AARP is accepting nominations for community service award

...Alaskans who are using what they've learned in life to make a difference in the lives around them," AARP Alaska State Director Ken Osterkamp said.AARP Alaska Andrus Award for Community Service nominees must meet the following eligibility requirements...
Former mine manager convicted of Clean Water Act violations a $10,000 fine. The recommended sentence includes the possibility of prison time.Bureau of Land Management state director Bud Cribley in a statement said the agency supports responsible development at the mine."We are working closely...
Lunch and Learn events at state Capitol raise questions

...resource-related topics. Over the years, he said, they have proliferated and veered toward advocacy.Jeremy Price, state director for Americans for Prosperity-Alaska, said the speaker at last week's Medicaid expansion Lunch and Learn, a senior...
Volunteers in Service to ? Alaska

...working on those programs and see what I can do in my time here."VISTA has 53 host sites in Alaska, said Alaska State Director Kirsten Franklin-Temple, with just over half in areas with a population of less than 10,000."The ideal is...
Juneau resident gets state director appointment

A former Juneau Assembly member has been named the state director of the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing.Sara Chambers has led the Department of Commerce, Community...
State | Local
Juneau Assembly approves big hike in local tobacco taxes; e-cigarettes also covered

...she would ideally like to see a zero percent starting rate among teenagers.Visiting from Anchorage, the Alaska state director of the American Cancer Society, Emily Nenon, agreed that e-cigarette use has increased among youths."We are...
Sweeney stepping down as Murkowski state director

...campaign last fall is stepping down as her office's state director. Murkowski said in a statement Friday that Kevin...campaign representative. He is set to stay on as state director for a few more weeks to lead the search for his replacement...
Regional News
BLM Appoints Deputy Director, Operations

Mike Pool, a former BLM California State Director has accepted the position of Deputy of Director for...the present. Prior to that, as BLM-California State Director, he oversaw 15.1 million acres of public lands...
Murkowski announces campaign changes

JUNEAU - The state director for Lisa Murkowski's Senate office is taking a leave of absence...he's done an outstanding job reaching out to Alaskans as her state director and understands the state and its constituencies well.
Alaska security director says bin Laden was not only threat, America must continue readiness

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's state director of homeland security said Monday the death of Osama bin Laden will not mean an end to vigilance against terrorism in America's...


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