New citizens, new rights, responsibilities heading in the right direction. "We thank you for making that commitment," Smith said, on behalf of Sens. Begich and Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young. "(We) look forward to working with you as we keep this country healthy, strong and focused...
Empire Editorial: Protect Alaska seafood by banning Russian imports

...ban.If Alaskans are serious about helping peace efforts, an embargo would be a good first step, and we fully support Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Sen. Mark Begich, and Rep. Don Young in their move to make it happen.? Empire editorials are written by the...
Letter to the Editor: Dan Sullivan doesn't respect privacy

...face. Yet they are even more extreme when compared to our current Senate delegation's positions.Sen. Mark Begich and Sen. Lisa Murkowski opposed Hobby Lobby and support contraception. They voted for the Violence Against Women Act and are supporting legislation...
New housing to ease Coast Guard shortage

KODIAK - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski helped break ground for a new Coast Guard Base Kodiak housing facility.Vice Admiral Charles Ray, the commander of...
Two rescued off West Glacier Trail

...The search began at about 10:30 p.m., and the two hikers were located by 11:40 p.m., troopers said. Aponte, and Lisa Stengel, also 25, reported being cold when found but otherwise uninjured. They were escorted back to the trailhead.Ten to...
Environmental groups sue over Big Thorne sale

...but massive old growth sales like Big Thorne... are contrary to achieving this goal," the release stated.U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski voiced "guarded optimism" about the "already-overdue" sale and chided conservation groups "determined to stop...
My Turn: 'Yes' vote gives Alaska time to get it right system to encourage investment in Alaska and provide a healthy revenue stream to serve Alaskans. Please vote "Yes."? Lisa Weissler is an attorney with expertise in natural resource law, specializing in oil, gas and mining law and coastal management...
Death notice: Lisa Sarabia

Helen Florence Williams Sarabia passed away Aug. 7, 2014. She was 88.
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My Turn: Hurray for Democrats! Hurray for Republicans! Love, your BFF, Big Money

...Big Corporations is Byron Mallot, the co-chair of Senator Lisa Murkowski's write-in campaign a few years ago. In case status on federal contracts if Joe Miller was elected to Lisa's seat. "Let's make history!" they cheered. And they...
Sarah Palin endorses Joe Miller in Senate race

...and win."Palin endorsed Miller, a tea party favorite, during his unsuccessful Senate bid in 2010. Miller upset Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the GOP primary that year but Murkowski waged a historic write-in campaign to keep her job.This latest endorsement...


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