My Turn: Ryan budget means harsh cuts for Alaskans

...billionaire Wall Street financiers that Rep. Young and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan rub elbows with, it is not a declaration on your side.Young is not chairman of any committees, nor will he ever be again due to corruption probes...
Masters watch

...Nicklaus said.The dinner is only for Masters champions and club chairman Billy Payne."That was the only disappointing thing for her...players from 22 countries participated.NIKE OUTLOOK: Nike chairman Phil Knight has high hopes for the World Cup in Brazil this...
Alaska Dispatch to buy the Anchorage Daily News for $34M

...Alaska's diverse communities and all of their contributions to McClatchy over the years," Kevin McClatchy, the company's chairman, said in a statement. "However, this sale not only makes sense from a local ownership perspective, but it also allows...
Education funding fix passes House, moves to Senate

...Republican Gov. Sean Parnell.During a press availability Tuesday afternoon, Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage and co-chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, also said the Legislature may wait to find a long-term solution for the retirement program...
State | AK legislature
Pentagon to investigate alleged Guard misconduct

...Col. Christian Rofrano, the chief counsel of the National Guard Bureau, and Maj. Gen. Wilton Gorske, assistant to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff for National Guard matters, said Parnell spokeswoman Sharon Leighow said. The scope of an investigation...
Fun tournament, cloudy future for NCAA've opened a Pandora's box that will generate problems, questions and concerns for decades," says Arthur Miller, the chairman of New York University's Sports and Society program. "It may be the end of the NCAA. It certainly will reduce the power...
Senate panel considers dual track tenure system first in and first out for new teachers even if some of them have proven they are rock stars," Wilson said.Committee Chairman Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, said teacher tenure is a means of protection for many teachers."One teacher at the high end...
State | AK legislature
Feds: No listing for Southeast herring

...Speegle said, explaining the six-year lapse between beginning the study and Wednesday's announcement.Mark Rorick, chairman of the Tongass chapter of the Sierra Club, which was the former Juneau chapter, said he was disappointed with NOAA's decision...
Arts conference will bring together Alaska's creative souls

...lovers should not wait any longer to plan to go to Anchorage in early May for "Latitude 2014: Alaskan Arts Convergence."? Brown serves as Chairman of the Alaska State Council on the Arts, and is an attorney who lives in Juneau.
Off the Beaten Path: The flux and flow of caribou

...hunts in ways that minimize negative effects on populations, such as targeting bulls and passing on cows.Joe Tetlichi, Chairman of Canada's Porcupine Management Board, was reported saying in the Canadian Press: "We have no control over weather...


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