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Board of Fisheries nominee withdraws name

...confirmation hearing that he would focus on biology as a board member.Gov. Bill Walker appointed Maw in January after former board chair Karl Johnstone resigned when he was told he wouldn't be asked to serve another term.Maw had been expected to serve...
Board of Fisheries nominee withdraws name

...return a call to The Associated Press seeking confirmation. Gov. Bill Walker appointed Maw in January after former board chair Karl Johnstone resigned. Maw had been expected to serve on the board as an interim member at a meeting in Sitka that...
Wolf wants to give voters a choice

...currently serves as a board member of Friends of Athletes with Disabilities and the Friendship Mission homeless shelter and board chair and project coordinator for Youth Restoration Corps, an organization he co-founded with his wife.Wolf and his wife...
Demo of vacant portion of Nikiski Rec. Center under reconsideration the section of the building that houses the recreation center. North Peninsula Recreation Service Area Board Chair Patti Floyd said the board, in considering its options with the unused portion of the building, thought the demolition...
Voices of the Peninsula: Alaskans deserve the best when taking on the best

...getting a tremendous deal having his insight and acumen in our meetings, as voiced in the Rules Committee hearing by AGDC Board Chair John Burns, and AGDC President Dan Fauske.Our state faces critical issues: declining revenues, declining oil production...
Kenai late run plan debated

...consider when it goes back on the record this morning, and the board could also introduce an entirely different proposal. Board chair Karl Johnstone encouraged the public to talk to board members and submit their own comments and drafts when the meeting...
State says proposed setnet initiative won't be on ballot

...the purpose of the prohibition on initiative by appropriation." In a statement responding to the decision, AFCA's Board Chair Bill McKay disagreed with the legal interpretation of the initiative. "I am extremely disappointed in this decision...
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...body that managed both fish and game; in 1975, it was split into separate boards, each with seven members. Former board chair Nick Szabo served when the two bodies were separated, from 1974 to 1982. Szabo said the board has the most open process...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
No changes to Cook Inlet cod fishery

...that could have allowed cod retention by certain members of the sablefish longline fleet for part of the season.Board chair Karl Johnstone said he thought doing so would create management challenges, and that the benefits didn't make up...
Soldotna amends, adopts capital improvements plan

...previously one, so there is space for more books, City Manager Mark Dixson said. Jane Fuerstenau, library advisory board chair, said when the board went through the collection last spring it discovered many books were obsolete or damaged...


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