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Advisory board gives communities the chance to weigh in on Alaska LNG

...controversial move from the current property tax model to a payment in lieu of taxes, or PILT model. At least one member of the board, Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, said he has become more comfortable with the idea of a PILT as the...
What others say: Local hire and honest boards

...justified because the governor was out of line.Parnell's choice clearly violated state law, which requires that a member of the board be an Alaska resident - more specifically, a registered voter since before the last general election. Mandell is...
TAPS owners take series of setbacks in court

...will appeal that to the state review board.In what has become a sideshow, Gov. Sean Parnell recently fired one member of the board, Marty McGee, and appointed two retired oil and gas company managers to fill two of five seats on the board.One...

...I'll do it.'"She had been a professor of American studies at Wake Forest University since 1982. She was also a member of the board of trustees for Bennett College, a private school for black women in Greensboro. Angelou hosted a weekly satellite...
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Legislative rejection has long-term effects

...R-Chugiak, was the first to speak against Webster's re-confirmation. He said while he did not object to a member of the Board of Fish lightly, he had voted against Webster three years ago and had concerns that had been amplified since then...
What became of the Yukon kings? An in-river look

...was altered by amendment. Virgil Umphenour has been a commercial fish buyer and processor for 28 years. He was a member of the Board of Fisheries from 1994 to 2002. His analysis is simple: "Why the department almost always opposes those proposals...
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Al Adams, others elected to NANA board

...the NANA Regional Corp. Adams, a Kotzebue Democrat who is retiring from the Senate, was elected as an at-large member of the board. Other new board members are Joe Ballot of Selawik, William B. Sheldon Jr. of Noorvik, and Jeanette Paniyaq...
Oilers Corner

...organization continue its great tradition of success both on and off the field. Lohrke will continue to serve as a member of the board. The Oilers have signed Mark Teahen, a sophomore at St. Mary's College of California. The 6-foot-3 infielder...
School board prepares for budget process

...really enjoyed seeing those kids and how nervous they were and how concentrated they were," said Bill Hatch, a member of the board. On the back of the student's T-shirts were the words "together we soar," a theme that was represented throughout...
Former AFN president appointed to Permanent Fund board

...of the Alaska Humanities Forum and Commonwealth North, as a trustee for the First Alaskans Institute, and as a member of the board of advisors for the University of Alaska, Anchorage. The Permanent Fund is governed by a 6-member board. The...


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