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Medicaid expansion sees small increase

...stressed that online applications, whether through healthcare.gov or my.alaska.gov (the same place Alaskans apply for the PFD) are much faster in terms of turnaround."That's the quickest, best way to apply for Medicaid, and then they can track...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-09-03/medicaid-expansion-sees-small-increase
State
Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...for (and in Maxwell's case, received) PFD money in years past.Maxwell, 57, is...providing false information on his 2013-2015 PFD applications. Barela, 44, is facing two...the same charge for allegedly lying on his PFD application appeal paperwork in 2011.The...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-08-12/ex-cop-coastie-accused-pfd-fraud
Local
Woman guilty of fraud ordered to pay back PFD money

...back to the state of Alaska for receiving PFD money when she was ineligible to do so...residents. Baldwin illegally applied for the PFD for herself and on behalf of her two children...for three years and will have to repay the PFD money in that time. She was also required...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-29/woman-guilty-fraud-ordered-pay-back-pfd
Local
Letter: PFD check means a great deal to many

I could not disagree more with the "PFD should not be guaranteed" editorial that published in the Juneau...bunch of politicians, to do with what they want, is humorous. The PFD is a bonus, and should continue to be for living in Alaska. Much...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-02-12/letter-pfd-check-means-great-deal-man
Letters
Researchers: PFD distribution raises number of Alaska deaths

...arrival of the Alaska Permanent Fund dividend (PFD) increases the death rate? That's right, the PFD could be implicated in your premature death later this month. The odds that your personal PFD dice-roll will come up snake-eyes are less...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100209/opi_500172354.shtml
Lower PFD amount does not perturb Juneau ski businesses

Eaglecrest Ski Area holds an annual "PFD Season Pass Sale" every fall, hoping to...than one-third of last year's $1,174 PFD amount. With that extra money from the...have a bit of money left over.But the PFD this year is $878 - less than twice the...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2012-09-29/lower-pfd-amount-does-not-perturb-jun
Not For Web
Anchorage man pleads guilty to PFD fraud

...submitting false statements on his children's PFD applications with the intent to mislead...out-of-state absences on his four children's PFD applications in 2008.Assistant Attorney...Benarroudj's children were not eligible to receive PFD money since they were out of the state of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-05-31/anchorage-man-pleads-guilty-pfd-fraud
Local
PFD bill helps military, but could lead to fraud

...out-of-state will have an easier time getting their PFD checks under a bill that passed the Legislature...intend to return.To continue receiving a PFD, anyone who is still living outside of...out-of-state applicants apply for a PFD after more than five consecutive years of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-19/pfd-bill-helps-military-could-lead-frau
State
Arrest warrant out in PFD fraud case

...been accused of submitting a fraudulent PFD application in his own name in a second...He is alleged to have applied for a 2010 PFD check after giving up his primary residence...on charges he signed and deposited three PFD checks for his three grandchildren, who...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-11-10/arrest-warrant-out-pfd-fraud-case
State
PFD deadline approaching Sunday

...Sunday, meaning eligible Alaskans now have less than a week to apply to receive the annual payment this fall.The deadline for PFD applications is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, March 31, meaning that by the time the clock strikes midnight and Monday begins, the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-03-25/pfd-deadline-approaching-sunday
Local

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