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Letter to the Editor: Start a state lottery

...the right attention. If you think a Alaska PFD Lottery is a good idea, please help form a community voice for Alaska's Government to hear.Note, Bingo is OK, but Alaska is capable of stepping it up a bit.Thank you for considering an Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-02-12/letter-editor-start-state-lottery
Letters
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Feb. 2, 2015

...much of rural Alaska is connected to the Internet via slow satellite connections. Land links are expensive, and Alaska's government isn't going to be in a position to subsidize those links anytime soon.Thumbs up to halibut. The International...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-02-02/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-f
Opinion
USFWS: ANWR wilderness announcement was years in making

...National Interest Lands Conservation Act, which requires the federal government to consult and coordinate with Alaska's government on decisions about its natural resources. She was also involved in the conservation plan revamp, as a member...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-05/usfws-anwr-wilderness-announcement-was-
State | AK legislature
So far, 3 of 14 commissioners chose Juneau

...for economic reasons, said Christopher Clark, a former gubernatorial aide and legislative staffer who worked in Alaska's government for years. If the most highly paid state employees are living in Juneau, they're spending money there, too...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-26/so-far-3-14-commissioners-chose-juneau
Local | AK legislature
Sign up for pot updates

...ABC board has nine months to develop the regulatory structure surrounding marijuana. The new statute calls for Alaska's government to take public comment on the regulations at least 30 days before they go into effect. Those that sign up for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-05/sign-pot-updates
Local
Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill

...group of people at the Alaska Federation of Natives Annual Convention in Anchorage were witness to a promise from Alaska's government that disrespect of Native languages is officially a thing of the past.In a room overflowing with people at the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-24/gov-parnell-signs-native-languages-bill
State
My Turn: With session over, there's much to be happy about

...opposition to this improvement, which is baffling. This is the highway from the airport to the Capitol, the heart of Alaska's government. There's no sense in it remaining poorly lit.This year's capital budget also provides funds to repave Egan...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-27/opinion-session-over-theres-much-be-h
Opinion
Studies: Alaska lags in transparency

...bodies as accountable as they could.? According to the Better Government Association's 2013 Integrity Index, Alaska's government transparency was 35th in the country, with a score of 53 out of 100. Coming in last was Montana with a score...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-21/studies-alaska-lags-transparency
Local
City Attorney Hartle to retire from CBJ

...Sanford highlighted Hartle's assistance to the CBJ as it has pushed back on repeated efforts to move the seat of Alaska's government elsewhere in the state."He's been a true, dedicated person to fighting the capital move issue and making...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-23/city-attorney-hartle-retire-cbj
Local
Glitches reported with Alaska's government-run health exchange

JUNEAU - Officials urged patience Tuesday - and a focus on the bigger picture - as glitches were reported with the rollout of the new online health insurance marketplace in Alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-02/glitches-reported-alaskas-government-ru
State

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