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Voices of Alaska: Gwich'in vs. climate change

...awareness and advocating for change is a global responsibility. Sarah James is board chairperson for the Gwich'in Steering Committee and an environmental advocate. Kathleen Rogers, president of Earth Day Network, has worked more than 20 years...
Kenai sees changes looming

...renovation was completed in 2012. Porter will continue as liaison to the Beautification Committee and Mini-Grant Steering Committee. Dan Balmer contributed information to this report Reach Ben Boettger at
Among friends: Group forms to support those who have lost a child

...Library conference room Saturday afternoon, five of the six Compassionate Friends of the Kenai Peninsula chapter steering committee met for what evolved into an open discussion on addressing the death of a child. The five women said they are part...
Kenai capital projects moving along

...inside.At the Kenai City Council meeting on March 19, mayor Pat Porter announced $500 from the Mini-Grant Steering Committee would be awarded to Kia Youngren-Brown, a Kenai Central High School student, for a mural to be painted inside...
Program gives tools to talk about civil rights

...thought this was an incredible teaching thing that needs to be done throughout the state," carolyn Brown said. A steering committee was formed by the League of Women Voters' Juneau chapter, including Carolyn and George Brown, Cheryl Jebe and...
Mountain View principal draws support

...district facilitator for the steering committee overseeing the change, told the...Arness said the transition steering committee?s meetings have been kept...first meeting of the transition steering committee Feb. 22, three days after...
Railbelt utilities inching near consensus on power building plan

...the plan. Rebecca Logan, chair of Chugach Electric Association's board and also chair of a Railbelt utility steering committee on the project, said the utilities were pushing for a final deal by Jan. 13, but more time was probably needed...
Youth ownership will be major factor in teen center

...the Teen Center preliminary steering committee, is one of the many hats he...very beginning will give the steering committee a perspective that not many...The teen center preliminary steering committee is not the first time Micciche...
Alaska group to evaluate how to advance tax debate

...Recent high oil prices have helped to mask the impact of steady production declines. A meeting of the group's steering committee, which according to its website includes former Govs. Tony Knowles and Bill Sheffield, is planned in the coming...
ANWR Drilling proponents celebrate, opponents regroup

...assistant regional director of The Wilderness Society. Luci Beach, a Gwich'in Indian who heads the Gwich'in Steering Committee, traveled to Washington, D.C. to lobby against drilling. She spent much of Thursday on the phone, thanking...


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