Walker backs off on Juneau session call

...them into Juneau, but neither will he give his blessing to hold session outside of Juneau."Construction in the capitol building is one reason the House and Senate majorities have given for calling floor sessions in Anchorage. Sen. Dennis Egan...
Local | AK legislature
Photo: Boxing up another session

Molly Carver, a legislative aide for Rep. Les Gara of Anchorage, fills boxes at his office on the fourth floor of the Capitol building in Juneau on Monday. The Alaska Legislature is continuing their work beyond their 90 day session to pass the state operating and capital budgets.
State | Local
Photo: 5th grade at the Capitol

5th grade teacher Kayla Harmon, brought her class of 29 students to the Capitol Building Friday, April 10. The students had a 20 minute meeting with Governor Walker and Lt. Governor Mallot in the Cabinet Boardroom.
Small aircraft lands on Capitol lawn

...the open-air aircraft, which sported the U.S. Postal Service logo and landed about half a city block from the Capitol building, as a "gyrocopter with a single occupant." About two hours after the device had landed, police announced that...
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Around town for Thursday, April 16

...Drive, Apt. G-49. Free.Alaska Primary Care Association rally, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., steps of the Capitol Building. Fourth Street between Main Street and Seward Street will be closed to all vehicular traffic during these times...
My Turn: Stand up and stop the crazy education cuts that it took months before I could comfortably share stories with curious friends. While I found many in the Capitol building to be professional, there were many who were not. I was cursed at, laughed at, ridiculed, received a threatening...
Pure Sole: Sometimes, you have to accept help city right now.My doctor said that 75 percent of those in combat with this opponent are sparring at the Capitol Building.That doesn't bode well for my team as my captain/star/guru/significant other is on the goal line of that...
Street closures Thursday for Choose Respect rally

...closed to vehicle traffic Thursday for the Alaskans Choose Respect rally.The rally starts at noon in front of the capitol building on Fourth Street. Fourth Street will be closed to vehicle traffic 30 minutes prior to that, at 11:30 a.m...
Legislature's special session could take place away from Juneau

...special legislative session of up to 30 days."He cited the seismic retrofit construction going on in Juneau's Capitol building during the interim as another reason to have the session elsewhere.The resolution states there's "a strong possibility...
State | AK legislature
Medicaid rally scheduled for lunch hour Thursday

The Alaska Primary Care Association is scheduled to hold a rally on the steps of the Capitol building from noon to 1:15 p.m. Thursday, April 16.Fourth Street between Main and Seward streets will be closed to all traffic beginning...


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