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My Turn: Don't wait for Alaska to crash

...Lincoln and find the courage to act before it is too late. ? Fran Ulmer is a former mayor, legislator, Alaska lieutenant governor, UAA chancellor, director of ISER and staff member to Gov. Jay Hammond.
With marijuana deadline approaching, the most pressing issue is likely to go unresolved

...a really careful, fine-tooth comb review," Milks said, and after that review, the regulations go to the lieutenant governor's office for approval.According to Ballot Measure 2, the state has until Feb. 15, 2016 to approve the regulations...
Meet the Nomeite in charge of Alaska's elections systems and cope with the day-to-day personnel turnover and issues faced by all state departments."The lieutenant governor has said that he wants Alaska to have the best elections, so really, I think those are my marching orders...
Kotzebue Diary

...School -- I know I would be intimidated if the school superintendent, principal, vice principal, Alaska's lieutenant governor and several onlookers descended on my classroom. The high school students sit rigid in their chairs listening to...
Empire Editorial: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

...Governor's home and Bennett's staff toured of the Green's Creek Mine, among other outings. It was the goal of the lieutenant governor to show Bennett why the people of this region are so fervent about clean water and why they are ready to fight...
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup well as touring the Taku River, going to see Greens Creek Mine and other activities. Monday, Bennett and Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott visited the Tulsequah Chief mine.The Tulsequah Chief has been leaching acid mine drainage into...
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Sunshine, salmon and the governor

...Democrat. Mallott shook up the election when he announced he was joining the independent candidate Walker as his lieutenant governor. They called it the "unity ticket."Ethel Lund, who helped found Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium...
Parties reach settlement in Native voting rights case

...proposed settlement filed Tuesday calls for the Alaska lieutenant governor's office to hire a full-time employee to administer...saying he was key to resolving the matter."The lieutenant governor, in particular, inherited a very difficult issue...
Mallott ejects elections director

...Josephine "Josie" Bahnke will assume the role starting Oct. 1. Mallott spokeswoman Claire Richardson said the lieutenant governor wants to "have the best elections division in the country," and bringing in Bahnke was "... an opportunity...
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My Turn: State is prepared to walk its salmon talk

...concern. That being said, since I stepped into the role of lieutenant governor, we've participated in over 40 meetings with entities of our natural resources. ? Byron Mallott is lieutenant governor of Alaska.


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