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Governor Parnell says recent wildfire has made the Peninsula a national model for cooperation 118 bills this session and most people have no idea why or what happened," he said. Of the 11 bills signed Rep. Kurt Olson was the most prolific with legislation that he shepherded through the lengthy process, "Some of these bills took four...
Taking care of the bills: 11 measures signed into law

...Alaskans to get those jobs first," he said. One of the bills Parnell signed, House Bill 141, was sponsored by Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna. It defines rates for workers compensation reimbursement when procedures are performed out of state by...
Kenai Peninsula legislators review session

...a joint chamber luncheon Tuesday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.Sen. Peter Micciche R-Soldotna, Reps. Kurt Olson R-Soldotna, and Paul Seaton, R-Homer, and Speaker of the House Mike Chenault, R-Nikiksi, shared an overview...
August primary ballot set

...Kenai resident Shauna Thornton has filed as a Democratic candidate for State Representative for District 30 against Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna. Thornton, who is on the Kenai Peninsula College council, said she is a big proponent of higher education...
Knopp, Olson vie for House seat another. District 29, currently represented by Kurt Olson, is no exception. Olson, who has served the district...their strategies for achieving those goals differ. Kurt Olson Olson moved to the Peninsula to start a family. He came...
Waisanen: Everybody should have a choice

...second run at District 33 against Republican incumbent, Kurt Olson. The 65-year-old grew up in Minnesota and has lived...No one else wanted to step up to the plate and take on Kurt Olson and I felt that I would do that so I could get some issues...
Kenai Peninsula leads fight against elodea

...Alaska Division of Agriculture quarantined the invasive aquatic plant from the state. The bill, sponsored by Reps. Kurt Olson, R-Kenai, Paul Seaton, R-Homer, and House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, called for prohibiting the import...
Locals get face time with representatives

...dozen people stopped by the meeting at the George A. Navarre Borough Administration Building in Soldotna where Reps. Kurt Olson, R-Kenai, and House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, heard public comment that focused on the fishing and energy...
House approves workers' comp changes

...paying medical fees of injured workers under the state program to one that is used in several other states.State Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna, sponsor of the bill, believes the new method will slow the fast-rising workers' compensation medical...
Kenai city council shows support for HB 141

...favor of three provisions made to the bill sponsored by the Legislature's Labor and Commerce Committee, lead by Rep. Kurt Olson R-Soldotna.The bill would require providers of workers compensation medical treatment to submit bills to employers...


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