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Group launches anti-Walker ad campaign

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - In the final days before the election, a new Republican group has launched an advertising campaign against independent Alaska gubernatorial candidate Bill Walker.The group, Citizens Against Walker, is spending...
Gubernatorial candidates wage end push

...Republican group calling itself Citizens against Walker that has raised more than $1.3 million for a last-minute advertising campaign against Walker.On Thursday, the Alaska Federation of Republican Women - which endorsed Palin in her gubernatorial...
Alaska sets record for number of visitors

...year.Commerce Commissioner Susan Bell attributes the increase to increased cruise ship calls in Alaska, and new national and international air service routes. The state also instituted an advertising campaign aimed at winter travelers.
No end in sight for Outside campaign ads a particular candidate.Sullivan said previously that the only way his supporters would stop their massive advertising campaigns is if Begich signed the agreement. With a week of inaction from Begich and no indication that he is reviewing...
State | Local
Alaska House moves closer to killing minimum wage initiative

...said the issue is one that should be vetted and decided through the legislative process, not through a public advertising campaign surrounding a ballot question."It's wise for us to take up minimum wage this session rather than having a...
State | AK legislature
Spreading safe surrender awareness

JUNEAU - The death of a newborn has sparked an advertising campaign by the state to make the public aware of a new law allowing mothers to safely relinquish their babies without fear of prosecution...
State | AK legislature
Valuable lessons learned in Neighbors

...last breath, to his family and to helping keep others from meeting his same fate. He is a spokesperson in an advertising campaign by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the effects of tobacco use.Taylee Escalante is young, now...
Lessons learned at the Health Forum

...putting the word out about colonoscopies can be tricky," said Dr. Peimann, referencing Canadian public service advertising campaigns with slogans such as "Don't Die of Embarrassment" and the slightly more to-the-point "Get Your Butt Checked."Not...
Postal Service revamps its priority mail program

...mail express. That service will still offer $100 of free insurance.The Postal Service is launching a major advertising campaign to make customers aware of the new changes, including television ads starting next week. Newly designed priority...
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Legislative session over with major legislation passed

...get Parnell's support, changes made in the committee process softened the governor's opposition. Despite an advertising campaign by the city of Valdez to stop H.B. 4, the bill passed with wide majorities in the House and Senate and is set...


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