Refine Search

Delays at Alaska VA facilities are shorter than US average

...attention last year after U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski expressed concerns with staffing there and asked the VA's inspector general to look into the quality of care provided.The clinic currently has a fulltime nurse practitioner there, and partners...
Ex-acting adjutant general to retire from National Guard

...powers because it's a criminal investigation. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, has written to the inspectors general for the U.S. Defense Department and Army, as well as to the National Guard Bureau, asking that they cooperate...
What others say: Need for icebreakers keeps getting cold shoulder

...unable to accomplish its Arctic missions," says a 2011 report by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's inspector general. The U.S. is the least-prepared of all Arctic nations despite having so much to gain and lose in terms of resources...

...with the media. Three other inmates escaped with the gunmen, according to the officer.Grace Kaindi, a deputy inspector general of police, told reporters Sunday that preliminary investigations pointed to the separatist group Mombasa Republican...
Alaska VA has difficult recruiting, staffer says

...also has met with veterans, has expressed concern with staffing at the VA clinic in Wasilla and asked the VA's inspector general to look into the quality of care provided there. She was unavailable for comment Thursday, but her spokesman...
Drone access to US skies faces significant hurdles prevent lost links with ground control stations, Matthew Hampton, the Transportation Department's assistant inspector general for aviation, said in a report.The FAA also hasn't set standards for certifying the safety of drone designs...

...claim a total of $4.2 billion in payments under the child tax credit, according to a 2011 report by the Treasury inspector general for tax administration."The last thing we need is to continue to encourage folks from Central America to make...
Parnell says serving was honor

...concrete examples of how the command structure was failing. The bureau's findings - which sharply contrasted with an inspector general investigation requested by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski - led to the ouster of adjutant general Thomas Katkus in...
Pebble sues EPA over attempt to veto mine

...mine plan or applied for wetlands permits. The EPA Inspector General's office notified the agency May 2 that it would...usually takes about a year, will continue during the Inspector General's review. Early May 22, Trout Unlimited responded...
Watchdog reviews EPA handling of Alaska mine study

...a spokeswoman for the EPA inspector general's office, said Tuesday...among those who requested the inspector general investigate the EPA's preparation...statement that it will work with the inspector general's office to provide information...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback