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Here are some recent editions of The Signal
- July 16, 2019
Are the governor's budget vetoes for real now? Is Alaska too hot for fish? And why is "jökulhlaup" such a dirty word?
- July 9, 2019
Where in the world is the Alaska Legislature? How do Arctic residents feel about Arctic drilling? And oh look, a parade! Yayyyyy!
- July 2, 2019
What did the governor cut from the state budget? What did he leave in? And will the Legislature override his vetoes?
- June 25, 2019
Where's the best place in Alaska to fight over PFDs? Why is it so hard to find polar bears? And why is Satan in the news?
- June 18, 2019
Why is the governor sending lawmakers back to middle school? What's the matter with the ocean? And what the heck is "the sweep?"
- June 11, 2019
Why are starfish dying? Why is Wrangell drying? And are Alaska's Congress members trying (to read the Mueller report)?
- June 4, 2019
Did the Legislature solve Alaska's criminal justice woes? Can Bill Barr do it instead? And holy moly is it really June already? (Open to find out!)
- May 28, 2019
Will the Legislature hit the road (literally)? Does anyone in Alaska have a plan for climate change? And what's up with whales these days?
- May 21, 2019
Will we get PFD checks? Will we get ferries? Will we get beer at the bowling alley? At least you're getting this newsletter.
- May 14, 2019
Will Alaska fund itself this week? What would Alaska's founders say about it? And which Alaska city is in the middle of the state’s newest oil boom?