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Local economy overlooked in international trade spat

...and our retail and hospitality sector would have seen a bump in revenue. Indeed, the ultimate decision by the Alaskan government to defer the project is a blow to the local economy. We would like to make clear that we treasure the relationships...
Alaska under attack from out of state

...elected representatives to make their own decisions on critical legislation and it places people outside of this state, who could care less about the people of Alaska, able to pull the strings of Alaskan government. Jack Marshall Juneau
Businesses target of scams

...than a deceptive effort by a non-Alaskan for-profit company to use a Ketchikan mail drop to appear to be an Alaskan government agency. This company warns businesses that they may be liable for fines or assessments of up to $7,000 for failing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...long-term financial plan for the state. Here's some publicly given, friendly advice on this effort: There was an Alaskan government with its head, so sorry, in the firmament. Puzzled why it spends more than it makes, forgetting it works for...
Democrats criticize Gov.'s tax bill

...forth billions in new investment. In the end, there's no way to quantify or compare that to the approach of the Alaskan government or its take."It's ironic the governor keeps talking about the U.K.," said House Democratic Leader Beth...
Murkowski claims credit for blocking ocean planning funding

...worried could hurt the state.The Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning effort has had both support and concern from Alaskan government and industry groups, but Sen. Lisa Murkowski said the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration program...
Another ethics complaint against Palin dismissed

...confidence in the ethics process when the process is abused," he said Wednesday. "The ethics act is important to good Alaskan government, but it was never meant for partisan purposes." Biegel said she was "extremely disappointed" but not really...
Praise for wolf ruling

...Thankfully, Judge Gleason is willing to hear the voice of the people, another trait that is sadly absent within Alaskan government. Moral and ethical considerations aside when evaluating the crux of the matter - why McGrath area residents don't...
Trust in your capital or no one else will

...fear. When Mayor Bruce Botelho campaigned on a platform including construction of a modern and worthy center for Alaskan government, people started whispering. Is he mad? Can't he let sleeping sled dogs lie? He'll doom us. It's an understandable...
Time to go dig it all

...for a few forward thinking legislators (most notably, those supporting Resolution 32), almost no one in the Alaskan government is using the word "digital." The upside is that we are free to use it however we want. I like the word "digital...


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