Refine Search

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...
Senate OKs bill to save millions on Alaska mail

...versions must be merged in a conference committee. "I don't expect any problems from the House or anybody on this bill," Stevens told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Under the bypass system, the Postal Service pays air carriers using a formula...
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...
Haines fair back for the 33rd year

...Crabgrass Revival Band and Peabody's Monster. Other performers will include folk/rock/jam band Yukon Ryder, Bill Stevens, Mike Westhues, The Undertakin' Daddies, Nicole Edwards, master magician Terry Godfrey and Pastor Lunchmeat and...
Theatre in the Rough wins arts honor from governor

...System won the Business Award. Fanny Akpik of Barrow won the Margaret Nick Cooke Award for Native Arts and Languages. Bill Stevens of Fairbanks won the Native Artist Award. Alex Combs of Halibut Cove won the Individual Award. Recipients of the Governor's...
Dems vow to obstruct ANWR drilling

...fight now. We'll fight this out. And the crux is whether there are 60 votes" to end a possible filibuster on the bill. Stevens, a longtime advocate of drilling, called expansion of domestic oil production a matter of national security. "I'm...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Ted Stevens said Saturday. The money was arranged during the House-Senate conference on the defense appropriations bill. Stevens chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee and its defense subcommittee. The supercomputer is located at the University...
Alaska Digest

...Ted Stevens chaired at the time, included $5 million for the project in the 2006 and 2007 defense appropriations bills. Stevens sponsored funding as an environmentally friendly way to reduce the cost of shipping hazardous waste out of state...
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...
Doc South, 'father of old-time and bluegrass' in Alaska, honored at AFF form Athabascan fiddle music, a genre that is carried on today, and kept active by Gwich'in fiddlers such as Bill Stevens and Rev. Trimble Gilbert. The Klondike Gold Rush of the 1890s also brought an influx of old-time music, according...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback