Archive of: Weekly Ed Opinions

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March Issue 3 2012

A run to be proud of

Eagle River’s Doug Urquidi isn’t your average politician. The 46-year-old electrician says he’s running for the U.S. House not out of a desire to become a high-powered Washington insider, but because he believes citizen government is what this nation was founded on. And although he’s trying to unseat a well-known Congressman in Don Young, Urquidi believes he’s got a great chance to win in November.

March Issue 1 2012

So, who you voting for?

No, it’s not quite time to make up your mind when it comes to the upcoming 2012 presidential election.

February Issue 4 2012

Need something to do this weekend?

If you’re lucky enough to live in Chugiak-Eagle River...

February Issue 3 2012

Legislators address military budget cuts

Alaskans who are concerned at the recent pattern of news regarding the future size and structure of the military presence in our state should be reassured that their legislative leaders are working together to address it.

February Issue 2 2012

Reflecting on a job well done

Joyce Little has been the face of advertising in Eagle River and in this newspaper for decades.

February Issue 1 2012

EDITORIAL: Alaskans take a lot of pride in our toughness

We were reminded of that the other day when a longtime area resident remarked that it had finally warmed up enough outside for her to enjoy coffee on her front porch for the first time in a month.

January Issue 2 2012

War’s a lonely place.

That’s as true for those fighting as for those left behind.