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Car accident injures Fairbanks legislator

JUNEAU - A state legislator was hospitalized Tuesday evening following a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Egan Drive and Channel Drive at Salmon Creek.
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Fairbanks lawmaker: Split permanent fund JUNEAU - A Fairbanks legislator wants to parcel out almost half of the Alaska Permanent Fund to residents in one giant dividend and use the rest for state services...
Capitol-bound portrait of Ted Stevens unveiled will continue telling the story of Ted Stevens," he said.Parnell, from Anchorage, said he'd ask the Fairbanks legislators about the image of John Butrovich, one of the notable Alaskans from that city.That's what the Stevens image...
Palin nominee for Fish Board rejected

...portrayed as putting another commercial fisherman in the place of a neutral swing vote - Bonnie Williams of Fairbanks. "Legislators listened to our powerful request and acted in the public's best interests," said Bob Penney, a longtime...
Governor's mansion not immune to Southeast weather, 100-year-old house gets major renovations during their ominous final flight in 1935.Territorial governor John Troy's daughter, Dorothy, married Fairbanks legislator George Lingo in the mansion in the mid-30's. Jay Hammond's daughter, Heidi, married aide and attorney...
House leaders struggle to keep session going

...Resources and Energy Committees to Fairbanks for hearings to try to wins support for Chenault's bill. Several Fairbanks legislators have expressed concerns at the long-term high cost of gas it would bring. ? Contact reporter Pat Forgey at...
Denali Borough mayor to run for House seat

FAIRBANKS - The mayor of the Denali Borough says he intends to run for the House seat held by Fairbanks legislator David Guttenberg. Dave Talerico, a Republican, will file officially next week as a candidate for the House District 8 seat...
New brand of capital move

...he said, and wouldn't save money. While there would be savings in per-diem expenses for Anchorage or Fairbanks legislators, there would be increased per-diem costs associated with moving executive branch employees out of Juneau for...
Cruise industry solicits voters

...he thought it appeared to be a simple misunderstanding. "We made a mistake. It was our fault," said former Fairbanks legislator and Alaskans Protecting Our Economy Chairman Steve Frank. Putting the names on the list was not intentional and...
Voters to decide on 2 initiatives Tuesday

ANCHORAGE - Jay Ramras, a Fairbanks legislator and hotelier, says the Legislature should be run more like a business. Sound off on the important issues at Step one: Put more...


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