Connie Layne Tonsgard McFadden Sitka in 1971 where she met and married her husband William R. Tonsgard Jr. Connie worked with her husband in the construction...Jezzabelle Nashoanak. She is survived by her husband, William R. Tonsgard Jr., and her children, Stacey Williams, Jeff Beck...
Photos: Session continues

Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-Fairbanks, left, speaks with Senate President Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, during a session called at the Capitol on Sunday.
Lawmakers plan work on marijuana bills over interim

...on marijuana bills over the interim.Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, R-Anchorage, said the House Judiciary Committee, which she chairs...members want it on there.Senate Majority Leader John Coghill, R-North Pole, said lawmakers will also work over the interim...
My Turn: Anger over education cuts are justified

...this sentiment from Sen. Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, when explaining that she's...least one hearing on Rep. Paul Seaton's, R-Homer, modest income tax proposal? Judging...Instead, according to Sen. Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, this idea is a "red herring...
Softball, hard play for crosstown rivals

...for three innings (43 P, 12 TB, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K).TMHS junior Taylor...going 2.2 innings (52 P, 15 TB, 7 H, 8 R, 6 ER, 2 BB, 1 K) and Harp relieved for four (81 P, 35 TB, 6 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 5 BB, 3 K, 1 HR).Bates and...
Leaders raise potential of budget vote without reserve draw

...those pots.House Finance Committee Co-Chairman Mark Neuman, R-Big Lake, said he didn't think there was much appetite to...budget that expresses those values in both ways."Chenault, R-Nikiski, said he hoped to still reach the three-quarters...
Autopsy: College student died from head injuries

...remains were found nearly three years later in a remote field about 15 miles from the city.In 2006, a jury convicted a local handyman, John R. Myers II, of Ellettsville, in Behrman's murder. Myers is serving a 65-year prison sentence.
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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...
My Turn: The brokenness of Alaska's legislative priorities

...just a set of numbers" Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) recently said when revealing a federal...their employers. Alaska Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, paints a perfect picture two years ago. Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, is another example from the...
Opinion | AK legislature
Juneau powerless in bill

...had been legislation of its own, brought by Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau.In the House Finance committee, Munoz's bill, along...Energy Project bill. Senate Finance co-chair Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, said the bill came to them as a "Christmas tree...
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