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What others say: One step at a time on rare earth elements

...Development Mark MacDonald.Speaking of the State of Alaska, it is squarely in Ucore's corner at this point.The state Legislature earlier this year approved the potential for the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority to provide...
Voices of Alaska: Legalizing recreational marijuana not in Alaska's interest

...get on the ballot. This process circumvents the responsibility of legislators. Had the issue originated in our state legislature, it would have failed overwhelmingly. Because every legislator would have to vote on the issue. The referendum...
Mayor has shown resolve, accountability, integrity

...Alternately, Mike Navarre has been an integral member of our community for most of his life. His time in the State Legislature and as Borough Mayor has shown us his accountability, resolve and integrity when trusted with public office. Although...
Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Candidate: Bearup

...Representatives in 1984, but hit a snag when it came to residency requirments. Arizona requires candidates for state legislature to be state residents for three years and resident of the county they are seeking election from for at least one...

...Carolina, Alabama and Wisconsin still don't even have a partial ban, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. Federal law only covers moving animals from state to state, the conference said.The Mountain State won't...
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Thank you for voting - now, keep up the good work

...Hospital Service Area. The general election ballot includes races for U.S. Senate and House, governor, the state Legislature, as well as ballot measures to regulate marijuana, increase the minimum wage, and establish protections for Bristol...
5 things to know about Alaska's midterm election

...metallic sulfide mining operation in the Bristol Bay region, were supposed to have been on the primary ballot. But the state Legislature went into extended session in April. Statutory and constitutional provisions require that at least 120 days pass...
Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

...troopers from around the state have been brought in to help enforce fishery regulations, he said. This year the Alaska State Legislature added $175,000 to the troopers' budget to aid in the enforcement of the Cook Inlet fisheries. McConnell said...
What others say: No excuse for Alaska's 'Medicaid gap'

...more to foot the bill for their care, just doesn't make sense. We hope the governor - or, failing that, the state legislature - will reconsider and allow the expansion of Medicaid.- Fairbanks Daily News-Miner,June 22
Bulldog reporter Tkacz dies at 61

...Fellow journalist Gregg Erickson, editor of the Alaska Budget Report, said Tkacz claimed to have covered the Alaska State Legislature for 33 years - and "he's not the kind of guy who would throw that around unless he was sure of it." Tkacz maintained...


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