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Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...System came through unvarnished in a May 6 House Finance Committee hearing.Committee members from the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and the Fairbanks area interrogated Transportation Commissioner Marc Luiken and Office of Management and Budget Director...
Gillis resigns days before Board of Fisheries nominee due

...get lobbied heavily during the confirmation hearings for Ruffner because she is a legislator from the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. "Pretty much if you don't come from sportfishing and you have any ties to commercial fishing, it's not happening...
Fish and Game discusses salmon research, Cook Inlet management with Mat-Su commission

...a meeting in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough last week.The borough's research in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, has yet to be seen.The legislature's...and $2.5 for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough to do research and habitat protection...
Officials float idea of using Susitna in AMHS

JUNEAU (AP) - While the Matanuska-Susitna Borough tries to find a way to get its innovative $78 million ferry Susitna into operation, it sits unused at a Ketchikan dock at a cost...
Knik Arm bridge planners to meet in Kenai

...proposed bridge from Anchorage to the Matanuska-Susitna Borough meets Friday afternoon in Kenai. The bridge would...with 19 miles of connecting roads in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough and Anchorage. Shannon McCarthy, a spokeswoman for...
Usibelli tests export possibilities

...Hill deposit near Palmer, and brings the Matanuska-Susitna Borough closer to housing a profitable port. To celebrate...reporters were invited to the port in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough June 5. Some 76,000 tons of coal from Usibelli...
Senate panel discusses personal use fishing priority

...commercial or sport fishing. It would not supersede subsistence fishing. Advocates from Fairbanks and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough regions testified in support of the bill during a Tuesday Senate State Affairs Committee hearing. A Cook Inlet commercial...
Legislators push back on Walker gas plan

...Also, its pipeline now ends in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough north of Anchorage, where it would link with the...plant is adjacent to Port MacKenzie, the Matanuska Susitna Borough's industrial port on Knik Arm. There are other...
Alaska board seeks input on literacy screenings waiver

...December when the Birch Tree Charter School appeared before the board. The school, which is part of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, requested regulation language to allow for a waiver for literacy screenings. School officials told...
Lawmakers hear from community officials on marijuana rules and regional affairs hearing, Matanuska-Susitna Borough Mayor Larry DeVilbiss said the borough's assembly...of marijuana applies to concentrates.Matanuska-Susitna Borough Attorney Nick Spiropoulos said the borough also wants...


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