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Around town for Wednesday, Jan. 28

...Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-28/today-jan-28
Local
District considers deficit atop deficit

...School board member Andi Story expressed concern that economic equity would be a casualty of a high school activities fee. Low-income families might not be able to afford it. "I would say that I don't want to have an activities fee," she said.If the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-28/district-considers-deficit-atop-deficit
Local
Walker administration won't revisit SB21

...prices. Department of Revenue Chief Economist John Tichotsky said bonding agencies would like to see the state institute an income tax, but "I'm not advocating for that.""We know what's best for the state and we'll continue moving forward doing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/walker-administration-wont-revisit-sb21
State | AK legislature
Gov: Cuts won't be made lightly

...discussing "more traditional revenue options." He did not elaborate on what those might be. Alaskans do not pay personal incomes taxes, and there is not a state sales tax.House Finance Committee co-chair Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, said he believes...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-23/gov-cuts-wont-be-made-lightly
State | AK legislature
Century old law returns to fund forest communities

...territories roughly $330 million annually. SRS funding was intended to offset the lack of funds received by communities dependent on income from national forests.According the Forest Service, between 80-85 percent of the SRS money each community received was...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-23/century-old-law-returns-fund-forest-com
State
Around town for Thursday, Jan. 22

...and Children walk-in clinic, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-22/today-jan-22
Local
Capital City Weekly Calendar

...3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just...3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just...

http://juneauempire.com/ccwfeatures/2015-01-21/capital-city-weekly-calendar
CCWFeatures | Art
Lawmakers to scrutinize budget, pot and Medicaid

...funding formula.Alaska doesn't have a state sales or personal income tax, and Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, said he'd...Medicaid is a program that helps cover health care cost for lower-income people and, like education, is a major budget driver. Walker's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-19/lawmakers-scrutinize-budget-pot-and-med
State
Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...sufficient. That places revenue enhancements firmly on the discussion table."It goes on to list implementing a personal income tax, statewide sales and property taxes and using Permanent Fund earnings as viable options.These kinds of revenue boosters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-21/senators-everything-taxes-pfd-table-fix
State | AK legislature
Around town for Wednesday, Jan. 21

...Infants, and Children walk-in clinic, 12:30-6 p.m., 3245 Hospital Drive, first floor. Free nutrition services for income-eligible women who are pregnant, breast-feeding or just had a baby, and for infants and children up to age 5. Details...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-21/today-jan-21
Local

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