Joseph Washington Betit

...For 54 years while Joseph was in the service and in State and Federal employment, they lived and raised their seven children in...from the U.S. Army, States of Alaska and Vermont, and the Federal Government were honored with his prose as they left public...
Martha Jacobs Benzel age 42, went back to college for accounting, and worked for the Corp of Engineers, receiving recognition by becoming Federal Employee of the Year. As her children grew, she became more active in Native politics and was on the Tlingit and Haida Anchorage...
Troopers, Coast Guard search for missing Wrangell boater

WRANGELL - State and federal responders are continuing to search for a Wrangell man overdue from a boating trip.Alaska State Troopers say 53-year-old...
Federal program gives tribes access to criminal databases

SEATTLE - Federal officials on Wednesday launched a new...restraining order was never sent to the federal criminal database used to check criminal...Justice Information Services Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The program...
Thousands of federal drug inmates set for early release

WASHINGTON (AP) - Thousands of federal inmates serving sentences for drug crimes...commission, an independent panel that sets federal sentencing policy, estimated the prison...drug offenders, who are roughly half the federal prison population.Reform advocates have...
Nation and World
Injunction against federal water rule may expand

BISMARCK, N.D. - A federal judge in North Dakota is allowing arguments...administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some smaller...infringes on their sovereignty. The federal government said the new rule clarifies...
Public Hearing to be held on federal wolf hunting, trapping season closure

The Federal Subsistence Board has received a release, to close the 2015-16 Federal hunting and trapping seasons for wolves...prompted enter the passcode; 12960066. The Federal Subsistence Board is committed to providing...
Federal dollars to help tribes combat meth use, suicide

ANCHORAGE - Alaska tribes and health providers are using federal dollars to combat methamphetamine use and suicide.The federal Indian Health Service awarded Alaska Native Tribal Health Corp. $200,000 out of the $1.6 million that was set...
North Dakota judge grants hearing on federal water rule

BISMARCK, N.D. - A federal judge in North Dakota has ordered a...effort to block a new rule that gives federal authorities jurisdiction over some state...jurisdiction of those agencies under the federal Clean Water Act.The law goes into...
Attorneys argue powers during hearing on federal water rule

...D. - Attorneys argued over state and federal powers for more than four hours Friday...Friday.Dan Derke, an attorney for the federal government, said North Dakota's objection...even a ditch or puddle could fall under federal regulations. Derke said the law aims...


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