Young not in running for Speaker of the House

...spokesman Matt Shuckerow said by phone Thursday morning that Young has "no intention to seek the office or run."As the sole delegate from Alaska - far removed from Washington, D.C. - it would be difficult for Young to serve both Alaskans and the national...
Empire Editorial: Don Young - Alaska's wayward delegate

...Oct. 1 fisheries debate in Kodiak. Unfortunately, it's become common to read about another gaffe from Alaska's lone delegate to the House of Representatives.As an elected official, as a senior Republican member of the U.S. House, as someone...
Juneau grad is Alaska's delegate to national science camp

...Lia Domke will soon be headed to West Virginia as an Alaska delegate to the National Youth Science Camp. The camp will host 116...Molly Royer of Ketchikan was also selected to be an Alaska delegate to the camp. For more information on the event see: www...
Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion,' says pope

...of granting forgiveness for an abortion in the hands of a bishop, who could either hear the woman's confession himself or delegate that to a priest who is expert in such situations.Now, Francis is making it possible for women to bypass this formalized...
Nation and World
Heueisen named Alaska delegate in Recovery Rally

Juneau resident John J. "Joe" Heueisen was recently selected to be Alaska's "Recovery Delegate" and will join thousands of individuals and families in recovery, treatment partners and advocates from all 50 states and the...
What Alaska's Congressional delegation thinks about the Iranian nuclear deal

...Alaska's Congressional delegation released announcements with their opinions. Each item is taken from an email sent by that delegate: Sen. Lisa Murkowski"If today's agreement is 'historic' as some are claiming, it's still very much unknown if the...
Emergency halibut bycatch cut sought

After a motion failed at the North Pacific Fishery Management Council by a single vote with an Alaska delegate absent, another effort is underway to reduce halibut bycatch in the Bering Sea in the face of rapidly sinking catch limits for...
Mary Elizabeth Pusich

...Daughters of America and the Douglas Alter Society. She was honored as Grand Marshall for Douglas in July 1978. Mary served as a delegate at the Democratic State Convention in 1987 and was selected by Senator Ted Stevens to participate in the U.S. Senate Senior...
Photos: Central Council convenes

Juneau delegate Edward Hotch dances with others during the Grand Entrance to the 79th Annual Tribal Assembly of the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska at the Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall on Wednesday.
Alaska's highest court hears Pebble case

...citizens, including a former state first lady and constitutional delegate, owe legal fees after losing a case challenging permits for...former Alaska first lady Bella Hammond and Alaska constitutional delegate Vic Fischer.They sued the Alaska Department of Natural Resources...


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