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Judge invalidates part of school funding mechanism

...more than $220 million in additional funding statewide.Judge William Carey ruled...local contribution requirement for school funding. The State maintains that because the...education department spokeswoman said funding is up to the Alaska Legislature, which...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-24/judge-invalidates-part-of-school-fun
News
Advisory Board Q&A

...to be dealing with some impacts and so they can (maybe) make that in terms of payment in lieu of taxes that allows us some funding to take care of infrastructure needs while it's being constructed. The other thing to look at is those types of infrastructure...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-24/advisory-board-qa
News
Around Campus: Register for spring semester now

...ConocoPhillips, Shell, ExxonMobil and Apache. Paramedic program receives funding for simulator It was recently announced that KPC's EMT/Paramedic program will receive funding from the Denali Commission in the amount of $18,870 for the purchase...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-11-23/around-campus-register-
Schools
Around the District

...possible fraud attempt from "onestop.kpbsd.k12.ak.us" claiming to be http://onestop.kpbsd.k12.Alaskaus/.Funding for the Alaska Construction Academies comes from a grant from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-23
Schools
Tsalteshi association hopes for trail renovations, outhouse

...when the Rotary Club of Kenai said they would help with the outhouse project." Grants are the association's main source of funding, Holt said. Much of what work needs to be done on the trails wouldn't happen with the association's annual budget alone...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-20/tsalteshi-association-hopes-for-trai
News
Report on tribal youth and violence urges action

...American affairs office, additional federal funding and other measures to combat the problem...committee also said increased mandatory funding and coordination between tribal, federal...are crucial to reversing the trend. The funding process also should be streamlined and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-18/report-on-tribal-youth-and-violen
Opinion
Artist in residence moves students

...biggest barrier to putting an artist in local schools is finding funding, Wood said. The percussionist storyteller's trip was sponsored...through the Bunnell Street Arts Center in Homer, which received funding from Alaska Council on the Arts, he said. During the final...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-16-1
Schools
What others say: Legislature should do better at providing stable budget for UA

...soar, the Legislature adopts a tit-for-tat mentality in funding projects. Fairbanks gets a life sciences building, Anchorage...arbiters of what is necessary or possible with regard to UA funding. Discussions are already underway about the value of duplicating...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-16/what-others-say-legislature-shoul
Opinion
What others say: Need for icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...icebreaker Healy, launched in 1997, won't last forever. Now is the time for leaders in Washington to step up and provide funding so the U.S. can catch up in the Arctic. Our nation's fleet of icebreakers have been given the cold shoulder for too long...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-19/what-others-say-need-for-icebreak
Opinion
Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after election

...reaps the rewards.I am proud of fighting for Alaska's unique needs: protecting Bypass Mail; getting special permanent funding for Alaska ports, telecommunications and ferry service in Southeast; working with the delegation to save Essential Air Service...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-19/voice-of-alaska-time-to-continue-
Opinion

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