3 things to watch in the Legislature

...effective bill. But he said it's also important to see what a special investigator tasked with looking into the guard issue has to say - a public report from the investigator isn't expected until after the legislative session is scheduled to...
Special investigator will look into Guard allegations the process of hiring a special investigator to look into the handling of sexual...approved by Walker.Jang said the investigator will look into allegations of sexual...into the Guard scandal. Jang said the investigator will be more of a fact-finder and...
McGuire waiting for investigator's report

...The chairwoman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Monday that it makes sense to wait for the findings of a special investigator before delving into allegations of sexual assault and other misconduct within the Alaska National Guard.Sen. Lesil McGuire...
Pope Francis at 2-year mark a misdemeanor charge of failing to report a priest who had child pornography on his computer. Francis sent a Vatican investigator to the diocese, but has taken no public action.___THE OPPOSITIONTraditional Catholics attached to the old Latin Mass...
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NASA set to launch 4 spacecraft to solve magnetic mystery

...sensor-laden booms are extended a few days into the flight, each spacecraft could span a baseball field.Principal investigator Jim Burch from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio said measurements will be made down to the electron scale...
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As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...HB69Establishes the Board of Child Custody Investigators, a seven-member board to set rules to become certified as a child custody investigator in Alaska. (Think of them as private investigators in divorce cases.) HB70Adds land to the Creamer's Field Migratory...
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Walker names investigator

...Guard against other members. Walker first mentioned the investigator during his State of the State speech Wednesday."Let me...could aid in the investigation to email Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 586-1821...
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Walker names National Guard investigator potential wrongdoings perpetrated by members of the Guard against other members. Walker first mentioned the investigator during his State of the State speech Wednesday."Let me assure you that the perpetrators will be brought to justice - face...
JMR member receives award

...Petersburg when he led a technical team from JMR, along with an Alaskan State Trooper and a Federal Aviation Administration investigator, to the site of an aircraft crash. In an environment of limited resources, steep hazardous terrain, no communications...
Off the Beaten Path: To extinction and back, the shaggy saga of the muskox

...the 1850s to the early 1900s, Copper Eskimos on Banks Island, while salvaging iron and wood from the abandoned ship the Investigator, killed most if not all of the island's population. Others suggest a combination of factors, including disease, weather...


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