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Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...think difficult times sometimes call for new solutions."Ortiz was put on the House Transportation and House Fisheries committees, which he said is a good fit for the district he's representing. He's from Ketchikan, where he has worked...
State | Local | AK legislature
Panel postpones confirmation hearing for fish board nominee

...House Resources Committee has delayed a confirmation hearing for Roland Maw's appointment to the state Board of Fisheries.Committee co-chair Dave Talerico, a Republican from Healy, said the hearing was cancelled Monday after there was a lot...
State | AK legislature
Record pink harvest creating market glut

...reported."The 2013 pink harvest was the largest on record," said division director Joe Jacobson before the House Fisheries Committee this month. "It's led to a glut of supply and it will probably, there will be downward pressure on prices...
Invasive species bill advances in House

...invasive aquatic species moved out of the House Fisheries Committee Tuesday and will now come before the House Resources...sponsor statement, Seaton, who chairs the House Fisheries Committee, cited the infestation of a Sitka harbor with...
Chinook fund bill debated

After some discussion about broadening a bill before the House Fisheries Committee that would create an endowment fund to support research into Chinook salmon, legislators decided Tuesday to keep the proposed...
My Turn: Southeast Alaska's sea otters: The restoration of an ecosystem

...consequences of the return of sea otters to Southeast Alaska. Venues included a symposium, a briefing to the House Fisheries Committee, radio interviews, seminars, student and faculty meetings, and a Fireside Chat. Those who took advantage of...
Alaska legislative leadership excludes Interior

...Kelly. Kelly lost his re-election bid Tuesday. House Democrats this weekend released committee assignments, and it appears Fairbanks might wind up with more representatives on the special Fisheries Committee than on any other panel.
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...and Rec Adult Basketball Team Registration, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Assembly Chambers. Details: 586-5226. Fisheries Committee, 5:30 p.m., DIPAC. Free Class on Becoming a United States Citizen, 5:30-7 p.m., every Wednesday...
Tongass official explains importance of wild salmon

...forest, tell me a forest that is," said Medel.The Lunch and Learn presentation was sponsored by the House Fisheries Committee and catered by Abby's Kitchen. Thursday's event was lightly attended due to overlap with a rally outside the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...during the season, said Liz Cabrera, an aide to Rep. Bill Hudson, a Juneau Republican who chairs the House Fisheries Committee. Share this page: Print Email Digg Twitter Yahoo! StumbleUpon Archives Commercial fishing closures in parts...


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