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6 hrs ago | KIMO

Parnell holding virtual town hall

Gov. Sean Parnell is hosting an online town hall Wednesday. He is inviting people to send in questions on education and other "key" issues facing the state via Facebook and Twitter or by email, at AskAKGov@alaska.gov.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KTNA

Susitna-Watana clears one hurdle, but could face additional obstacles

Earlier this month, the Alaska Energy Authority reached a land access agreement with the Cook Inlet Regional Working Group regarding land access to conduct field studies.

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Anchorage Daily News

Bill will allow Outsiders on gas board

The Senate approved a bill allowing Outsiders to serve on the board overseeing the development of Alaska's gas line and backdated it to September to legalize the governor's appointment of a former Exxon official from Texas.

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Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Editorials

Administrators at the University of Alaska Fairbanks have a major challenge on their hands since learning that students in a medical assistant program at UAF's Career and Technical College were instructed to inject fellow students with a solution not authorized for use on humans or animals.

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Peninsula Clarion

Summer road construction nears

Several road construction projects on the Kenai Peninsula are planned for this summer, as are city road improvements in Soldotna and Kenai, while other projects are still a few years down the road.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Washington Examiner

Don't let politics ruin Alaska's energy future

Even if you have never beheld Mt. McKinley or worked along the expansive Alaskan pipeline, you can appreciate the natural beauty and natural resource benefits of the magnificent state of Alaska.

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The Washington Post

That time Dems voted against a minimum wage hike

What if they held a vote to increase the minimum wage and most of the Democrats voted no? That's what happened in Alaska on Sunday, where the vast majority of Democrats in the state House voted against a measure that would have given low-income workers one of the highest minimum wages in the entire country.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

KTNA

Alaska State Senate advances budget bill

On Friday, the Alaska State Senate approved its version of the state's capital budget.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

AGDC appointments bill moves forward

The House Rules Committee on April 8 advanced legislation that would allow out-of-state residents to serve on the board of directors of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. The committee introduced HB383 at the request of House Speaker Mike Chenault, who was a lead sponsor of a measure passed last year that set up the organization, power and ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Galloway joins ARECA Insurance Exchange as director of loss control

ARECA Insurance Exchange , an Alaska-based reciprocal insurance company, recently hired Phillip Galloway as its Director of Loss Control.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Ajoc Editorial: Democrats never let good news go to waste

The news from the North Slope continues to trend in a positive direction with the latest announcement that production is 13,600 barrels per day better than the Revenue Department forecast in December, and that the annual production decline for the current fiscal year is projected to be just 1.8 percent.

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Alaska Journal of Commerce

Fish Factor: Kodiak seiners get first shot at pollock; fish talk in Juneau

You heard right. Seiners have a chance to test the waters to determine if a directed pollock fishery makes sense for that type of gear in the Gulf of Alaska.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

House speaker pushes for minimum wage bill

Chenault, R-Nikiski, said most lawmakers he's spoken with support having the Legislature address the issue.

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Homer News

Senate Finance unveils $1.9 billion capital budget

The Senate Finance Committee unveiled a $1.9 billion capital budget Monday, which co-chair Kevin Meyer said was in keeping with the goal of a smaller state infrastructure budget.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Homer News

It's simple: More coal will harm our oceans

I live in a remote coastal village in Lower Cook Inlet, and my family and my community depend on the ocean for food.

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HeraldNet

List would ban people from buying alcohol

The state Senate Finance Committee has backed a $5 million proposal that includes establishing a list of people who would be banned from buying alcohol in Anchorage.

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Bradenton.com

State suspends grant for Anchorage tennis facility

The suspension follows questions raised by state Sen. Lesil McGuire, who is running for lieutenant governor against Sullivan in the Anchorage Republican primary, the Anchorage Daily News reported.

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Anchorage Daily News

Mike Dingma Our lawmakers play politics more than they craft policy

That's all I could think as I watched Gavel to Gavel - the caption said the House Rules Committee was discussing Sen. Kevin Meyer's bill, which would save the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault from sunsetting in June; however, I was listening to people testify about approving the appointment of Richard Rabinow to the Alaska Gasline ... (more)

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Lucianne.com

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Secretary of State John Kerry took exception Tuesday to an assertion by a Republican senator that the Obama administration's foreign policy is "spinning out of control," declaring that "that's just not true."

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Lucianne.com

What Does the National Oceanicand Atmospheric AdministrationNeed with 96 Armed Agents?

The proliferation of federal agencies with armed agents is one of the most worrisome aspects of the growth in government.

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