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Here are some recent editions of The Signal
- October 8, 2019
How do you celebrate Fat Bear Tuesday? Where is everybody going? And is this clickbait? (Click to find out!)
- October 1, 2019
How much is the PFD this year? Is this year's PFD $1,606? The PFD is $1,606 this year. (Or is it?)
- September 24, 2019
Will cruise ship tourists take over Alaska? Why did Republicans reject a Republican's Republican? And what did Alaska kids say about climate change?
- September 17, 2019
Is the melting Arctic actually a good thing? Can the governor cut the budget director from the budget? And does Alaska have the best T-shirts?
- September 10, 2019
Why won't Alaska's ferries stop in Canada? What do Chinese tariffs have to do with Haines? And does anyone know Yanni? (Asking for a friend.)
- September 3, 2019
What does the BP-Hilcorp deal mean for Alaska? Does Trump want a Roadless Rule exemption in the Tongass? And is it just me, or is the ground shaking?
- August 27, 2019
What happens when you Google Wrangell? Why are Alaska's wildfires so bad this year? And why is a mining company building a church?
- August 20, 2019
Did they figure out the PFD stuff? What about the budget stuff? And what about all the other stuff?
- August 13, 2019
Will PFD checks arrive late this year? Did Alaska peonies arrive too soon? And is it a good idea to put a nuclear power plant on a boat?
- August 6, 2019
How did Alaska's ferry strike end? What did Joe Biden have to say about it? And how did Gordon Ramsay survive Alaska's Icy Panhandle?