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Seaton seeks re-election

Editor's note: This is the second in a series of stories looking at area candidates for the Alaska Legislature. Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, who was first elected in 2002, said many pieces of legislation take years to get through, so...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-31/seaton-seeks-re-election
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Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O

Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series of stories looking at area candidates for the Alaska Legislature. The battle for Senate District O will be fought by two men with very different visions for the future of Alaska and the district...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-07/micciche-treider-face-off-for-senate
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Atwater accepts new position

...Alaska schools with the UA Schools of Education, the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development and the Alaska Legislature "to better prepare our students to become teachers and to have post secondary success," Atwater said."I think...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-05/atwater-accepts-new-position
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Two Nikiski candidates running for District 29

Editor's note: This is the third in a series of stories looking at area candidates for the Alaska Legislature. Political newcomer Rocky Knudsen, a Democrat from Nikiski, is running against House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-03/two-nikiski-candidates-to-choose-fro
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Thornton challenges Olson for District 30

Editor's note: This is the first in a series of stories looking at area candidates for the Alaska Legislature. One brings experience and the other offers a fresh perspective. Incumbent Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna, and Shauna Thornton...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-28/thornton-challenges-olson-for-distri
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Waiting game

...Board of Education passed a fiscal year 2015 budget, as required, knowing changes would likely be coming from the Alaska Legislature. With the state-level changes in House Bill 278 approved, the board is now waiting to see if changes will be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-02/waiting-game
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Schoolhouse rent

...he figured the district can charge the charters $754,000 for in-kind services. House Bill 278 passed by the Alaska Legislature calls for charters to receive a portion of the additional allowable funding. That funding comes from the Kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-03/schoolhouse-rent
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Assembly to vote on vote-by-mail elections

...in Homer and the nearest city clerk's office.The borough is able to consider by-mail elections because the Alaska Legislature passed Senate Bill 213 this year, which eliminates the need for election boards for each precinct. Requiring an...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-16/assembly-to-vote-on-vote-by-mail-ele
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Corps of Engineers gains flexibility for Alaska projects

...be able to partner with a private group for Arctic port development.In the recently wrapped-up session, the Alaska Legislature increased the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority's reach to cover Arctic infrastructure development...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-25/corps-of-engineers-gains-flexibility
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What others say: Legislature did a B+ job

No session of the Alaska Legislature is perfect.This one came as close as any in years.While we don't agree with every bill that came out of the Capitol this...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-05-06/what-others-say-legislature-did-a
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