Board director resigns over appointment

...process has been turbulent since January, when Walker appointed former United Cook Inlet Drift Association Executive Director Roland Maw without her consultation. Following the subsequent withdrawal by Maw on Feb. 20 after criminal charges were filed against...
State | AK legislature
What's happening this week

...Saturday, March 21, JDHS auditorium. Contemporary dance led by Emmy Award-winning choreographers Jamey Hampton and Ashley Roland, BodyVox combines dance, theater and film. Part of the JAHC's Concert Series. Details: Dance...
Letter to the Editor: Chime in on Chuitna

...the rest of Alaska do have at least one thing in common: Fish come first. No, this is not about the Board of Fisheries or Roland Maw. It is about a proposed coal mine on the far side of Cook Inlet that would destroy a watershed that supports all five species...
Speak up for safety in honor of Workers' Memorial Day ensure worksites meet empirically-based safety regulations. In 2011, University of Michigan ? Ann Arbor researcher Roland Zullo analyzed the relationship between construction industry fatalities and union density (union members as a percentage of...
Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...year. Johnstone represented sport fishing interests.Walker had nominated Ruffner to the position following the withdrawal of Roland Maw for consideration. Maw, who is currently being charged with criminal license violations in Montana, faced similar scrutiny...
State | AK legislature
Gov forces House's hand after canceled confirmation vote

...conservative groups, said Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage.Others, including Board of Fisheries appointee Roland Maw, have also dropped out of the running amid controversy.Gardner addressed Richards' appointment in a Wednesday morning...
State | AK legislature
UCIDA pres.: Maw doesn't oppose state-managed fisheries

Recent Board of Fisheries appointee Roland Maw's relationship with the state government has been mischaracterized, according to the president of the fisheries organization...
State | AK legislature
Panel postpones confirmation hearing for fish board nominee

JUNEAU - The House Resources Committee has delayed a confirmation hearing for Roland Maw's appointment to the state Board of Fisheries.Committee co-chair Dave Talerico, a Republican from Healy, said the hearing...
State | AK legislature
Chenault questions Fish and Game process

...Speaker Mike Chenault on Friday questioned the nominating process for Fish and Game commissioner and the treatment of finalist Roland Maw by the Board of Fisheries.The boards of fisheries and game met Wednesday to send a list of commissioner candidates to...
Former fish board nominee charged with wildlife violations in Montana

...JUNEAU - A former nominee to the Alaska Board of Fisheries has been charged with misdemeanor wildlife violations in Montana.Roland Maw, a Kasilof commercial fisherman, has been charged with seven counts related to purchasing resident sporting licenses...


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