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Billy Frank Jr., tribal fishing activist, dies

...foundation for the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission - a coalition of salmon-treaty tribes of which Frank served as chairman.The decision had a sweeping impact on other tribes in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere as it triggered other treaty rights...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-06/billy-frank-jr-tribal-fishing-activist-
State
Alaska House approves $9.1 billion operating budget, rejects Democratic amendments

...education, transportation and natural resources," said Rep. Alan Austerman, R-Kodiak, the finance committee co-chairman.The proposal, which must be passed by the Senate, reduces general fund spending by about 13 percent compared to the current...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-14/alaska-house-approves-91-billion-operat
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Protecting Alaska from misguided federal oversight

...D.C. have a deep misunderstanding of the cost of doing business in Alaska.Under the leadership of its former Chairman, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) initiated an effort to "modernize and update" the Universal Service Fund...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-08-07/my-turn-protecting-alaska-misguided-f
Opinion
Commission hears testimony on racism

...The evening session gave the commission its first detailed look at the "pain and injustice" that the commission's chairman, the Rev. Chuck Eddy of Anchorage, predicted it would encounter. People who spoke said intolerance permeates Alaska...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071901/sta_Racism.shtml
News
Readers need correct info

...to the capital city is because it will make Juneau more accessible by reducing the cost of transportation. Using accurate numbers when you write your articles should not be too much to expect. Win Gruening Chairman The Alaska Committee Juneau

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081205/let_20050812018.shtml
Opinion
Alaska Digest

...session created the Advisory Commission on Local Government. Senate Majority Leader Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, is the chairman. The commission will work over the next four months to develop recommendations for legislative options that could help struggling...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090705/sta_20050907013.shtml
News
Local Briefs

...IFA ferry will not come out of Alaska's annual share of federal highway funds, said Tom Briggs of Craig, the IFA chairman. The new appropriation supplements $2.25 million approved by Congress in 1998, Briggs said. Along with a local match...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120401/Loc_briefs.shtml
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...moved to the House Finance Committee, where it will probably get a hearing, said Rep. Eldon Mulder, finance co-chairman. The Anchorage Republican said it was less probable that the measure would get a vote before the committee. The Senate...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032100/Loc_mackie.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...LoBiondo, R-N.J., in an April 27 briefing paper for members of the Coast Guard subcommittee, of which he is chairman. The Transportation Committee's action may be encouraging for the Coast Guard, but it is only an authorizing committee...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052001/Loc_Move.shtml
Empire Editorials: Fluoride facts shaky on both sides of debate

...a study proving fluoride is safe. Such a study was never produced, according to William Bart Rozell, commission chairman. The oft-cited March 2006 National Academy of Sciences fluoride report also shows inconclusive information about the substance's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093007/opi_20070930001.shtml
Opinion

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