Lorraine Norma Robinson

...She graduated high school in Garrison, ND and married Lyle Robinson shortly after. She worked for the State of Alaska, Department of Education from 1967 until she retired in 1980. She loved dogs and enjoyed scrapbooking, visiting with family...
Capitol hosts controversial Medicaid speaker

...ability to call to their legislatures and check things."He said there will be more lunch presentations on Medicaid.Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson attended the event. She said afterward that she thought...
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Data: State shed few jobs in fall 2014

New data from the Alaska Department of Labor show the 49th state had 765 fewer jobs in fall 2014 than fall 2013. The decline came primarily due to a fall in government...
The Road's new price tag: $4 million project cost. The number most commonly bandied about to close the gap is $9 million in state general funds. Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said that's a number reporters have used in their...
State, federal regulators ban Ketchikan eulachon fishing

...say there will be no legal harvest of hooligan around Ketchikan this year.The Ketchikan Daily News reported the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service have closed area waters to the catching of hooligan, also known...
Responders address cleanup of North Slope spill

...crude oil, water and other fluids from a pipeline leak at a Hillcorp Alaska production site on the North Slope.The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation says responders were able to reach the site at about 6 a.m. Sunday after severe...
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

KETCHIKAN - The Alaska Department of Transportation has a dinosaur, and it visited Houghtaling Elementary School this past Friday.Houghtaling third-grader Sage...
Off the Beaten Path: To extinction and back, the shaggy saga of the muskox

...unknown.Alaska's population of muskox appear to have gone extinct more than a century ago. According to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, "In 1930, 34 muskox were captured in East Greenland and brought to Fairbanks. This group was...
Officials expect minimal damage from Auke Bay oil spill environmental damage has been found. The Coast Guard wrote in a press release Tuesday that officials from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and the Coast Guard are investigating the approximately 50-100 gallons of oil spilled...
Agencies respond to Auke Bay oil spill

...Harbor at Auke Bay.The spill was reported around 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Responders from the Coast Guard and the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation arrived on scene Sunday night and estimated a spill area of approximately 500 feet...


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