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Lights out on future cell towers?

...lighted towers to come into conformance as possible ... a year or 18 months after this is adopted," Assemblywoman Kate Troll said. "I feel that the issue that's come repeatedly before us is the lighting issue."Assemblywoman Karen Crane...
My Turn: Honor Hammond by repealing SB 21

In case you missed it, July 21 was officially former Gov. Jay Hammond Day. Many young Alaskans or those new to Alaska are probably saying, "so what?" right about now. The "so what" for me is that Gov.
Eaglecrest board gives ice rink cold shoulder

...brings in a little more than half that in revenue."I think we should wait and study this," he said.Assemblywoman Kate Troll said it was clear the rink wouldn't work under the Eaglecrest board."On first blush, I thought this made a whole...
Opinion: Alaska's environmental standards aren't the best in the world

Editor's note: Kate Troll's columns will begin publishing less frequently, about once per month, due to other commitments. "Alaska has some of the most...
Family of teen killed on Auke Lake sues city, two others

...Peterson said at the meeting. The ordinance was narrowly adopted 5-4, with Karen Crane, Loren Jones, Jesse Kiehl and Kate Troll voting against.The complaints against Herring and Miller stem from the allegation that the two "owed a duty of care...
Results favor Troll in areawide race

Former Ketchikan Borough Assembly member Kate Troll appears to have edged out Bill Peters for the areawide...typically those do not swing a race."It looks like Kate Troll will be serving in the areawide Assembly seat," Peters...
Only one contested seat in upcoming local election

...elections. All seats up for election were uncontested until Kate Troll filed to run against Bill Peters for the areawide seat...Board)? Bill Peters (Areawide Assembly member)? Kate Troll (Areawide Assembly member)? Mary Becker (District...
Water, sewer fees will rise in 2015

...balancing ... on the back of the people" and he would prefer increases of 3 percent for both utilities.Assemblywoman Kate Troll made a motion to begin the increase Jan. 1, rather than the Sept. 1, 2014, which was written into the original ordinance...
Assembly approves city, schools budgets

...rink's full-time positions into part-time jobs.Before the group officially approved the budget, assemblywoman Kate Troll attempted to amend it in several ways. All of the amendments but one were voted down. The sole accepted amendment reduced...
Forest Service will get public's help as it drafts logging plan for Tongass

...public); and Keith E. Rush, who will represent national and regional environmental organizations. Assemblywoman Kate Troll is an alternate and would represent federal, state and local governments.The first meeting will take place the week...


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