Category: On The Street

Nook on the Street, Dec. 5

Net neutrality is the principle that Internet Service Providers should allow customers access to all services on all sites no matter the site or internet application, without additional costs. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit...

Nook On The Street, Nov. 14

On Nov. 2, during their last day of work, a Twitter employee deleted President Donald Trump’s personal Twitter account. The account has since been restored. This week we asked students: What do you think...

Nook on the Street, Nov. 7, 2017

On Friday, the Trump administration released a report stating that human activity is a dominant cause of climate change. This report follows President Trump’s June announcement that the United States was withdrawing from the...

Nook on the Street, Oct. 20

On Oct. 5, a story broke in The New York Times about media mogul Harvey Weinstein’s reported sexual harassment spanning decades. This investigation is still rolling, with more accusers stepping forward. This week we...

Nook on the Street: Oct. 10, 2017

Last week on Sunday, Oct. 1, there was a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. This week we asked students, “How would you like to see societal leaders respond to this situation?” Daniel Jones,...

Nook on the street, Sept. 26, 2017

Nook on the street, Sept. 26, 2017

On Tuesday, Oct. 3, Fairbanks is holding local elections. On this year’s ballot there is a proposition to ratify a petition requesting that marijuana establishments be prohibited in Fairbanks. This week we asked students,...

Sun Star Picks, Sept. 19-25

Sun Star Picks, Sept. 19-25

Tuesday, September 19 Adam West, the bold Batman of the 1960s, may have died earlier this year, but today was his birthday. If you’ve been a long time Batman fan like me, maybe take...

Nook on the street, Sept. 17, 2017

Nook on the street, Sept. 17, 2017

The Trump administration has proposed budget cuts for 2018 that will affect funding to HUD. HUD is the Housing and Urban Development program; among some of it’s roles is to provide assistance to people...