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DNR grants one of three Chuitna Citizens Coalition water reservations

...information because the permitting review process has not been completed." The decision determined that it is in the public interest to allow the permitting review process for the mine project to be completed and to not approve the other two reservations...
Voices of the Peninsula: Hard to argue against instream flow reservations

...In fact, the Alaska Supreme Court has concluded that, while the State owns and manages water, it cannot impair the public interest by managing water resources as private owner seeking maximize income.Perhaps, realizing the risk of arguing in...
New court fees to affect citizens, lawyers, reporters determines that the reduction or waiver is in the public interest."D. John McKay is a lawyer practicing in the law, and therefore able to waive fees in the public interest. At the same time, he said, there is nothing in...
DNR hears arguments for Chuitna water rights

...a percentage mineral rights through a state trust, and argued against DNR granting IFRs because it would hinder the public interest. "The Alaska trust is the predominant land owner in the Chuitna River drainage," said John Morrison from the...
Voices of Alaska: Permitting process no longer serving public's interest

The public interest is no longer being served by Alaska's natural resources permitting...proposed under Administrative Order 266.Other ideas to protect the public interest in permitting decisions include (1) providing for coordinated project...
In-stream flow reservation for Chuitna's Middle Creek open to comment

...going to make a decision that hopefully reflects the public interest," Shavelson said. "We believe that the public interest tilts strongly towards sustainable salmon populations...

...has said there's not enough evidence to specifically restrict the use of the syrup. The Center for Science in the Public Interest, which advocates for food safety, has also said that there's no evidence that the sweetener is any worse nutritionally...
Voices of Alaska: A 'fix' in search of a flaw

...window. All you have is one other political method of selection of your judges." Third, the suggestion that the public interest was undermined when the Chief Justice voted in agreement with lawyer members instead of public members in the five...
Voices of Alaska: Unity ticket represents Alaska's interests

...election in 2010, Governor Parnell showed his true colors, introducing legislation and taking actions against the public interest that surpassed anything that came before. Governor Parnell put forward the failed House Bill 77 that would have...

...candy, nuts and other snack foods in recent years.Consumer advocate Jim O'Hara of the Center for Science in the Public Interest praised the FDA's warning, but said the agency needs to go further to keep powdered caffeine off the market...


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