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Alaska Historical Commission awards grants

...interpretive signs. ? Talkeetna Historical Society, community centennial planning.? Kodiak Historical Society, Exxon Valdez oil spill remembered student film project.? Sitka Historical Society & Sitka National Historical Park, Russian America conference...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-20/alaska-historical-commission-awards
Neighbors
House Finance advances gas line bill

...agreements also would not be able to change property taxes on existing oil and gas infrastructure, speaking to a concern of some municipalities...Edgmon, D-Dillingham, said SB138 was probably the most rounded oil and gas bill of this heft that he's been involved in.The...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-20/house-finance-advances-gas-line-bill
State
Thank you from Herring Hop

...keeping the fish chilled; Scott Saline, 'Sea Daddy,' on Katlian for taking charge of the galley, using healthy rice bran oil, and making the best fish 'n chips on the outer coast of SE Alaska, and running the crew like we were fishing, with Dick...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-04-20/thank-you-herring-hop
Neighbors
When drains won't do, Juneau's landfill does

...convenient for Juneau residents and mean less traffic and wait time.City employees will be recycling as much as they can. All fry oil and grease is being shipped to General Biodiesel in Seattle, which will recycle it into fuel, Penor said.The city also has...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-20/when-drains-wont-do-juneaus-landfill-do
Local
Empire Editorial: Gas pipeline should be an American effort, not just Alaskan

...of Lower 48 welders left Alaska, leaving behind a 800-mile oil pipeline and a state determined to never again let "foreign...experts help.Those Texans and Okies helped Alaska build a great oil pipeline. Let's build a great gas pipeline, too.? Empire...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-18/empire-editorial-gas-pipeline-should-
Opinion
Parnell handles range of questions in online town hall

...Gov. Sean Parnell said repealing the state's oil tax system would "kill" oil production.During an online town hall Wednesday...It's meat pizza, by the way.On the issue of the oil tax referendum scheduled for the August primary ballot...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/parnell-handles-range-questions-online-
State | AK legislature
Begich speech focuses on job creation

...state has a challenge ahead to increase oil production to move forward.He said his...done to bring Alaska back to the top of oil production. With North Dakota leading the...Reserve-Alaska and an estimated 26 billion barrels of oil on the outer continental shelf. When oil...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/begich-speech-focuses-job-creation
State
Legislature confirms governor's appointments

...Rabinow was confirmed to the board of the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., or AGDC, 43-17.Washington spent 35 years in the oil industry and worked in areas including pipeline valuation. Critics of his appointment to the board that reviews the tax value...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/legislature-confirms-governors-appointm
State | AK legislature
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...certain elections and other items on the ballot, including a question that asks voters whether they want to repeal significant oil tax cuts passed last year.Beltrami said having the issue on the primary ballot will likely benefit candidates the union supports...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-16/untold-reality-states-minimum-wage-deba
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Separation of Oil and State

...studies, lavish expenditures and excessive oil tax concessions while funding for education...investing in our state. I know what pre-oil days were like for many families. Mine...Alaska desperately needs a separation of Oil and State.My parents fought for statehood...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-15/my-turn-separation-oil-and-state
Opinion

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