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Local attorney who sent “sexually suggestive text messages” to Judge Kindred is wife of Anchorage Superior Court judge

Jeff Landfield   July 16, 2024

An investigation by the Landmine has found that the local attorney referenced in the lengthy Ninth...

The Sunday Minefield – July 7, 2024

Jeff Landfield   July 7, 2024

The August 20 primary election is just over six weeks away. I hope everyone enjoyed the long Fourth of July holiday weekend! I was…

Brad Keithley’s Chart of the Week: This is why and how the Permanent Fund is going to be drained

Brad Keithley   July 5, 2024

Viewed from the proverbial “30,000-foot level,” Alaska’s budget history over the last twelve years has been a succession of efforts to…

U.S. District Court Judge Josh Kindred’s resignation raises some serious questions

Jeff Landfield   July 5, 2024

Yesterday, I received a tip that U.S. District Court for Alaska Judge Josh Kindred was resigning. I was able to confirm that he had...

Mayor LaFrance allowed radical leftist agitators to ruin her inauguration, and then let them insult her

Jeff Landfield   July 2, 2024

Yesterday, newly-elected Anchorage Mayor Suzanne LaFrance held her inauguration at Town Square Park. Hundreds of people, including numerous elected...

U.S. Supreme Court ruling clears hurdles for cities to police public camping, if they choose

Lee Baxter   July 1, 2024

On June 28, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its highly anticipated decision in Grants Pass v. Johnson. The decision clarifies that criminal penalties...

The Sunday Minefield – June 30, 2024

Jeff Landfield   June 30, 2024

I can’t believe June is already over! Governor Mike Dunleavy (R – Alaska) announced his vetoes and unceremoniously signed the operating and capital budgets…

Brad Keithley’s Chart of the Week: What would the amount of the PFD have been if the Legislature hadn’t taxed it

Brad Keithley   June 28, 2024

Occasionally, we are asked if we know where to find what the amount of the Permanent Fund Dividend...

From the Editors: End government-mandated housing scarcity and approve HOME

Paxson Woelber and Jeff Landfield   June 24, 2024

Last week, Charles Wohlforth authored an op-ed criticizing the HOME (Housing Opportunities in the Municipality for Everyone) Initiative...

The Sunday Minefield – June 23, 2024

Jeff Landfield   June 23, 2024

The weather has been amazing all over the state! It was even great this weekend in Barrow, where I fortunate to attend a Nalukataq…

Brad Keithley’s Chart of the Week: Is the Permanent Fund’s downhill performance a trend, and if so, what should the Legislature do about it?

Brad Keithley   June 22, 2024

One of the things that became clear while...

Ask a Cat: Anchorage problems, neighbor chickens, and feeling adequate

Cat   June 17, 2024

Summer love gone wrong? Campsite conundrum? For the answers to all of your burning questions, e-mail askacat@alaskalandmine.com or send a message...

The Sunday Minefield – June 16, 2024

Jeff Landfield   June 16, 2024

The weather in Southcentral has been amazing this week! The August primary is just over two months away, and lots of political fundraisers are…

Feds send armed agents to raid Hillside home and arrest man accused of trying to sell snowmachines in Russia

Jeff Landfield   June 14, 2024

Around 6 am Tuesday morning, around 20 federal agents donning full tactical gear and assault rifles...

Brad Keithley’s Chart of the Week: Is the current Permanent Fund Board chaos costing Alaskans money

Brad Keithley   June 14, 2024

Alaskans who have paid even cursory attention to local news in the recent past will likely have noticed...

Shiny and Chrome: A review of George Miller’s “Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga”

Jacob Hersh   June 13, 2024

When the lights go out for the last time, the fabric of society starts to unravel faster and faster like an avalanche…
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