Read more...
Monday - August 02, 2004

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photosFairbanks: Golden Heart City; A story of its founding - In the summer of 1901, bustling, one-year-old Ketchikan was building its first schoolhouse and had set a hefty tax rate of 7.5 mills to pay for it. Juneau was busily producing gold and had just been named the new capital city of Seward's Ice Box, snatching that honor away from beautiful little Sitka, once the Russian capital of Alaska. - Read the rest of this story by June Allen...
Tuesday - July 13, 2004

arrow Remembering 'Swede' Risland (1915-1991);The town's most memorable logger

arrow Alaska's Deepwater Highway; A part of Alaska history

arrow Ketchikan's American Legionnaires; Here's to 'the boys' of Post #3 -

arrow Ketchikan's Cruise Ship Industry; A light-hearted look at its origins

arrow Ketchikan's First City Players; Did you hear that applause?

arrow A biography of Alaska's herring: A little fish of huge importance...

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