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My Turn: Protection for wolves indirect, speculative

The U.S. Forest Service awarded the Big Thorne timber sale to Viking Lumber of Klawock last October.
My turn: Alaska needs help opening ANWR

...editorially, doing what was best for Alaska. Sen. Ted Stevens put it well recently when he observed many of our newspapers and broadcast outlets of today have become critics more than advocates. Frank H. Murkowski is the governor of Alaska.
State Briefs

...the meantime, she's feeling well and doing fine." Governor directs DMV to leave offices open JUNEAU - Gov. Frank H. Murkowski on Tuesday directed the director of the Division of Motor Vehicles to look for better ways of gaining operating...
My Turn: Correct choice for the Tongass

...fact, in ANILCA Congress prohibited any study of new wilderness in Alaska without prior congressional approval. Frank H. Murkowski is the ranking member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Ted Stevens is the ranking member of...
Pressure on for pipeline fix

...a factor in the state's raucous political scene, where some recent polls have suggested that Republican Gov. Frank H. Murkowski, who ordered a blanket hiring freeze in state government on Wednesday, is running third in a three-candidate...
Precinct results for contested races in primary election

...L Heikes 3 Merica Hlatcu 1 Frank H. Murkowski 67 Sarah H. Palin 25 Sound...L Heikes 2 Merica Hlatcu 0 Frank H. Murkowski 16 Sarah H. Palin 11 Lieutenant...L Heikes 0 Merica Hlatcu 1 Frank H. Murkowski 18 Sarah H. Palin 24 Lieutenant...
New ballot irks voters

...Kookesh Republican Party ballot U.S. Senator: Ted Stevens Mike Aubrey U.S. House: Don E. Young Governor: Frank H. Murkowski Wayne A. Ross Eric E. Wieler Brad Snowden Lieutenant governor: Sarah Palin Gail Phillips Loren D. Leman Paul...
Primary at a glance

...Tuesday's primary. More results are on Page 6. Ballot Measure: preferential voting No 60,088 Yes 33,938 Governor Frank H. Murkowski 43,798 Republican Fran Ulmer 25,598 Democrat Don Wright 806 s Lieutenant governor Loren D. Leman 18,166 Republican...
My Turn: ACES needs to be rewritten to protect Alaska's revenue stream

Former president of Conoco Philips Alaska, Kevin Meyer, recently told the Alaska Journal of Commerce the reduction in the flow of oil through the Trans Alaska Pipeline System, or TAPS, would reach a critical point by 2015. Because of ice and wax build up that will occur in the line at its current pumping capacity, TAPS as presently configured cannot continuously pump oil when the flow declines below 300,000 barrels per day. Alyeska's figures show that this point will be reached in 2018-2020 if nothing is done to increase the pumping capacity of TAPS.
Grand giveaway

...architect of this grand giveaway? Why it is none other than want-to-be next Alaska governor, our very own Sen. Frank H. Murkowski. Take a look yourself at his bill S2222 if you don't believe it. Murkowski is the definition of the need for...


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