“See the Other Side” by Tatyana Tolstaya
(Translated, from the Russian, by Jamey Gambrell)
–What is Heaven like, when your favorite person has died?
“Karma” by Nicolas Bagby
“Sea-Dog” by Blue-eyed Bolla
“The Most Beautiful Women in the World” by Christy NaMee Eriksen
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.