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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...
Pot symposium in Colorado draws Alaska officials

...longer arresting people."The list of invited speakers at the Colorado conference range from the governor to the state directors of marijuana enforcement and marijuana coordination.Grace Jang, spokeswoman for Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, said...
My Turn: Obamacare latest assault on Alaskans

...the law has hurt Alaska enough - and it will continue hurting us for years to come.? Jeremy Price is the Alaska state director of Americans for Prosperity. He lives in Anchorage.
Inaugural Juneau Extra Tough 5K walk/run a success

...are grateful for the candidates and public officials who came to show their support of NAMI Juneau: Albert Wall, State Director of the Department of Behavior Health; Byron Mallott, candidate for Lieutenant Governor; Tom Williams, candidate...
Humane Society offers reward in dog hanging

...offering a reward of up to $1,000."This was an incredibly brutal attack," said Michael Haukedalen, Alaska state director for The Humane Society of the United States. "We are really hopeful that by offering a reward, somebody in the...
'TODAY Show' at glacier attracts 1,500 fans

...Morales marveled at the beauty of Juneau and said her visit was like a "bald eagle convention."Before the show, state Director of the Division of Economic Development Joe Jacobson said the "great piece of PR to see what Juneau and Alaska has...
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...
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Furthering entrepreneurial spirit, innovation

...leaders can further support businesses' entrepreneurial spirit and innovation.? Beth Pendleton is the regional forester with the U.S. Forest Service Alaska Region. Jim Nordlund is Alaska state director of USDA Rural Development.
Murkowski: Plan to have Alaska aid cleanup is dead

...transferred out of federal ownership, according to testimony provided to state lawmakers earlier this year by BLM-Alaska State Director Bud Cribley. Cribley said BLM was monitoring conditions at 41 legacy well sites.In his budget plan, President...
Let's scrap the income tax and the IRS

...visit: IF YOU UNDERSTAND IT, YOU WILL DEMAND IT.? Americans for Fair Taxation's Alaska State Director Wiley Brooks is a retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. and a retired real estate broker. He can be reached at alaskansforfairtax...


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