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Kenai Peninsula Borough hires former federal coordinator as oil and gas adviser

...decade, including as an associate director to the Alaska Governor's Office in Washington and as an aide to the Alaska State House Finance Committee Co-Chairman, according to his bio. Persily said the borough has a significant...
Olson defeats Thornton in District 30 race

Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna has been re-elected for a sixth term in the Alaska State House. Representing District 30, Olson received 3,869 votes, winning 74 percent in six out of six reporting precincts on Tuesday's...
Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Candidate: Navarre

...weeks before decided that wasn't what he wanted to do, so he returned to the Kenai. In 1984, he ran for the Alaska State House of Representatives. "(I) decided I would take a shot at it really with the idea, I think at the time, I thought...
House Fisheries Committee hears from fish board nominees

...another term.Chris Garcia, also participating from Kenai, said he also wanted to see new blood on the board.That Alaska State House and Senate are scheduled to meet in a joint session to confirm the appointments April 17.The committee sent the...
Alaska lawmakers approve $500K furniture budget

ANCHORAGE (AP) - An Alaska state House-Senate committee has approved a $500,000 budget for new furniture at the Anchorage Legislative Information Office that is...
Residents deserve more from lawmakers

Recently, the Alaska State House Finance Committee held public testimony on one of its house bills. The Chair was Representative Alan Austerman. The exact bill...
AIA Fire consider making Chugiak their new home

...lot of things are looking good," said Stoltze, who represents Chugiak and part of the Mat-Su valleys in the Alaska State House.Rep. Stoltze was speaking of the very real possibility that the Athletes in Action Fire, a roaming team normally...
Fourth celebration brings interesting discussion

...elected representatives or the global corporations? I know the answer at the federal level. What is the answer at the state level? Isn't it time we do it ourselves? Ray Southwell, RN Nikiski Candidate for Alaska State House District 34
Don?t be alarmed by mine

...large-mine permitting process and also provide the foundation for future lawsuits. As a former Speaker of the Alaska State House of Representatives, I have been involved extensively in many public policy issues throughout the years from ANWR...
Personal use fishery proposal spawned out: City of Kenai puts decision on ice

...Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, quoting a saying by one-time Alaska politician Stephen McAlpine. And the threat of Alaska state House bill 266 prioritizing personal use fisheries above all others has spurred the Kenai City Council to action -- but...


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