Man's 'terrorizing' break-in ends with a guilty verdict

...Tuesday for violently breaking into the homes of two city employees and scaring them.The jury announced the verdict against Kevin R. Wilkins at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday after hearing testimony and arguments in Juneau Superior Court Monday and Tuesday...
Juneau testifies against budget cuts

...One woman, who committee co-chair Rep. Steve Thompson, R-Fairbanks, called "bold," even said she is "willing to...subcommittee on natural resources, chaired by Rep. Lance Pruitt, R-Anchorage, approved a budget last week that would nearly eliminate...
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Daylight saving time bill springs forward

...ask the U.S. Department of Transportation to consider moving part or all of Alaska to Pacific time.Sen. Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, originally proposed the bill to end daylight saving time in Alaska, then introduced the amendment to consider...
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Guard taps Dunbar to help rewrite military justice code

...D-Anchorage, and the House Judiciary Committee, chaired by Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, have introduced similar bills.Dunbar received 41 percent of...the November election and was defeated by incumbent U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska.
Capitol hosts controversial Medicaid speaker

...discussions of Medicaid in Alaska, issuing a report called "Why Medicaid Expansion is Wrong for Alaska."Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, sponsored and promoted the event. Medicaid is a hot topic right now, he said."It's a piece that's being discussed...
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House Minority advocates for more hours of public testimony

...that has more dramatic impacts than we've seen in more than 20 years," he said.House Finance co-chair Rep. Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said after the Juneau hearing that the committee is also "concerned" about not having enough testimony opportunities...
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Around town for Thursday, March 5

...if you are a minor, you'll need a parent's permission because some games are rated "M." Details: Greg Frank at shooting with the Juneau Archery Club, 6 p.m., 5670 Montana Creek Road. Bow rentals are...
Photo: Nageak returns

Rep. Benjamin Nageak, D-Barrow, right, is greeted by Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, at the Capitol on Monday. Rep. Nageak left the House Chambers last Tuesday after experiencing pain from a recent...
Limits proposed for gas line group in alternate project

...together."House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, introduced legislation that would...Legislature does," said Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, adding later: "We are trying...House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, and a co-sponsor of Chenault's...
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