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An Outdoor View: Trouble with gill-netters

...another gill net-related event was Governor Walker's appointment of Roland Maw...set-netter advocate, was appointed by Governor Sarah Palin in 2009. However, most...certain to be a negative influence.Governor Walker, as well as the Legislators who...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-29/an-outdoor-view-trouble-with-gil
Outdoors
Hanley: Education will have to be protected at some level

...said he understands what Walker proposed and appreciates that he wants to protect education. But he said at some point, the governor, lawmakers and the department will have to decide they can't go lower on school funding."I think that that just becomes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-28/hanley-education-will-have-to-be-pro
News
Revenue officials explain tax credit issue flagged by Walker

...leave the impression that the problem was with the North Slope's big three companies.Walker's spokeswoman has said the governor was sharing facts with Alaskans as he and the administration were learning them and that the piece was not a precursor to any...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-26/revenue-officials-explain-tax-credit
News
Governor appoints Cotten to Fish and Game position

...director of the department, was the only name forwarded to the governor for selection after a joint Board of Fisheries and Board of...Corrections Commissioner, according to a news release from the Governor's office. All three appointments will have to be confirmed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-20/governor-appoints-cotten-to-fish-and
News
Obama proposes wilderness designation for ANWR

...Republican congressional delegation, along with Alaska's new governor, Bill Walker, sent out a joint news release Sunday morning...government wants to put on Alaska. He wants to reach out to other governors in hopes of banding together to fight the proposal, Walker...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/becky-bohrer-and-jim-kuhnhenn/2015-01-25
News
Walker calls on Alaskans to pull together

...building a gas line to tidewater.Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said lawmakers have heard that from other governors. But he said members of the Republican-led majority also want to see a gas line built and built as soon as possible.Some...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-21/walker-calls-on-alaskans-to-pull-tog
News
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...they would be counted as new governors.That would make Walker Alaska's 13th governor.But in the Hall of Governors - on the third floor of the...the first, second and fifth governor. Egan thinks governors should be counted by their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-03/how-do-you-count-alaskas-governors-i
News
Something to talk about

...signed off only on Sam Cotten, whom the governor appointed to the position on Tuesday...day's events took another twist when the governor appointed Roland Maw - the candidate...And if the past is any indication, the governor will have a battle on his hands when...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-22/something-to-talk-about
Opinion
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...boards were to forward a list of qualified candidates to the governor to select from for the position. The boards had five candidates...the Fish Board," wrote Chenault. "I'm just asking the governor to carefully review the Board's actions and think about how...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-20/bof-head-johnstone-resigns
News
What others say: Oil prices and spirit

...aren't handled well. Given the magnitude of potential deficits, the margins for error appear minimal.We hope that this governor and Legislature are up to the job, able to move past the acrimony and campaign hyperbole of the recent elections and show...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-21/what-others-say-oil-prices-and-sp
Opinion

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