Consultant creates super PAC for Anchorage mayor's race

...Municipal buses will carry more than two dozen ads paid for by the group. The ad lists the top contributors as retired insurance broker Carl Brady Jr., Hackney's consulting business, and Henry Penney of the Anchorage real estate firm Penco.Hackney would...
My Turn: A unique approach to housing pioneers

...Alaskans, we can innovate to make it through our economic trials. ? Jim Crawford is a lifelong Alaskan and Anchorage real estate broker with a background in finance and mortgage. He can be reached at
Broker helping with insurance signups scales back

ANCHORAGE - A broker established last year with plans of last October. It now has six. The broker did not renew the contract of chief operating...very comfortable" with the position the broker is now in and expects to hire new agents...
Tales of Tarkanian, a coach who stood up to the NCAA

...Massimino was out.The image of UNLV's place in the hoops landscape was of some house of ill repute. But all the power brokers in town had a stake. I remember talking to a casino honcho, to one person who eventually made it to Congress. The interim...
Pot entrepreneurs lining up space for marijuana businesses

...have begun approaching interior Alaska real estate agents to inquire about commercial property.Kelli Powers, an associate broker with Century 21 Gold Rush in Fairbanks, has taken a couple of calls and showed space, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
Legislators file first round of bills

...Hughes - Changes the definition of "mortgage loan originators" and exempts nonprofits from mortgage lender and mortgage broker licensing requirements.? HB 13 - Reps. Lynn and Les Gara, D-Anchorage - Requires notice of the postage needed to mail...
Local | AK legislature
Proposal would run Fairbanks borough recycling program as non-profit It pays the bills with donations, a $75,000 municipal grant and by selling high-quality baled recyclables to brokers in Washington.Recycling might make financial sense if the rate for selling bundled recyclables by the ton is comparable to...
19,000 Alaskans fall in health 'coverage gap' of Obamacare" since the Affordable Care Act was put in place for all U.S. residents, according to a report from local insurance broker Kelly Shattuck.Shattuck gave an update on the ACA at Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Although there are...
Smoother marketplace rollout expected

...initial open enrollment.Enroll Alaska, a broker established to help people sign up like marriages or births. The broker has watched as the site has improved and...penalty. People do not have to go through a broker and can sign up on their own.Two providers...
My Turn: Ready to Work for you

...against a well-connected, entrenched incumbent politician. George is not a career politician. He's not a wealthy power broker. He's an intelligent, passionate, family man who's worked hard his whole life and earned his way. George will be a great...


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