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Report lays out buyout costs

Gov. Bill Walker's proposal to increase the state's share in the Alaska LNG Project could put Alaska on the hook for more than $14 billion...
Health care providers sue Xerox over Medicaid system fix the problems. The company responded and all major problems were corrected by March 2015, according to Gov. Bill Walker's office.Reach Elizabeth Earl at
State needs a governor and and legislators who work together

Gov. Bill Walker was in Soldotna iWednesday addressing a joint meeting of the Kenai and Soldotna Chambers of Commerce. His remarks touched on the...
Local law enforcement talks big picture with national public safety broadband plan

...have exclusive use of that data to communicate.The next step will be the formation of a plan to be submitted to Gov. Bill Walker, who will have 90 days to opt in or out, Tucker said."Either way, it's going to be built, it's just a matter...
Construction, property tax proposal offered for gas project

...players BP, ConocoPhillips and ExxonMobil Corp.; the Alaska Gasline Development Corp. and TransCanada Corp.Gov. Bill Walker has called a special session for late October to consider buying-out Trans-Canada's position, as well as a reserve...
What others say: Alaska should open its doors to refugees

...responsible for assigning refugees to various cities and states for resettlement, there's nothing stopping Alaska Gov. Bill Walker from requesting more be sent here. Such a request would send a clear message that Alaskans want to do their part to...
Groups seek to end Arctic Ocean drilling

...hope that within a decade or so Arctic offshore oil could help replenish the trans-Alaska pipeline. Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, a Republican-turned-independent, said the state must find ways to address Alaska's multi-billion dollar budget...
Governor: It's time for Alaska to drive its destiny

...consequences if they are not, we will be successful-but only if we have the political will and courage to do so.Bill Walker issued a proclamation for special session to begin Oct. 24
Gas pipeline is focus of Alaska special session

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Bill Walker on Thursday called lawmakers into special session to kick-start stalled consideration of the Alaska natural gas pipeline project...
Kenai Senior Center receives salmon donation

...donated salmon to victims of the Willow Wildfire, and the city of Kenai, which used it to feed guests at Governor Bill Walker's February inaugural ball in Kenai. The Kenai Senior Center's first salmon donation was delivered by Thomson...


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