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Treadwell splits from campaign manager

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mead Treadwell has parted ways with his campaign manager. Spokesman Fred Brown says it "frees up a lot of room" for Treadwell to focus on other...
New group defends Treadwell in setnet ban initiative case

...If the initiative made it on to the ballot and passed, it would eliminate setnetters in Cook Inlet.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell denied the initiative petition in January based on a Department of Law opinion that found it was a prohibited appropriation...
Hearing set for suit over setnet ban initiative

...If the initiative made it on to the ballot and passed, it would eliminate setnetters in Cook Inlet. Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell struck down the initiative in January based on a Department of Law opinion that declared it was a prohibited appropriation...
Legislature misses initiative hearing timeline

...laws address legislative procedure, it is up to the Legislature to decide how to implement those laws.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell in December certified an initiative that would require legislative approval for a large-scale metallic sulfide mining...
Fisheries panel brings fishers from all user groups to the table

...a press conference in Anchorage Wednesday to announce an appeal on its initiative which was rejected by Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell in early January. While no AFCA members were in attendance at the fisheries panel, the group, its mission and the...
Proposed state marijuana initiative finds support in Kenai Peninsula

...of one ounce or less and no more than six marijuana plants, according to the proposed bill submitted to Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and the Alaska Department of Law.One of the co-sponsors of the initiative is Tim Hinterberger, a professor from...
Group behind setnet ban initiative files appeal

...Board of Fisheries and Board of Game removed a region's rural, subsistence, designation in the future. Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell announced Jan. 6 that the proposed ban on setnetting did not meet legal standards to appear on a ballot. Treadwell...
Senate candidates weigh in on minimum wage

...Begich and Republicans Joe Miller, Dan Sullivan and Mead Treadwell - agreed to participate. The first subject is on...resource development, not undermine it." -Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell: "As Senator, I would not support raising the federal...
State says proposed setnet initiative won't be on ballot

...was rejected Monday as a "prohibited appropriation" under the advice of Alaska's Department of Law. Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell announced Monday afternoon that the proposed initiative would not appear on the ballot. The Department of Law issued...
Alaska adopts new rules for abortion payments

...funding.Notice was sent to the state health department Tuesday that the regulations had been filed by Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell last week. The new rules, blasted by critics as unconstitutional and an unnecessary government intrusion, are scheduled...


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