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Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Candidate: Navarre

...decided that wasn't what he wanted to do, so he returned to the Kenai. In 1984, he ran for the Alaska State House of Representatives. "(I) decided I would take a shot at it really with the idea, I think at the time, I thought I would...
Knudsen, Chenault ready for election day

...Knudsen knows he will likely not win his race against incumbent Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, for the State House of Representatives District 29 seat, but the Nikiski Democrat has an ulterior motive for running. "I'm basically running...
Countdown to election day for Olson, Thornton

...a Democrat from Kenai, and incumbent Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna, for the District 30 seat in the state House of Representatives. Since announcing her candidacy in August, Thornton has been knocking on doors. Most residents she talked...
Cleaning up the Kenai bad as I thought it was going to be," said Shauna Thornton, a candidate for Democratic candidate for State House of Representatives District 30 who organized the event along with Rocky Knudsen, a Democratic candidate in House District 29...
House candidates discuss issues and improving health care were topics that resonated with five candidates vying for three seats in the state House of Representative as they discussed their legislative goals during a forum Tuesday in Soldotna. The five candidates running...
Olson: We don't have to spend everything

...for another two-year term. The 62-year-old from Soldotna will be running for his fourth term in the State House of Representatives. Olson moved to Alaska with his wife, Barbara, in 1977. Like many young couples, they were childless...
Alaska's oil tax: Measuring risk and reward

...follow-up question is, just how much does Alaska need Big Oil? According to Gov. Sean Parnell and the state House of Representatives, it's enough that we're willing to rewrite the tax structure to change facets the industry says discourage...
Around the Peninsula

...cover healthcare issues The Kenai Legislative Information Office will listen in on a teleconference from the State House of Representatives on health care reform, rethinking insurance and changing the health care system at 10 a.m. Aug. 28...
Don?t be alarmed by mine

...permitting process and also provide the foundation for future lawsuits. As a former Speaker of the Alaska State House of Representatives, I have been involved extensively in many public policy issues throughout the years from ANWR to education...
Bad policy or good science?: Decline is one of few certainties for Cook Inlet belugas

...attracted to stream mouths and estuaries that include an area of mud flats. Critical concerns Last month the state House of Representatives passed a resolution opposing the critical habitat designation in Cook Inlet for beluga whales. The resolution...


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