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Alaskans to celebrate Marmot Day

...squirrel that was recognized by the Legislature due to its presence across parts of Alaska. Republican state Sen. Linda Menard, of Wasilla, introduced the bill to honor the marmot, which was signed into law by then-Gov. Sarah Palin in 2009...
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House approves Feb. 2 Marmot Day Marmot Day. The bill was sponsored by state Sen. Linda Menard, a Republican from Wasilla. Her husband, the late...joked that the measure sparked tension between Sen. Linda Menard and another Mat-Su senator, Charlie Huggins. He...
Election focus shifts to November, Senate control

...defeated, the election focus shifted Wednesday to November and the fight for control of the Alaska Senate.Sens. Linda Menard, R-Wasilla, and Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, lost their respective GOP primaries in races Tuesday where their participation...
Mat-Su Mayor Curt Menard dies

...and retired dentist, is the husband of state Sen. Linda Menard, R-Wasilla. On Monday, Menard spoke of him during...for a special touch as I know you love him more," Linda Menard said. Menard's legislative staffer Michael Rovito...
Alaska $150M Knik bridge proposal moves forward

...forward in the state Senate despite concerns over costs. The sponsor of the funding bills, Wasilla Republican Sen. Linda Menard, was the only member of the Senate Transportation Committee to give unqualified support Tuesday for the controversial...
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Tuesday marks first-ever Marmot Day

...Day, Feb. 2, passed through the House and Senate and was signed by Gov. Palin," said Marmot Bill sponsor Sen. Linda Menard, R-Wasilla. "As it happened, I filed this bill out of my love for tourism and local hire." Because there are...
Girl Scouts celebrate 100th birthday by starting first honorary troop in Alaska

...will be established in the 49th State. Inaugural Members of Honorary Troop 49 will include Senators Bettye Davis, Linda Menard, Lesil McGuire and Cathy Giessel, Representatives Anna Fairclough, Berta Gardner, Sharon Cissna, Lindsey Holmes...
Meet Marmota, dubbed Marmot Day, falls on the second day in February every year and was backed by Wasilla Republican Sen. Linda Menard. She hoped the state would use the day to create educational activities around the animal, and it was more fitting...
Primary to set tone for November races

...GOP challengers, trying to cast themselves as the more conservative alternative to Republican incumbents like Sens. Linda Menard and Lesil McGuire, the issue boils down to whether they believe their desire for more limited government and less spending...


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