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Anchorage Assembly considers rules on public pot consumption

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly is considering an ordinance that would ban all public consumption of marijuana in Alaska's largest city.The move follows another...
Anchorage Assembly schedules hearing on marijuana sales ban

...use of marijuana last month are lining up against a measure to ban pot sales in the state's largest city.The Anchorage Assembly will take testimony Tuesday on a measure to ban marijuana sales within municipal boundaries. Supporters of legalization...
New Anchorage downtown lounge under liquor license scrutiny

ANCHORAGE - A pending liquor license transfer for a new downtown business is drawing scrutiny from the Anchorage Assembly, following recent shootings, fights and even an unsanctioned street dance party in other downtown areas.The...
Governor, Juneau delegation greet newcomers

...25 years. He first lived and worked in the capital city as a public defender. Since then he's served on the Anchorage Assembly, where he won a seat in 2007."We are engaged in a common endeavor," Claman said to his colleagues. "That's...
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Anchorage Assembly says it's heard enough feedback on labor

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly held four public hearings and...think it's a reasonable time," Anchorage Assembly Chairman Ernie Hall told KTUU-TV...Liberties Union of Alaska sent the Anchorage Assembly a letter Friday saying it is limiting...
Anchorage Assembly to explore fluoride debate

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly is responding to a push by activists to stop adding fluoride to the municipality's water supply, but a proposed measure dealing...
Anchorage Assembly passes rewrite of labor laws

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly has approved a rewrite of city labor laws by a close margin.The 6-5 vote Tuesday night puts in place a law that tips the balance...
Anchorage Assembly OKs $4.4M for tennis courts

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly voted Tuesday night to spend $4.4 million on a recreation center with indoor tennis courts.The Alaska Tennis Association had...
Fairbanks borough mayor to form marijuana working group

...prohibited in public places, but it's unclear how the rules would apply to businesses and clubs, Hopkins said.The Anchorage Assembly has formed a committee to look at marijuana sales, with committee members including two who supported an unsuccessful...
Anchorage Assembly postpones mayor's proposal to restrict sidewalk-sitting, panhandling

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage Assembly has shelved a proposal by Mayor Dan Sullivan to restrict sitting on sidewalks and panhandling downtown. The assembly voted 9-1...


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