Air Force official touts Eielson assets at scoping meeting

...Pole and had one scheduled for Thursday in Delta Junction.Basing F-35s at Eielson would move about 3,000 active duty personnel, contractors, civilians and dependents to the base, increasing Eielson's population to about 10,000 people, Winkler...
Alaska Open Meetings Act has long history

...adverse effects on the finances of the government unit if the information were immediately made public or when discussing a personnel matter that could harm the reputation of an employee.In order for a board to legally convene in executive session, the...
Major piece of anti-IS strategy is stalled strike a bargain with Iraq's deeply alienated Sunni population, from which the extremist force is drawing money and personnel.President Barack Obama expressed hope in September that a new Iraqi government led by Prime Minister Haider Abadi "understands...
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Lawmakers amend marijuana crimes bill

...used a new approach to legalize recreational marijuana and update state laws.Another change would allow emergency services personnel younger than 21 to enter a marijuana business if services are needed there. The committee also discussed other underage employees...
State | AK legislature
B shift rescuers make A+ save in frigid Gastineau Channel

...kind of fell into place."They had a lot of help: the victim's friends and bystanders who called 911, the 12 other CCFR personnel who arrived on scene later, three JPD officers, a community service officer and the U.S. Coast Guard, which was en route...
Pope Francis at 2-year mark its work. But commission members are drafting proposals to protect children from predator priests, educate church personnel about the problem, and hold accountable bishops who cover up for pedophiles.On that last point, Francis has something...
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Tanker spews flammable liquid after Houston crash

...cleanup effort, deferring to the Coast Guard for any assistance they may need to provide.The land office was providing personnel and equipment, spokesman Jim Suydam said. TCEQ could assist with water sampling and monitoring of air quality if the Coast...
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Budget proposal could ground some aircraft

...and rescue helicopters and a plane capable of prisoner and personnel transports.An Alaska House subcommittee denied a $ a lack of funding for trained and certified maintenance personnel, either on staff or on contracts, Kelly Howell, director...
State | AK legislature
VPSO who Tased Kake kids will not be charged

...investigation."Central Council's policy is not to comment on personnel matters regarding its current or former employees, except...though, he concluded no crime was committed."This is a personnel matter, not a criminal matter," he said.Even if it was...
Eliminating ferry bars

...bartenders" (we're actually 10, and not all full-time) getting relatively as much annual compensation as the top 39 personnel in management, with our little list getting $1.1 million in compensation and benefits compared to their $4.2 million...


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