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Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...local economy. If the initiative is successful, it paves the way for fishing regulations to be decided at the ballot box and bypasses the Board of Fisheries' process and purpose for existence. It is a dangerous precedent to set and while we believe that evolving...
Reeling it in: '300: Rise of an Empire'

...going from prequel, to the parallel tale of a massive naval battle between Themistokles and Artemesia. Eventually, the film bypasses the events of "300," becoming a true sequel, surprisingly wrapping up the story in under two hours. Stylistically...
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Bypass mail bill could violate U.S. Constitution for the U.S. Postal Service's bypass mail system? The answer from the Congressional...Service for its costs in providing Alaska bypass mail service ... ," according to the...state government to pay the bill? The bypass system allows businesses to ship 1,000-pound...
Feds suggest using permanent fund to pay for bypass mail

...should not be funding the $70 million bypass mail program, which subsidizes shipping...efficiently. The program is typically called "bypass mail," due to its linkage to the Postal...mail" in his report. Continuing the bypass mail subsidy for rural Alaska may even...
Work moving forward on Cooper Landing bypass

The Cooper Landing bypass idea is still alive. The Alaska Department of Transportation is pushing forward on the decades-old idea of rerouting traffic...

...Hualapai responded by shuttling in tourists and asking the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs to approve a temporary road that would bypass Turner's property.Turner eventually reached an agreement with the federal government over the road.Some 700,000 people...
Stevens, Young looking toward for rural mail changes

...backbone of the system is ''bypass mail.'' That's when shipments...Generally, the system ''bypasses'' post offices, although...Alaska Airlines should get any bypass mail because they're the...Lynden Air Cargo. Currently, bypass mail is evenly distributed...
Group forms to address peninsula's sustainability cities and towns around the state interested in creating sustainable communities. "It's a political movement, but it bypasses politics and goes right to the people," she said. "Because it goes to the people it's unpredictable." Veh plans to...
Murkowski talks budget, energy protect those characteristics."There are still back door efforts to create more wilderness and to do so in a way that bypasses Congress," she said referring to the policy. "That is not allowable by law, and yet the Secretary of the Interior tried...
Time to get Sterling Highway fixed

...the death trap it is? I don't know how much of our tax dollars have been spent in study after study of alternate routes, bypasses, etc., but it's substantial and those scenerios are just not going to happen in the near future, if ever. In 1973 it...


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