Denali tough times

Alaska’s big mountain has been angry this year.   Snow, cold, wind and rain have hammered 20,310-foot Mount Denali, and climbers hoping to stand atop the highest point on the North American […]

Media faith fading

American journalism is a business in crisis.   In Alaska, the state’s largest newspaper and by far largest news organization is teetering on the edge of financial disaster with losses reportedly running […]

Killer Tweets

Commentary With the national media and President Donald J. Trump engaged in World Twitter War I (WTW I), with the Alaska media being led around by media releases, and with social media […]

More ADN trouble

Just when you think things can’t get much worse for Alaska’s largest newspaper in these tough times for the news business, things get worse.   Rumors circulating around Anchorage that the Alaska Dispatch […]

Iditarod hit again

California animal-rights activists are claiming credit for inflicting another financial blow on the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – says State Farm Insurance […]