Alaska Editorial: Political ads focus on trivia, not real issues

...experience with Alaska issues. He served both as the state's attorney general and the Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources, positions which require great familiarity with the state's unique challenges.If it were solely the candidates...
Top 5 races to watch in the West

...the top five races to watch in the West this year:Alaska Senate. The race clarified last week when former Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan won the Republican primary. That sets up a great general-election matchup with...
Election Day turns into night of the Sullivans

...Despite a campaign fraught with accusations of being an "Outsider," former Alaska Attorney General and Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Sullivan beat his other Republican adversaries to likely clinch the U.S. senatorial nomination...
My Turn: Alaskans are and will be better off under SB21

...development of ACES, and now as the commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources who helped craft Senate Bill 21.In 2007, we developed...come.? Joe Balash is the commissioner of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.
My Turn: Repeal SB21, bring back ACES

I'm voting "Yes" on Ballot Measure 1 to repeal SB 21, the so-called More Alaska Production Act. On Aug. 5, 2014, Alaska Dispatch News published an article by reporter Richard Mauer titled, "'Facts' are debatable in oil tax warfare.
SB21 adds drops, not gusher in first months

...years to come online, said Bill VanDyke, a private petroleum engineer and former director of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources' Oil and Gas Division."You wouldn't see (a return on) that in six months' time or five months' time...
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Advocates: Tailings dam breach a warning for Alaska

...current-day cost of about $25 million per year.Jack DiMarchi, Large Mine Project Manager for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources, said the dam break hasn't impacted Alaska's approval of KSM, as the mine's tailings facility isn't...
State amplifies response to KSM mine

...operators and organizations have been calling for, or take another approach to address Alaskans' concerns.Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Joe Balash, Alaska Department of Fish and Game Commissioner Cora Campbell, and Department of...
My Turn: Waiting to hear from Parnell on transboundary mines

...Nass rivers has stated that all the concerns from Alaska have been met. The lead agency for Alaska, the Department of Natural Resources, was involved in the Advisory Group process for more than a year, reviewing the 35,000-plus page environmental...
My Turn: Alaskans can't afford not to elect Mead Treadwell to the US Senate

...I have gotten to know (or have closely observed) Sen. Mark Begich, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, former Department of Natural Resources commissioner Dan Sullivan and former magistrate Joe Miller.I met Treadwell my first year by Juneau and have...


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