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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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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