Alaska Senate reverses some cuts to University of Alaska system letting the fish off the hook," Kelly said. "If we don't fund it, it's over, and (the business) will go to somebody else."Rep. Tammie Wilson, R-North Pole, chair of the House Finance subcommittee on the universities, said in a Thursday...
State | AK legislature
Styling at Gold Medal

...Dybdahl said. "I am more of an advisor. If you don't have game by the time you get to Gold Medal, it is too late for somebody to coach you into a good game. I am just trying to get the best out of them. I told every one of the teams that it is a privilege...
Symphony conductor candidate #3 to lead concerts

...perspective but also in building relationships with area businesses, and donors and supporters of the symphony. running into somebody who says 'I loved that concert last week.'"Briggs Roberts also said his initial rehearsals with local musicians only solidified...
Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG's methods, what would you suggest as an appropriate course of action to combat global climate change?A: I'm somebody who has been a true believer in "all-of-the-above" energy. The best way you can deal with lowering CO2 emissions is...
State | AK legislature
Tattoo parlors find plenty of customers on Kenai Peninsula

...others may want a tattoo to honor a deceased friend or family member."It's such a privilege and honor to be able to give somebody something that will go to their grave. It's a great feeling," Curren said. "Nothing beats it."While tattoos are increasing...
A short-term fix with potential long-term problems

...wouldn't need help or services. "I was very grateful not to feel alone or judged in that time," she said. "And having somebody come into our house meant that even when I was exhausted I could still access help."Landau wishes the program extended past...
State | Local | AK legislature
Walker wants agencies to review cybersecurity

...complies with some standards," Sniffen said. "Because now, I don't know that there are really any standards. When you tell somebody, Look, you need to protect information, what does that really mean? How far do you have to go to really protect it...
State | AK legislature
There's a license plate for that

...quite often," especially when the Legislature tries to make new license plates."Sometimes you're further along than somebody else is (on their bill), so you stop (and) redraw it so you can put theirs in it because they hadn't thought of it soon...
State | AK legislature
Good Samaritans band together to help car crash victims

...paramedics and cops got there, I figured my job was done."He added, "If it was family or myself stuck there, I'd just hope somebody else would do the same."? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at
Uber suspends ride-sharing service in Anchorage unresolved issues," Sullivan said. "I think they provide a good service, but our challenge is: If you are paying somebody to take you from point A to point B, you do have to follow some regulations."Taxicab permit owners oppose allowing exemptions...


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