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Smartphone app identifies invasive weeds

...the plant is invasive he then calls the appropriate land manager depending on who owns the property."What we do with...information sent in is first, give to the appropriate land manager," Graziano said. "If it's state land, Department...
Haines: Borough assessor steps down

After six mayors, five borough clerks, and 15 years on the job, borough assessor and land manager Dan Turner is stepping down. Turner, who turns 50 in September, said family and business considerations are behind the decision...
Haines wants the Capitol

...threatening to place a lien on the state Capitol. ``We're ratcheting it up a notch,'' said Dan Turner, assessor and land manager for the borough. Last month Haines sent the state a bill for $969,140, the revenue the borough lost in property...
City puts residential land on the market

...Tuesday that the lots, part of the city's South Lena subdivision, would be sold by sealed competitive bidding. Deputy Land Manager Cynthia Johnson anticipated a high level of public interest. "Lena Point is a particularly beautiful part of our community...
State official says ex-military dump could be dangerous

...being mostly household waste. "All the debris on the site indicates testing equipment," said Layne, the agency's land manager for contaminated sites. The Corps in mid-July plans to excavate the chemical and biological warfare-era dump site...
Correcting column about Bostwick Road

...stated the road will remain open for recreation and other purposes. In fact, the Department of Natural Resources, the land manager for the road, has repeatedly stated that this logging road will be closed to public vehicle traffic at the end of timber...
Fairbanks mayor race near finish line

...a 617-vote lead on Tammy Wilson. Both are members of the assembly. The 61-year-old Hopkins is a part-time land manager at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He says he would keep taxes low while maintaining services. The 48-year-old...
Haines to State: Pay up

...value of the home they live in. ``I was kind of surprised that it ended up being as much as that,'' said Haines Land Manager Dan Turner, who wrote the bill. ``And actually it's a pretty good deal. There's no interest included, if they...
Panel from 'Into the Wild' bus brings in bucks on eBay

...could be considered theft under state law, a state land manager said. The issue of what to do with the bus hasn't...lost or hurt out there," said Chris Milles, a state land manager for the Department of Natural Resources in Fairbanks...
Tourist taxes pass in other Southeast towns

...Of course we've been threatened with lawsuits, so I don't know if that will happen,'' said Haines Borough Land Manager Dan Turner. All told, the new taxes could raise up to $130,000 a year for the Haines Borough, which still won't...


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