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...opportunities. We want to see that effort continue, but it is imperative to have a fish board that is willing to listen to grassroots solutions, and not impose the agendas of individual members or the few organizations that have been granted access.As we...

...arrested on Dec. 1 - has been the longest yet for any women who defied the driving ban. They were vocal supporters of a grassroots campaign launched last year to oppose the ban, and have a significant online following with a total 355,000 followers on...
Debate over Prop. 2 enters final days

...initiative is too vague and has gaping holes, which has made it difficult to enforce. Woolston said the "No on 2" campaign is a grassroots organization that started after Marijuana Policy Project, based out of Washington D.C., targeted Alaska to advance its...
Refuge Notebook: Kenai Refuge celebrates Wilderness on Earth Day

...1970 and was the product of local grassroots action to increase environmental awareness...Nelson's decision to leave Earth Day to the grassroots exceeded all expectations. Nelson and...because of the spontaneous response at the grassroots level. We had neither the time nor...
Refuge Notebook: Celebrating 50 years of Wilderness

...wilderness areas by Congress has almost always depended upon strong grassroots advocacy on the part of citizens. This certainly was the Wilderness Act. As in so many other cases, local grassroots advocacy played a pivotal role. The Kenai Conservation Society...
Romney, Cruz to rally support for Sullivan

...with his vision of less government, more freedom. We are excited to spend the closing days of the race building on that grassroots support with two strong conservative leaders, Senator Ted Cruz and Governor Mitt Romney."U.S. Sen. Mark Begich's...
Campaigning in Alaska has a distinct feel Juneau last week, Sullivan told a crowd of about 100 supporters, "In terms of Republicans, we are the ones with the grassroots, with the volunteers, with the offices open in Fairbanks, in Wasilla, in Kenai."Rebecca Kasten, a retired elementary...
Walker, Mallott merge campaigns

...choice," Parnell wrote.Democratic Party spokesman Zack Fields said the merger has critics, but it follows overwhelming grassroots support that has been developing far longer than the candidates have talked about it."Sean Parnell continues to engage...
Girdwood group pushes for improved highways

A grassroots effort to improve the highways connecting Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula idled forward Tuesday in the state's largest city...
Man bicycles 2,000 miles raising money for cancer

...months and more than 2,000 miles to go to get from Gold Canyon, Ariz., to Kenai in the hopes of raising money for his grassroots charity "Crank 4 a Cure" which donated proceeds to Livestrong, the Lance Armstrong Foundation. "It took about three weeks...


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