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Halliburton to cut 9,000 jobs in wake of oil's drop

...AP) - Halliburton Co. has cut 9,000 jobs - more than 10...executives disclosed the job cuts Monday on a conference call...said last week that it would cut 11,000 jobs on top of 9,000 planned job cuts that it announced in January...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-20/halliburton-to-cut-9000-jobs-in-wake
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Legislature headed for overtime

...proposed. But the Senate cut $47.5 million in education...with the level of Senate cuts.House Speaker Mike Chenault...capital budget would further cut $52 million in one-time...the budget and trying to cut spending amid a crash...focus has been on spending cuts and reducing the size...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-19/legislature-headed-for-overtime
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Budget woes highlight the need for a long-term plan

...deficit in the billions of dollars.The cuts proposed by lawmakers to the operating...school. Mix in a couple of years with cuts to key programs, and there's a high...of government, and you will find that cuts can be more costly in the long run than...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-18/budget-woes-highlight-the-need-fo
Opinion
What others say: Focus on cuts has avoided other half of the equation

...the Legislature has cut what the state can afford...some argue the body has cut beyond that point. Further cuts would not only recoup...What can be done with cuts has been done - as former...said, "You can't cut your way to prosperity...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-14/what-others-say-focus-on-cuts-has
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Voices of the Peninsula: Shedding some light on educators' pay

...recently? A freeze is in all reality a cut. The school district never suggests telling...functioning school. We hear people saying cut the fat. Please come and help us find the...seeing the District increase its reserves and cut their funding to the district, so the District...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-16/voices-of-the-peninsula-shedding-
Opinion
Soccer season preview: Hot start to the season

...Skyview boys and girls squads missed the cut for the 2014 NLC tournament.In their place...return a year after narrowly missing the cut to state in 2014. The Kards lost an overtime...in a transition year.Nikiski made the cut to the NLC tournament last year, but was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-04-18/soccer-season-preview-hot-start-to
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Walker vetos bill to limit Alaska LNG competition

...end of session looms.Contentious issues, including proposed cuts to education and ferry system funding, remained as House and...The group Great Alaska Schools - which has opposed proposed cuts to school funding - held a small rally on the steps of the Capitol...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-17/walker-vetos-bill-to-limit-alaska-ln
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District graduation rates above national average

...is why engaging them is such a focus, he said. With looming cuts to education funding from the state, the technical and interventionist...student's success, he said. "Without a doubt in my mind budget cuts will have a negative impact on graduation rates," O'Brien...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-15/graduation-rates-above-average
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LowCountry Boil is alson known as Frogmore Stew

...pounds small- to medium-size new red potatoes, halved2 pounds hot smoked sausage links, cut into 2-inch pieces12 ears freshly shucked corn, cut into thirds4 pounds fresh shrimp, unpeeledCocktail sauce (for the shrimp)Melted butter...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-04-14/lowcountry-boil-i
Food
State budget still under discussion

...as virtually impossible for the state to cut its way out of this predicament, the focus...July 1. The would be on top of proposed cuts to the state education department and the...expansion and have opposed school funding cuts - to meet that threshold. Walker, who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/becky-bohrer/2015-04-12
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