Letters to the Editor

18th Annual Kenai Peninsula Air Fair Appreciation

18th Annual Kenai Peninsula Air Fair Appreciation The KPAF Planning Committee for the Cities of Kenai and Soldotna would like to thank all the volunteers,… Continue reading

Letter: Answer to status quo is to run for office

Answer to status quo is to run for office Alaska’s Legislative Research Services recently revealed that ConocoPhillips’ Alaska operations are far more profitable than any… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Letter: Nikiski North Star staff grateful for support

Nikiski North Star staff grateful for support The staff at Nikiski North Star Elementary would like to thank our amazing PTA parents who spent an… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Letter: Backlog shows disregard for Alaska’s women

Backlog shows disregard for Alaska’s women Governor Walker has announced that a retired State Trooper has been hired to help clear rape kit backlog. Allowing… Continue reading

  • May 11, 2018

Letter: Be aware: comment now

Be aware: comment on Pebble plan now The opportunity to examine Pebble’s phase one mine plan recently filed with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2018

Letter: Alaska doesn’t need predator control on sea otters

Alaska doesn’t need predator control on sea otters Companion bills coursing their way through the Alaska Senate and House propose killing sea otters to protect… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

Letter: Homer resident opposed to hospital boundary change

Homer resident opposed to hospital boundary change I am writing to say I oppose Assemblyman Dale Bagley’s Ordinance 2018-16 that seeks to change the boundary… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

Letter: With fish board politics, follow the money

With fish board politics, follow the money With the Kenai River Sportfishing Association, it is always a case of follow the money, whether it was… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

Letter: Fishery permit buyback proposal the wrong way to go

Fishery permit buyback proposal the wrong way to go Sen. Peter Micciche’s proposed buyback bill is not only wrong headed, at $260,000 for a permit,… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

Letter: Students seeks help with project

Students seeks help with project Dear People of the Great State of Alaska, Hello! I am a fourth grade student in North Carolina. In fourth… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018

Letter: Contributions support student exchange program

Contributions support student exchange program The Central Peninsula AFS chapter wishes to thank all those who have donated their goods, time, energy and enthusiasm to… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2018

Letter: Support measure to keep kids from vaping

Support measure to keep kids from vaping Let me start with two conflicting truths: 1. It is illegal to sell e-cigarettes (aka vaping) to minors… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2018

Letter: Donations help cancer patients on peninsula

Donations help cancer patients on peninsula Central Peninsula Health Foundation would like to thank Soldotna Fred Meyer customers and associates for donating $2,914.19 in support… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2018

Letter: Incorporation in Nikiski’s best interest

Incorporation in Nikiski’s best interest Which way? This route or that route? My parcel or yours? Nikiski’s voice needs to be heard. Nikiski must demand… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2018

Letter: Get your fair face on

Get your fair face on Kenai Peninsula Fair has been a community hub for individuals and organizations of the lower Kenai Peninsula for over 65… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2018

Letter: China’s track record raises concerns over pipeline deal

China’s track record raises concerns over pipeline deal As news of China’s Polar Silk Road comes to light, I’m wondering if Alaska didn’t make a… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2018

Letter: Trees are a nuisance?

Trees are a nuisance? Let’s chop them down, shred them, burn them, bury them and eradicate all that we possibly can! After all, the trees… Continue reading

  • Jan 28, 2018

Letter: Everyone using state services should contribute

Everyone using state services should contribute Dear Sen. Peter Micciche, This is your fourth session to resolve the state of Alaska’s financial issues and balance… Continue reading

  • Jan 28, 2018

Letter: Many contribute to Christmas drive

Many contribute to Christmas drive We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the individuals, families, organizations, and businesses that helped make our… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018

Letter: Central peninsula community generous and always there to help

Central peninsula community generous and always there to help On behalf of the board of directors and staff of The LeeShore Center, I would like… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2018