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    Joel Davidson

    Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 20 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.
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    Quinn-Davidson makes gushing tribute video about herself in final hours as acting mayor of Anchorage

    In her final hours as acting mayor of Anchorage, Austin Quinn-Davidson spent money, time and city resources to produce a gushing video that depicts...

    Bronson sworn in, says he’s ‘hard charged to revitalize Anchorage’ with an ‘open mind’

    Joined by his wife, children, parents, siblings, extended relatives and a packed crowd at the Marriott Anchorage, Dave Bronson was sworn in as the...

    Wasilla to celebrate popular 4th of July parade, after cancelling 2020 event

    The immensely popular and well attended Fourth of July parade will be back in Wasilla. Last year, local Mat-Su residents organized their own Independence Day...

    The party before the storm

    On July 1, thousands of Anchorage residents are expected to celebrate the inauguration of Dave Bronson as the new mayor of Anchorage. It is...

    Ways to celebrate Bronson’s July 1 inauguration as Anchorage mayor

    Dave Bronson will officially be sworn in as mayor of Anchorage at 8 a.m. on July 1 as required by city code. The ceremony will...

    Alaska’s Bikers for Trump endorse Tshibaka for U.S. Senate

    The Alaska group – Bikers for Trump – issued its endorsement for Kelly Tshibaka in her effort to unseat U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski in...

    Bronson appoints strong conservative leaders to take Anchorage in a new direction

    On cusp of being sworn in as the next mayor of Anchorage on July 1, Dave Bronson released a list of key administrative appointments...

    Alaska Native Heritage Center receives lavish donation from liberal billionaire activist

    A month before hosting a highly controversial drag queen show for children, the Alaska Native Heritage Center discovered they were the recipients of a...

    Juneau pro-police group struggling to put together float for July 4th parade

    A group of Juneau residents who support law enforcement are having a difficult time organizing area residents to participate in the city’s July 4th...

    Despite protest, sexualized drag queens dance for kids at Alaska Native Heritage Center

    A bearded drag queen, with fake breasts, red wig, heavy dark eyeliner and a tight-fitting dress pranced on the stage as toddlers and youth...

    Study ranks Alaska as 2nd most patriotic state in America

    A newly released study found Alaska to be the second most patriotic state in the union. Conducted by WalletHub.com, the study looks at how...

    Alaska Natives to protest Drag Queen story hour at AK Native Heritage Center

    A protest is planned for Saturday, June 26, outside the Alaska Native Heritage Center near Anchorage, which is hosting a drag queen event for...

    Juneau wants to track unvaccinated residents through weekly COVID tests

    Despite the fact that roughly 70% of Juneau residents have submitted to the experimental COVID shot, and area transmission rates are infinitesimally low, the...

    These Alaskan teachers pledged to violate any laws that ban Critical Race Theory in schools

    More than 20 states are now working on legislation to ban the teaching of critical race theory to public school students. While such measures...

    Conservative firebrand Lt. Colonel Allen West to speak in Anchorage & Fairbanks next month

    A rising conservative star in the Republican Party, Lt. Colonel (Ret) Allen West will be in Alaska on July 8-9 to deliver two presentations...

    Acting mayor gets wish: Anchorage Assembly gives $8.8M to 5 groups for COVID ‘related’ services

    Acting Mayor Austin Quinn-Davidson got her on June 22 when the Anchorage Assembly approved her request to award nearly $8.8 million in federal grants...

    Alaska university claims admission tests are racist, won’t use them in 2021

    Alaska Pacific University (APU) has joined a small but growing number of schools that no longer consider standardized SAT and ACT test scores when...

    Sullivan decries Biden’s nomination of ‘violent eco-terrorist’ to run Bureau of Land Management

    Sen. Dan Sullivan gave an impassioned speech, June 20, on the Senate floor against what he called a “violent eco terrorist” who President Joe...

    State gathers data on Alaskans’ sexual orientation, vaccine status, tobacco views and more

    The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services has commissioned a survey seeking to find out the sexual orientation, vaccine status and opinions of...

    Alaska Native Heritage Center to host drag queens for young children

    Established 22 years ago by the Alaska Federation of Natives with the core mission to preserve and strengthen the “traditions, languages, and art of...

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