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WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...returned with a group of 23 veterans and traveling companions - called guardians - who went on the fourth flight of the Big Lake-based organization, including several veterans and friends from the lower Kenai Peninsula.Some were Korean War veterans...
Leaders raise potential of budget vote without reserve draw

...Tuck, D-Anchorage, said of potentially tapping those pots.House Finance Committee Co-Chairman Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said he didn't think there was much appetite to tap those funds, but he said different options have been laid out...
Ralliers demand Medicaid expansion House and Senate finance.House Finance co-chairs Reps. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, and Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said Thursday they do not expect the bills to make it through the Legislature by the end of session. They said they're...
State | AK legislature
Photos: Contemplating reform

House Finance Committee Co-chairs Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, left, and Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, listen to Valerie Davidson, commissioner for the Department of Health and...
3 things to watch in the Legislature

...federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects, from Anchorage; and Al Bolea, a former oil company executive, from Big Lake. In their place, Walker appointed former state legislators Rick Halford and Joe Paskvan, and Hugh Short, chairman...
Three things to watch

...broadcasting, early education programs, Medicaid expansion and the state ferry system. Finance co-chairs Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, and Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, indicated some adjustments could be made. But they and others also have said that...
State | AK legislature
House Minority advocates for more hours of public testimony

...dramatic impacts than we've seen in more than 20 years," he said.House Finance co-chair Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said after the Juneau hearing that the committee is also "concerned" about not having enough testimony opportunities...
State | AK legislature
Medicaid expansion rejected by House Finance

...representatives have called for legislation directly from the governor. House Finance co-chairs Reps. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, and Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, wrote the governor a letter Thursday, asking him to file the bill."A policy...
House budget bosses rethink cuts to ferries, timber program

House Finance committee co-chairs Reps. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, and Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, will reconsider cuts made in subcommittees to the Alaska Marine Highway System and the state...
State | Local | AK legislature
Louise Juliana Kleinenberg

...location unknown; Thea Nelson (and husband Ronald) of Juneau, Alaska; son Ben Kleinenberg (and wife Terri) of Big Lake, Alaska; and son Ron Kleinenberg (and partner Richard Porria) of Juneau, Alaska. She is also survived by many grandchildren...


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