Plaintiff says they won't appeal ballot lawsuit ruling

...that an emergency order allowing the ticket was valid, he said Monday.Plaintiff Steve Strait said, however, that state lawmakers should enact a permanent regulation to address a legal "train wreck" - the label used by Superior Court Judge John Suddock...
City bands together against property crime

...if they had experienced theft against them. Voices in the crowd asked for more help from the Alaska State Troopers, local lawmakers, the justice system and their neighbors to come together against the crimes committed against them.Nikiski resident Ann...
Flags to be lowered for former state lawmaker

...lowered to half-staff on Tuesday to honor a former state lawmaker.Gov. Sean Parnell said in a statement that flags will be...who died Friday at the age of 70.The four-term state lawmaker was first elected in 1974, representing Fairbanks. He was...
Kohring withdraws to help Sullivan in Senate race

JUNEAU - Vic Kohring, a former state lawmaker who pleaded guilty to a federal corruption charge in 2011, has withdrawn his candidacy for U.S. Senate in the interest of getting...
My Turn: Be ready to play legislator for a day

This November when you go to the polls, you will be a lawmaker - not just an elector.As a voter, you do pick a U.S. senator, congressman, governor, lieutenant governor and state representatives...
My Turn: It's a matter of trust; vote 'yes'

...facts" flying around about Ballot Measure 1, which Alaskans will vote on in the primary election this Tuesday. I am not a lawmaker or an oil industry insider. I'm a lay person looking at this issue from an everyday person's perspective. To me, there...
Mayor, lawmakers show support for guardsmen, reservists

...he said."Having been a businessman, I understand their situation," Smith said.The organization asks businesses and lawmakers to sign statements of support for guardsmen and reservists to show they will abide by laws that support military employees...
Board of education to consider regulations

...state board of education will consider regulations surrounding how students can test-out of courses they have mastered.Lawmakers this year passed legislation allowing secondary school students to test-out of and receive credit for courses offered in...
Obama welcomes, praises Ukraine's new leader

...during an emotional address to a joint meeting of Congress, where his remarks were repeatedly interrupted by applause from lawmakers in both parties. While he expressed appreciation for the non-lethal assistance from the U.S., Poroshenko said it was...
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Questions raised about Bristol Bay mine initiative

...Treadwell asked initiative supporter Anders Gustafson when lawmakers would get involved in weighing in on a large-scale mine...Bristol Bay fisheries reserve, its scope could be expanded by lawmakers in the future, Brune said.If supporters of the initiative...


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