Ann Dummer

...early members of Friends of the Library. She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry, and her siblings Helen Chuoke and Bill Walter Tkoch. She is survived by her daughters Diane Andresen (Juneau) and Judy Thomson (Las Vegas) and her grandson Per...
Walker inks LNG agreement with Japanese company

ANCHORAGE - Alaska Gov. Bill Walker signed an agreement with a Japanese energy company formally declaring a commitment to form a partnership in developing Alaska's...
Today in sports history

...second NFL player to reach 1,000 yards rushing with three teams. McGahee has 64 yards rushing in a 40-14 loss to the Buffalo Bills, to give him 1,054 this season. He previously did it with Buffalo and Baltimore. Ricky Watters rushed for 1,000 yards...
On the Trails: Chickadees of the north

...with black-capped chickadees in Washington, their foraging patterns differ slightly. Chestnut-backs have slightly smaller bills and are more closely associated with conifers. They forage especially on foliage and twigs, while the black-cap forages...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city

...line of credit. That amount needs to be increased to pay bills and continue operations, Comer said.The hospital's problems...according to Comer. They include a low collection rate on bills and problems collecting Medicaid payments due.
Assembly pitches 1-year delay in opening pot shops

...terminals, office buildings, bars and restaurants.The CBJ Assembly's proposal comes on the heels of an announcement by Gov. Bill Walker that he's exploring the possibility of a 90-day delay in implementing the state's regulations on marijuana sales...
Tribes tread carefully into pot discussions was more important than human life, considering most arrests for major incidents on the reservation involve alcohol.The bill was decided by two votes in 2008 making casinos and a lake marina the only exceptions for alcohol sales and consumption on the...
Alaska Editorial: UA system will need strong leadership, support from the state

...Oil revenue accounts for about 88 percent of the state's general fund revenue, so it should come as no surprise that Gov. Bill Walker is sounding pessimistic yet realistic about the state's financial situation: "You can't bring down the revenue by...
Walker considers pot sales delay

FAIRBANKS - Alaska Gov. Bill Walker will consider a 90-day delay...would be a change to the spirit of the bill and would be challenged."I would dispute...Unless and until a separate marijuana bill is created, we're working on it and...
My Turn: Celebrating Juneau's sense of community support; the inauguration of Gov. Bill Walker was also on the receiving end to the Juneau Community Foundation, Bill and Katie Corbus said they "believe it...these acts of generosity, then thank you Bill and Katie Corbus for not only your giving...


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