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River Ranch in Funny River considered for upgrades

...request to fund a planning process and the legislature allocated $35,000 toward the effort. "We formed a planning team with DNR and Fish and Game staff and will be starting the planning process this month," Blackwell said. Staff will hold two planning...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-15/hansen-homeastead-in-funny-river-con
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K-Beach flooding area sees slow progress

...guard against." Navarre said the borough does not have the authority to construct a large-scale drainage system and has asked DNR to get involved, but a change in administration has slowed down the process. Vass said he attended the last task force meeting...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-25/k-beach-flooding-area-sees-slow-prog
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Fishermen should have priority with DNR

...Under former Commissioner Dan Sullivan, DNR worked hard to help PacRim develop Chuitna...for $1 million. As the court found, DNR has a statutory responsibility to process...conditions of permits they already had. DNR and Dan Sullivan produced fancy presentations...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-11-07/fishermen-should-have-pri
Letters
Walker names DNR, Revenue commissioners

JUNEAU - Just over a week before he is sworn in, Gov.-elect Bill Walker announced his first Cabinet picks - Mark Myers as Natural Resources commissioner and Randall Hoffbeck as Revenue commissioner.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-22/walker-names-dnr-revenue-commissione
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Alaskans need to protect their rights

...Struck "conserve, enhance and future generations" from DNR mission statement. ? Refused Medicaid expansion. Some major policies...sharing of confidential information and any agreements to which DNR and the Department of Revenue are a party." Citizen power is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-02/alaskans-need-to-protect-
Letters
Alaska, B.C. cooperate quietly on transboundary issues

...which also pays for the resources dedicated to the process. A DNR official is devoted to the project as a coordinator between the...any concerns as the environmental assessment plays out. The DNR coordinator then acts as a liaison to consolidate formal comments...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-19/alaska-bc-cooperate-quietly-on-trans
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Now is a good time for avalanche education

...to use them.Online resources provide a good place to start. The Alaska Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation webpage at dnr.alaska.gov/parks/safety has avalanche safety tips. The Alaska Avalanche Information Center webpage at www.alaskasnow...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-06/now-is-a-good-time-for-avalanche-
Opinion
Voices of the Peninsula: Elected leaders must look out for Alaskans' interests

...worst nightmare if not responsibly vetted, regulated, and managed by our State government - through agencies such as DEC, DNR, and ADFG - the very agencies compromised by this Sportfishing Syndicate.During this election season, I encourage all Alaskans...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-28/voices-of-the-peninsula-elected-l
Opinion
Letters to the editor

...while Sullivan's "I support the process" response got boos. Sullivan has growing laundry list of anti-salmon behavior. As DNR Commissioner he also granted Pebble permit after permit, pushed House Bill 77, and was a key player in the lawsuit against...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-01/letters-to-the-editor
Opinion
Sullivan's leadership in DNR came at expense of Alaskans

...intensive development. He also led the charge on HB 77, and the controversial provision allowing DNR to ignore every other fish habitat law on the books so DNR could issue sweeping general permits for a variety of activities that would impact salmon streams...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-13/sullivans-leadership-in-d
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