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State should listen to public on pesticides

...issues at Ironically, the proclamation comes at a time when Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson is deciding whether to grant a request for a stay and hearing on a controversial permit to aerially spray pesticides...
Mixing-zone change fuzzy for fishermen

...important to risk any loss in consumer confidence," said Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson, on Friday, during a news conference about the new rule. The new rule is a disappointment to the mining industry...
JEDC board to keep incumbent officers

...JEDC's four primary officers were re-elected without objection at the board's monthly meeting on Monday.Kurt Fredriksson holds on to his chairmanship, John Pugh stays on as Vice Chair, Beverly Schoonover is Secretary and Kevin Ritchie...
Alaska Digest

...Washington University, Easton has spent the past 25 years in environmental engineering. Department Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson said Easton's experience with state environmental laws, communication skills and leadership ability will help...
Alaska editorial: State should never back from strict pipeline enforcement

...and the congressional delegation wanted to know why state regulators backed off four years ago. DEC Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson said the state's 2002 order to pig the line was based on fears that sludge might interfere with accuracy of leak...
Klukwan herbicide permit put on hold

...deserved a hearing. "Having reviewed the request, I agree with that concession by DEC staff," said DEC Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson, in Thursday's decision to allow a hearing on the permit. He deferred the case to Judge Terry Thurbon in the...

...Fallon, Nev.Her brother, Andrew Lawson, attended the bride. His sister, Margaret Wilson, attended the groom. Kurt Fredriksson, a close family friend, officiated the wedding and Cooper, the groom's dog, was the ring bearer.The pair...
Coastal management backers, foes present well-honed arguments

...Botelho, chairman of initiative sponsor Alaska Sea Party, presented the case for the initiative. Opposing it was Kurt Fredriksson, co-chair of the Vote No on 2 campaign.Botelho said the state needs a Coastal Management program, and the voters...
Coastal Management debate produces agreement

...the Legislature failed to renew the program about a year ago.Facing off in opposition to the ballot measure was Kurt Fredriksson of Juneau, former commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation and current co-chairman of the...
Commissioner quits, takes job with forest-products firm

...resignation, effective Oct. 25. "We wish her well in her new assignment." Murkowski named Deputy Commissioner Kurt Fredriksson as acting commissioner. Ballard said she is proud of what she accomplished with the administration. In particular...


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