By Pat Forgey
Young Alaskans gathered in Juneau last week to debate the state’s future and try to solve some of the problems it is facing, just like another generation of Alaska leaders did more than 50 years ago at the state’s Constitutional Convention in Anchorage.
Katie Hurley, who got to watch both gatherings up close, was impressed with what she saw over several days in Juneau.
“I’m so excited about it because it’s our future — that’s a very good group of young people,” she said.
Hurley, a Juneau native who now lives in Wasilla, was... http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-01-08/young-alaskans-confer-weighty-issues