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To the editor: Some people have an aversion to needles, that is, getting “shots.” If that is you, read on. When I went to the Carlson Center to get my Moderna shot I was surprised that I did not even feel it happen. I asked the nurse what size needle they were using and she said a 25 gauge n…

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To the editor: The League of Women Voters of Alaska strongly supports the For the People Act, a bill that has recently passed the U.S. House (H.R.1) and is now in the Senate (S.1). The League supports this bill because it establishes safeguards for the voting public and makes our democracy s…

To the editor: Within the Anchorage school district alone, at least 45,000 students have been denied in-person education for a significant period of time during the COVID-19 pandemic. This has had a variety of negative outcomes for students, K-12, such as increased instances of child abuse a…

To the editor: I just wanted to welcome your new sportswriter, Hart Pisani, to Fairbanks. I truly enjoy his eloquent irreverence. I do not agree with everything he writes but that is the fun in having someone who causes you to think and justify your beliefs.

To the editor: Our country is now so politically divided that on any issue at any time, one group thinks the other is crazy. It seems quite strange to me that every person in our country wouldn’t want to: 1) help people who need help; 2) follow safety measures and protocols to stop the sprea…

To the editor: Steven Hjelm was tragically found dead last week, having been missing for over two months in Fairbanks. While sending airline freight at a local shipper, I mentioned the man’s death in a tragic tone to one of the employees. He also showed sympathy for this local tragedy but ad…

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