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Senate to take up bill on reading programs 2012."Colorado officials have been quite pleased with the improvements they have seen since they passed their bill," Stevens said.The Alaska version will require school districts to establish reading programs for kindergarten through third...
Remains of Fort Yukon chief headed back to Alaska

...him back," said his grandson, Athabascan fiddler, Bill Stevens, "And all these years we couldn't find him."The...17 for both.And of course, the Loolas' grandson, Bill Stevens will be there playing fiddle music."In all these...
Congress has two months to jostle for position on energy policy bill

...have the majority in the committee and they want a bill, Stevens said, so there will be no repeat of protracted, committed to getting a bill. And we will get a bill." Stevens said a small faction of Senate Democrats, what he...
Colorado man dies in fall into Matanuska Glacier crevasse

...with his wife Sunday afternoon when the accident occurred. Alaska State Troopers said the Younts were following guide Bill Stevens of the Glacier Park Lodge on a tour of the glacier when Michael Yount veered about 40 yards off the established trail...
Sports Shorts

...Washington State has suspended star receiver Marquess Wilson for an unspecified violation of team rules. Team spokesman Bill Stevens could not say Monday how long the suspension would last or specifics about why Wilson was punished by first-year coach...
Senators balk at Native wireless deal the objections, Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens has agreed to keep the deal out of a Defense Department appropriations bill. Stevens told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner he had little choice, even though he supports the agreement. Sens. Fritz Hollings...
Stevens pulls legislation benefiting Petersburg fisherman

...had asked Stevens to drop the legislation, which the senator had attached as a rider to a pending federal spending bill. Stevens, a Republican, is chairman of the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee. Winther, a Republican political donor...
Stevens presents fish farm permitting bill to Congress

...state has no say about what goes on in federal waters under the current legislation, Stevens said at a hearing on the bill. Stevens sponsored the bill, but wants it amended to give states the veto power. He also wants regional fishery management...
Limited support

...the narrow, shallow river into an oilfield haul route will chase away their customers and destroy spawning habitat. Bill Stevens, owner and president of Cassandra Energy Corp., has drilled for oil here before. He didn't find any, declared...
Stevens may add ANWR drilling to defense bill

...held ranks, forcing House leaders to oppose ANWR drilling in the interest of passing the overall budget-cutting bill. Stevens is looking for ways to keep both ANWR and the budget reconciliation bill moving. He has spoken in recent days about...


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