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Assemblyman Joe Blanchard: Loosen rules for downtown Fairbanks

...for the city's downtown for being too restrictive, an assemblyman says he will propose a more inclusive development ordinance...hopes will encourage the construction of more parking lots. Assemblyman Joe Blanchard told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner that...
Petition seeks to unseat Fairbanks assemblyman

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks assemblyman who was accused of domestic assault...Fairbanks News-Miner reports Assemblyman Tim Beck was charged with assault...children to testify. Former Borough Assemblyman Mike Prax is organizing the petition...
Regional News
Assemblyman charged with assault

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks North Star Borough Assemblyman Tim Beck has been charged with domestic assault after his...She and the couple's daughter told authorities the assemblyman has anger problems at home. Beck moved to Alaska in 1975...
Assemblyman Stone certified for re-election

JUNEAU - Incumbent Juneau Assemblyman David Stone was certified Thursday as a candidate in the Oct. 6 municipal elections. Two more seats on the Juneau Assembly and...
Mat-Su assemblyman to run for lt. gov.

ANCHORAGE - A Matanuska-Susitna Borough assemblyman says he will seek the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor. Mark Ewing of Wasilla filed for the office Monday. Ewing...
Regional News
Gov. Walker appoints marijuana board members

...regulations guiding the state's new commercial marijuana industry, and the list includes a sitting City and Borough of Juneau assemblyman.In an email Wednesday morning, Walker announced that Loren Jones has been named to the board's public health seat...
Election season opens

...board seats. The election is Oct. 6.In District 1, which includes Douglas Island, downtown Juneau and Lemon Creek, assemblyman Loren Jones' seat is on the ballot. In District 2, which includes the Mendenhall Valley, Auke Bay and Juneau out the...
Beyond Cheech and Chong

Though he opened with humor when presenting at Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl takes the legalization of cannabis very seriously, and he asks that others who take the issue seriously get in touch...
Flag over Egan Drive replaced

...a version that doesn't include the Confederate stars and bars. Local businessman and former City and Borough of Juneau assemblyman Marc Wheeler led the movement to take down the flag. On Saturday morning, Wheeler uploaded a video to his Facebook page...
Group petitions for removal of Mississippi flag from Juneau display

...doesn't have an official name. It doesn't have an official leader - though people frequently point to Wheeler, a former CGJ assemblyman, when asked who is in charge. But it is almost 200 people strong, and it has the signatures to show.The movement, which...


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