Alaska

Can you say Tsimshian?

More than 40 youth from Metlakatla, Alaska will perform a native Tsimshian dance and cultural presentation at a free performance at Auburn Presbyterian Church on Sunday. All are we ...

Reader Input: Oil shipments may despoil our region

I have a comment or two regarding the front-page article in the Auburn Journal (“Region on track for more crude-oil rail traffic,” April 3). The article states that U ...

Layman returns after deployment overseas

Army Spec. Matthew E. Layman has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Operation Endur ...

Waterfowl season quickly approaching, nice weather and all

Despite summer-like daytime temperatures and with hardly a cloud in sight, many hunters are eagerly awaiting the opening bell for the state’s waterfowl season.It doesn’ ...

USA turning into Nazi Germany

Well, the last letter I wrote I said, “get rid of the jackass in Washington.” I hope it comes true in November. If it doesn’t, I guarantee you our country will be just like G ...

Palin makes perfect sense

I just finished listening to Sarah Palin on Fox News and had to write this letter. She is so right in all she said and I hope she will run for president. My father helped putting t ...

Off-shore oil wells needed

I was in Alaska in 1989 when the Valdez oil spill happened. The beaches and marine life were covered in oil. But I have yet to see the same from the gulf. Fact is that this amoun ...

Fingerprinting for ammo law tips off criminals

The fingerprinting for ammo law, does it include a provision for placing manned police cars at all ammunition stores in California? This law seems to only give the lawless one more ...