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Southeast AK village sues over nonrural status

...independence of Saxman.The lawsuit was filed against officials of the subsistence board and U.S. Interior and Agriculture departments. The defendants named in the complaint are Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, and Agriculture Secretary and subsistence...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-05/southeast-ak-village-sues-over-nonrural
State
Southeast Alaska village sues over nonrural status

...independence of Saxman.The lawsuit was filed against officials of the subsistence board and U.S. Interior and Agriculture departments. The defendants named in the complaint are Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, Agriculture Secretary and subsistence...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-04/southeast-alaska-village-sues-over-nonr
State
Report: Firefighting costs eroding conservation

...other projects as it pushes Congress to overhaul how it pays for the most severe blazes.In a new report, the Agriculture Department said staffing for fighting fires has more than doubled since 1998. Meanwhile, the number of workers who manage...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/report-firefighting-costs-eroding-conse
State
First lady to host 3rd kids' recipe challenge

...territories are invited to submit an original recipe for a healthy, affordable and tasty lunch. Recipes must follow Agriculture Department guidelines for a healthful meal and fruits and vegetables must make up about half of the plate or recipe.Recipes...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-08/first-lady-host-3rd-kids-recipe-cha
Neighbors
Japan suspends imports - modified wheat found

...on an Oregon farm.The Agriculture Department announced the discovery...more information from the Agriculture Department as it investigates the discovery...other states in 2005.The Agriculture Department said the genetically engineered...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-05-31/japan-suspends-imports-modified-wheat
Not For Web
Border security overkill

...on all public lands within 100 miles of the border (land currently under the jurisdiction of the Interior or Agriculture departments, a great deal of which is leased to ranchers and farmers).This legislation - ostensibly for national security...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-06-19/border-security-overkill
Opinion
Anchorage schools try out healthy meals on kids

...whole-grain bun, a side of black bean, garbanzo and kidney bean salad and canned pineapples.The meal fulfills agriculture department guidelines calling for schools to offer beans or legumes at least once a week and fruit.(The district provides...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2012-11-18/anchorage-schools-try-out-healthy-mea
Not For Web
Land sales off the table

...the congressmen, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., had been holding up all nominations to the Interior and Agriculture departments due to his opposition to the land sales. He announced last week that he would lift his hold on the nominations...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081606/loc_20060816014.shtml
News
Biologists test for bird flu in Alaska

...million birds, mostly poultry, have been destroyed to contain the disease. The Fish and Wildlife Service and the Agriculture Department have been testing bird samples since April, concentrating on Alaska where the first sign of the highly pathogenic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/083006/sta_20060830007.shtml
News
In Maryland, felt boots blamed for invasive 'rock snot'

...of tickets. Fines and penalties haven't yet been determined and won't be effective until 2012. A U.S. Agriculture Department map shows didymo in at least 18 states as of 2008. New Zealand has banned felt soles to protect its trout fishery...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022111/reg_788567875.shtml
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