My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...Rarely can much good come from the blind leading the blind. That's why technical expertise is so essential for the top level advisers to our governor and Legislature.Maximizing long-term sustained yields of renewable resources requires the brightest, most...
Tribe criticizes Walker for support of reserve drilling plan

...Walker is promoting projects in Alaska by speaking directly with federal officials. Craig Fleener, Walker's Arctic policy adviser, said the governor also is taking early steps to formalize state relations with more than 200 tribes."We'll do the best...
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Freshmen dropped from PE option

...semester. That figure does not include games and performances; only practices. The course is graded based on meetings with advisers, exercise minutes and the quality of the research paper. It remains unclear who qualifies as a "professional mentor...
Oregon man, 24, dies in 1,000-foot fall from Mount Yukla

...graduated from Portland Waldorf School in 2009."He was very interested in taking a big bite out of life," Tracy Trefethen, a teacher and Marshall's academic adviser at the school, told the Oregonian. "He was full of adventure."
Electric cars spark Juneau's interest

...consults the included OnStar diagnostic exam for a quick evaluation. If all else fails, Buck can call her own personal Volt adviser, Brandon.So far, Buck has experienced minimal complications and has never run out of charge.The City and Borough of Juneau...
Obama: US sending military advisers to Iraq

...he was dispatching up to 300 military advisers to help quell the rising insurgency in...the ground in Iraq. The 300 military advisers he announced Thursday would join up to...Iraq.Obama said the U.S, military advisers' role would be to "assess how we can...
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Campaigns in governor's race lay low as votes are counted

...Wednesday that even though the race is still undecided, Walker and his Democratic running mate, Byron Mallott, met with campaign advisers to review a possible transition, with the Dec. 1 inauguration looming. The campaign said Walker and Mallott are taking a...
Parnell speaks on Guard case to get the personnel there to carry it forward."The road to healing isn't a short path, he said. According to new advisers, it will be 12-18 months before new leadership is expected to restore trust at the Guard's highest levels."Here's...
Are low oil prices good for the environment?

...less incentive for alternative technology," says James Stock, an economist who recently served on the Council of Economic Advisers and is now at Harvard University. "In the long run it is unambiguously bad to have low oil prices from an environmental perspective...
Sen. Sullivan announces chief of staff, spokesman

...of the department from 2010 to 2013. Gov. Walker replaced Balash with Mark Meyer when he took office.Balash was also an adviser to two governors and worked for the Alaska State Legislature as chief of staff to the senate president, according to the release...


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