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Marijuana criminal bills put on hold for rewrite

JUNEAU - Bills that would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana have been put on hold while lawmakers wait for a new draft that better reflects the intent of voters. During a joint session of the House and Senate Judiciary committees Wednesday, Rep.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-28/marijuana-criminal-bills-put-on-hold
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Upping their groundfish game

...go through a customs process in South Korea before it gets passed along for sale. That can take from three days to a week, he said. Molly Dischner writes about state and federal fisheries. Contact her at mollydischner@yahoo.com.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-24/upping-their-groundfish-game
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Official shares ideas for marijuana regulations

JUNEAU - The head of the board currently in charge of writing regulations for the legalized use of recreational pot in Alaska said Tuesday that rules on edibles, advertising and extraction methods should be part of the conversation.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-27/official-shares-ideas-for-marijuana-
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Lawmakers grapple with marijuana bill

JUNEAU - Alaska lawmakers are grappling with how to decriminalize marijuana after voters in November approved a ballot initiative to legalize the substance.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-26/lawmakers-grapple-with-marijuana-bil
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Students learn wilderness first response skills

...and wet morning and Oregon State University student Alex Funk is hiking through the woods when he comes upon fellow student Molly Stiebber lying on the muddy forest floor after breaking her leg.But before Funk can rush to her rescue, instructor Ty Atwater...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-15/students-learn-wilderness-first-
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Three local businesses face liquor license protests over unpaid taxes

...than $41,000 in sales taxes due, according to a memo through borough Finance Director Craig Chapman.Hooligan's owner Molly Blakeley-Poland said she is working on a payment plan and declined to comment on any details.Little Ski-Mo Drive In and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-20/three-local-businesses-face-liquor-l
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Ethics panel looks at how other states collect fines

JUNEAU - A legislative committee that can fine Alaska lawmakers for ethics violations now wants a way to collect, but members couldn't agree on how to do that during a meeting Wednesday in Juneau.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-21/ethics-panel-looks-at-how-other-stat
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Lawmakers want bill to decriminalize marijuana fast tracked

JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska lawmakers hope to fast track a bill that would decriminalize marijuana, but legalization advocates disagree with the way legislators propose going about it.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-24/lawmakers-want-bill-to-decriminalize
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Gibson leads the way for area at Besh Cup

...Under-16 girls five-kilometer mass start classic race, Gibson finished fourth with a time of 18 minutes, 43.9 seconds, while Molly Gellert took the win at 17:34.4.Also in the race, Kenai's Riana Boonstra took 14th at 20:04.9.In the Under-16...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-01-18/gibson-leads-the-way-for-area-at-b
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Cheap thrills: backwoods sledding

...those who kept in control down the trail. I never managed that and tended to careen off the side into the powder.My friends Molly Rettig and Josh Kunz get credit for picking the slope. Josh has been scoping out possible hills for a week. The one he picked...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-15/cheap-thrills-backwoods-sledding
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