The superstorm began its destructive tour of the American mainland in Florida, and that’s where the GOP presidential nominee needs to begin his march on election night. Other states in its path included North Carolina, Virginia and New Hampshire, states where Mitt Romney has a strong chance.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
Everybody tries to predict who will win.What we wonder, though, is when will we know whether it will be President Obama or Republican challenger Mitt Romney taking the oath of office next January? See if you can correctly predict.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
At the polls Sunday, reporter Karen Kasler encountered a carnival-like atmosphere — including dancing people dressed in Sesame Street costumes, a Lincoln impersonator, mimes and food trucks.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
The cost of the 2012 election will top a record $6 billion, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. If you find it difficult to visualize that figure, here are a few other ways to think about what $6 billion could buy.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
Capital City Fire and Rescue spent Monday night fighting a blaze at the Gastineau Apartments in downtown Juneau.
Pat Moore hosts. We hear about the 2nd Annual Tot Rave, Human–Caribou Relations, from a First Nation’s Perspectiv, Gastineau Elementary School’s New Principal, Sustainable Juneau, That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more
Figures from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game show that Kodiak’s salmon catch this year was the most valuable in almost two decades.
On the final day of the 2012 campaign, President Obama and Mitt Romney made a last push in states that could be critical to victory. Obama was scheduled to campaign in three swing states, while Romney had events planned in four. The only overlap was in Ohio, considered the linchpin of the election.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us
November 7, 2012 (Originally scheduled for Nov. 5 but postponed due to downtown fire)
The icebreaker Healy stopped in Juneau last week after another season’s work, and the ship’s crew invited the public aboard.