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For Walker, Parnell's budget a placeholder

...operating items meets this administration's priorities."Pitney was hired by the Walker administration, replacing former director Karen Rehfeld. She comes from the University of Alaska system, where she worked for more than 24 years, most recently...
Walker names first Cabinet picks

...Cabinet picks - Mark Myers as Natural Resources commissioner and Randall Hoffbeck as Revenue commissioner.Myers is a former director of the state Division of Oil and Gas and U.S. Geological Survey who most recently has served as vice chancellor...
Walker's opening choices are hard ones

...interested in who will comprise Walker's gas line team.One of his first announced Cabinet picks was for Mark Myers, a former director of the Division of Oil and Gas, to replace Joe Balash as Natural Resources commissioner. Balash has been a prominent...
Questioned books came as a surprise

...Barbara Cadiente-Nelson said she requested on numerous occasions to be part of the committee but was rebuffed by former Director of Teaching and Learning Newman."Patty Newman announced at several administrative council meetings that she was...
Letter: Empowered aquatics board would benefit taxpayers

...aquatic operations. An empowered board likely would be more responsive to community needs. Recently, John Hartle, former director of the CBJ Law Department, suggested that Parks and Rec, together with its Aquatic Advisory Board, would afford...
Mine project splits major state industries

...Begich has seized on the issue, saying the mine should never be dug. His Republican challenger, Dan Sullivan, the former director of Alaska's natural resources agency, won't take a position on the project, arguing that the state should make...
AFN 2014: Plea for help

...age to lead normal lives. It has to happen for the Alaska Natives."During the panel discussion, Lenora Hootch, former director of the Emmonak Women's Shelter, thanked Roberts-Hyslop for her words and wondered why things haven't gotten...
Echo Ranch celebrates a 50 year anniversary

...such a horseback riding, zip-lining, even laser tag. "Each director gets a day to speak," said Gary Lidholm, former director of Echo Ranch. Each director gave two presentations, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Each covered...
SB21 adds drops, not gusher in first months

...SB21."Some new oil production takes 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...
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Sealaska announces election results at 2014 annual meeting

...long-term service of retiring President Chris E. McNeil Jr., retiring Executive Vice President Rick Harris, former Director Byron Mallott who did not seek re-election to the board this year, and Director Albert Kookesh who is retiring...


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