Joel Charles

...around; he touched the hearts of many.Survived by mother Betty R. Charles; grandpa Daniel Charles Sr. ; children Arnold Haube...Priscilla Barr, Terry Charles Jr., Elias Tackabery, Diana R. Austin, Charette Okegawa, Christina Okegawa, Georgianna Okegawa...
Senate keeps pot edibles on the table

...protected.After a long debate, all Republicans except for Kelly and Sens. John Coghill, R-North Pole; Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla; and Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, voted against the amendment. It failed 6-14. Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak...
State | AK legislature
Juneau turns out for budget plea

...general funds from the budget on top of several hundred million dollars in House cuts, Finance co-chair Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, said at a news conference Monday morning. The state is facing a $3.5 billion budget shortfall next fiscal year...
State | AK legislature
Alaska Senate reverses some cuts to University of Alaska system

...said Senate Finance co-chair Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, chair of the subcommittee somebody else."Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, chair of the House Finance...budgets.Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, said the hope is that subcommittees...
State | AK legislature
A 'devastating' attack on airwaves

...and four television stations serving the state - was zeroed out in a Senate Finance subcommittee led by Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla."My kids grew up on Big Bird and Electric Company - there won't be any more of that - but my main concern is life...
Bill to limit corporation role in alternate project advances

...critical to the discussion. But Giessel, R-Anchorage, said she hadn't asked them...Walker's letter.Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, said he hoped that parties could...of agreement over the weekend.Chenault, R-Nikiski, has said he has been pressing...
State | AK legislature
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...nickels and dimes," Sen. Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, said last week.One of last week, Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, offered his point of view...January, Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, told a crowd at the Dena'ina...
State | AK legislature
Juneau team wins Southeast MATHCOUNTS competition

...Construction; Deb Allen; Kinney Engineering, LLC.; Kurt and Linda Hulteen; Loundsbury & Associates; NANA Worley-Parson; R&M Consultants, Inc.; RSA Engineering, Inc.; and The Boutet Company. Leadership at the local levels of the MATHCOUNTS...
Three things to watch

...In her sponsor statement for HB 163, Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, says school fundraisers are confined to "selling...on ferries and in court or other public buildings. Gattis, R-Wasilla, said in her sponsor statement that $9.1 million...
State | AK legislature
March indictments

...contraband in the first degree for having marijuana in a correctional facility on Jan. 6. That's a 'C' felony.? Ernest R. Johnson Jr., 27, was indicted on one count of failure to register as a sex offender in the first degree for failing to file...


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