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My Turn: Alaskans are and will be better off under SB21

For those who don't know me, I was raised as an Air Force brat in North Pole. Maybe it is the former wrestler in me, but when it comes to Alaska's future - and that of my family - I have a hard time sitting on the sidelines.
My Turn: Repeal SB21, bring back ACES

I'm voting "Yes" on Ballot Measure 1 to repeal SB 21, the so-called More Alaska Production Act. On Aug. 5, 2014, Alaska Dispatch News published an article by reporter Richard Mauer titled, "'Facts' are debatable in oil tax warfare.
SB21 adds drops, not gusher in first months

The Alaska Department of Revenue called this year "a watershed moment for Alaska oil production." Production in Alaska oil fields has been dropping since 1988, decreasing an average of 6 percent each year.
Local | SB21
Advocates: Tailings dam breach a warning for Alaska

...current-day cost of about $25 million per year.Jack DiMarchi, Large Mine Project Manager for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, said the dam break hasn't impacted Alaska's approval of KSM, as the mine's tailings facility...
Alaska Editorial: Making good decisions on the water

...another boat, and it's a recipe for disaster.Boaters can learn more by taking a safety course. The Alaska Department of Natural Resources Office of Boating Safety offers the Alaska Water Wise program, as well as a number of other resources...
Historic preservation grants now available to, by fax at 269-3565 or by mail to the Office of History and Archaeology, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, 550 West 7th Ave., Suite 1310, Anchorage, AK 99501-3565.
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...Management Team has set up its operation headquarters.State and federal agencies including State Parks, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Central Emergency Services and the Alaska State Troopers have helped keep an eye on stray burning slash...
Anti-KSM groups seek federal help

A proposed British Columbia transboundary mine that would dwarf any mining development in Alaska has attracted the attention of environmental groups in the state because of a concern that runoff from the mine will degrade Southeast Alaska's fish habitats.
Local | Outdoors
KSM part III: 'A perfect storm' for mining push?

...KSM's plan, said Kyle Moselle of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. They found no significant issues with...The amount is something the EPA, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, First Nations and Southeast Alaskan organizations...
DNR now accepting grant applications for Farm to School program

The Alaska Department of Natural Resources is now accepting applications for its annual Farm to School mini-grants from April 2-18. Mini-grants are available for school-based...


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