Time for tee of golf can suck you in so fast," Juneau Golf Club president Steve Burnett said. "I used to think it was a stupid game...That is the biggest draw."That draw has attracted former president Gerald Ford and former professional Ken Venturi, among others...
My Turn: Invading Iraq wasn't our worst mistake

...Iraq in the first place, saying it's the root cause of the problem. The fallacy in that view is that it would mean that President George H.W. Bush and his people are to blame for the present disaster. Certainly, there is some truth to that, but to...
State wants mediation over Medicaid billing

...Commissioner Bill Streur sent a letter to the company's president, demanding a corrective action plan. Streur said health...who requested them.In April, David Zirl, a senior vice president with Xerox Government Healthcare Solutions, said Streur's...
Elder shareholders rejoice on their land

...transferred titles to Alaska Native regional corporations and more than 200 local village corporations in 1971, outgoing Goldbelt President and CEO Bob Loiselle said land distribution wasn't always fair with regard to financial benefits."All corporations received...
State proceeding with Knik Arm bridge demolitions

...demolition of the homes, but not the old motel, which the community council has deemed a potential nuisance.Community Council President Stephanie Kesler said the homes should be used as rental properties until the project receives the federal funding it would...
Big Oil almost erases decline for FY 2014 see; oil tax reform is working," said Kara Moriarty, president and CEO of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association. "More 2018, according to Scott Jepsen, the company's vice president for external affairs.BP Exploration Alaska, which operates...
Exploring history

...brown bag lunch lecture led by Delavault and Laperouse Society president Henri Colombe at noon Monday - Bastille Day - at the Captain Philippe Fichet Delavault and Laperouse Society president Henri ColombieWhen: Noon MondayWhere: Alaska State Historical...
Native Corp. board member takes issue with Sullivan endorsement

...unique step" of endorsing a U.S. Senate candidate. The release quoted board chairman Crawford Patkotak and corporation president and CEO Rex Rock Sr. touting Sullivan, a former state attorney general and Natural Resources commissioner, as the best...
Lawmakers approve $500K furniture budget

...000 for each office."I would contrast that with the Eagle River offices, which were over $21,000 a copy," he said.According to Hawker, the Senate president and House speaker will be in charge of their own furniture selections.
Sports Briefs

...offer James, the four-time league MVP, a maximum contract ($20.7 million).James, who met in Las Vegas with Miami president Pat Riley, has not announced where he will play next season. He is scheduled to attend the World Cup final in Brazil this...


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