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Tribe criticizes Walker for support of reserve drilling plan

...tribe before discussing the project, tribal President Samuel Kunaknana said in a Jan. 8 letter to David Conrad, acting director of Indian Energy Policy."This is blatantly unfair, and shows tremendous disregard for the voice of the tribal...
State | AK legislature
Federal agency releases Arctic drilling review

...walrus and other threatened species and Native Alaskans who depend on the ocean.Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Acting Director Walter Cruickshank said the document was released after "a robust and thorough process." It uses the best available...
Watchdog: Indian schools appear to violate rules

...of staff of the department's Bureau of Indian Education, or BIE, when the contract was issued and later became acting director.The initial contract had been awarded to Personal Group Inc., a South Dakota-based company, where Drapeaux...
Empire Editorial: Begich did more than enough to keep his seat

...had a chance to discuss Greens Creek and the Roadless Rule. Begich also held up the re-nomination hearing of IHS acting director Yvette Roubideaux over payments owed to tribal health clinics. After decades of underpayments, a $489 million settlement...
My Turn: Begich champions rural, tribal and veterans health

...Affairs Committee, Begich held the Obama administration accountable by delaying the reappointment of the IHS's acting director until the government paid Alaska tribal health providers what they were promised. This half-billion-dollar boost...
Kendall to serve as OCS acting director

ANCHORAGE - James Kendall has been selected to serve as the acting director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement's Alaska Outer Continental Shelf Region. Kendall takes...
Regional News
Balsiger named acting director for NMFS

ANCHORAGE - James Balsiger has been named the acting director of the National Marine Fisheries Service. As part of his job, he will be required to direct federal scientists and regulators...
Better late than never in compliance with the Salazar v. Ramah Navajo Chapter Supreme Court decision," wrote Yvette Roubideaux as acting director of IHS in May of this year. "IHS has heard the request from Tribes and Congress to accelerate the resolution of...
New Deputy Regional Forester announced

...development in Southeast Alaska communities; Legislative Liaison for Alaska in Washington, DC (2008-2010); Acting Director of Recreation, Lands and Minerals (2005); Deputy Forest Supervisor, Tongass National Forest (2008-2010) implementing...
US Forest Service lab dedication Saturday to be a festive event

...spring, and Forest Service staff have been moving into the new building over the past few weeks.Robert Mangold, acting director of the Pacific Northwest Research Station, is in Juneau for the dedication."This is a building we've been hoping...


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