Lawmakers plan work on marijuana bills over interim

JUNEAU - Alaska lawmakers say they will continue working on marijuana bills over the interim. Rep.
Photo: Boxing up another session

Molly Carver, a legislative aide for Rep. Les Gara of Anchorage, fills boxes at his office on the fourth floor of the Capitol building in Juneau on Monday. The Alaska Legislature is continuing their work beyond their 90 day session to pass the state operating and capital budgets.
State | Local
Dog-loving lawmakers address pet custody

JUNEAU - Pets can get caught in the middle of messy human relationships, and some Alaska lawmakers want to ensure that the state protects them in law, not just practice.
State | AK legislature
Dog-loving lawmakers' bill addresses pet custody in divorces

JUNEAU - Pets can get caught in the middle of messy human relationships, and some Alaska lawmakers want to ensure that the state protects them in law, not just practice.Rep. Max Gruenberg, D-Anchorage, a family practice lawyer, has had judges sign off on agreements between divorcing couples about what to do with their animals, including who kept a cat, and joint-ownership of a sled dog team.
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Educator Spotlight: Molly Box

Molly Box has done more than teach; she's expanded help to expand student's...Juneau with her husband, Steve, and their two children, Nikki and Corey, Molly grew up in Minnesota, where her two favorite people in the world live - her...
Watts duo wins Heart of Hospice races

...Rieselbach 54, F, 30:4646 Ken Cesar 68, M, 31:1147 Ike Puustinan 8, M, 31:1548 Kevin Pustinan 37, M, 31:1649 Molly Hillis 41, F, 31:3750 Sophie Lager 28, F, 32:2151 Kimberly Metcalfe 65, F, 32:3152 Jaymie Collman 10, F, 32...
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...Wilt Chamberlain, with 31,419 points, held the record since his retirement in 1973.1992 - Stanford, led by junior guard Molly Goodenbour, wins its second women's basketball championship with a 78-62 victory over Western Kentucky.1993 - Donald...
House approves marijuana control board legislation

JUNEAU - The Alaska House passed legislation Tuesday that would create a new board to regulate marijuana. The bill, from Gov. Bill Walker, would create a five-member marijuana board that would share staff and resources with the state alcohol board.
State | AK legislature
Lawmakers discuss right-to-die legislation

JUNEAU - During an emotionally charged hearing Thursday, lawmakers heard personal testimony from individuals who believed a loved one would have benefited from the right to choose to die with the help of a physician.
State | AK legislature


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