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In rural Southeast, big ideas for housing assistance

...centers, like the one Youmans hopes to build, and at least one private home exists in Juneau.Julie Delaplain bought a Juneau house in 2009 after she realized the need for senior living. She now accepts up to three seniors at a time, people completely...
Chenault questions Fish and Game process

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Friday questioned the nominating process for Fish and Game commissioner and the treatment of finalist...
Not done yet

JUNEAU - House and Senate negotiators on Tuesday worked toward resolution on an education bill that's been prolonging the legislative session...
State | AK legislature
House speaker pushes for minimum wage bill

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Thursday said legislative passage of a bill to raise Alaska's minimum wage would guarantee that wages...
State | AK legislature
Chenault to propose AGDC amendment

JUNEAU - House Speaker Mike Chenault on Monday said he plans to propose allowing out-of-state residents to serve on the board of directors...
State | AK legislature
Rep: Legalized pot will bring 'unintended consequences'

JUNEAU - House majority members on Thursday were asked about the potential tax revenues for the state should voters approve an initiative this...
State | AK legislature
Bill would reject pay raise for governor, others

JUNEAU - House Democratic lawmakers announced plans Friday to introduce legislation that would reject proposed pay raises for Alaska's governor...
State | AK legislature
Austerman: State facing tough budget questions

JUNEAU - House Finance Committee co-chair Alan Austerman said the state can't cut its way to prosperity, and legislators will have to make...
State | AK legislature
Kerttula hopeful for coastal zone bill this year

JUNEAU - House Democratic leader Beth Kerttula says she's hopeful that legislation will be introduced this year to re-establish a coastal...
State Briefs

...the state's contribution toward health benefits - from $630 to $705 a month. About 2,000 ASEA members live in Juneau. House OKs rental car tax JUNEAU - The state House approved a bill Monday night to impose a tax on rental cars and recreational...


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