Alaska stops Medicaid providers inflation-linked increases

...impactful ways to cut the budget. Still, he said consumers would feel the change.John Cannon is the executive director of Mat-Su Services for Children and Adults Inc., which serves residents with disabilities. He said the nonprofit organization knew a...
Man arrested after dumping gasoline on family after fight

WASILLA - A Wasilla man is being held without bail at the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility after his family accused him of dumping gasoline on them and trying to set them on fire.KTUU-TV reported...
Lewis Law Firm comes to Juneau

...AFT's 8,000-plus membership across the state including chapters in Nome, Bethel, Kenai, Anchorage, Fairbanks and Mat Su. Southeast tourism companies plea with congressLeaders in the tourism business in Southeast Alaska issued a letter earlier this...
What's going on at the Governor's Mansion?

...this spring and has been traveling across the state since the session ended earlier this month.Last week, he visited the Mat-Su Borough and Kenai Peninsula to view wildfires that have burned thousands of acres, said Walker spokeswoman Katie Marquette...
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Sen. Sullivan gets new address

...and 202-224-6501 to fax.Sullivan has six additional offices throughout Alaska in Juneau, Ketchikan, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Kenai and the Mat-Su Valley. All contact information can be found online at
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Mat-Su officials meet with feds over ferry bill

...its failed ferry plan.In all, the Mat-Su Borough received $21.2 million from the...between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage.Mat-Su Manager John Moosey said at a special Aug...government would be a losing battle.Mat-Su attorney Nicholas Spiropoulos said the current...
Troopers: 1 injured in Talkeetna plane crash

...after 5 p.m. Sunday at the Talkeetna airport. Hagge, who was piloting one of the planes, was being treated at the Mat-Su Regional Medical Center.Troopers said 32-year-old Antonio Benavides of Anchorage was flying the other aircraft, a Cessna...
Big Lake man charged with road-rage crash that injured 2

...officers.Two people inside the Ford were injured and taken to Mat-Su Regional Medical Center. Their names and conditions were not...suspended license and disorderly conduct. He was jailed at the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility.He was scheduled for arraignment Sunday...
For schools, cities can't do it alone

...Assembly voted to fund the FY16 budget to the cap and to retroactively add funding for FY15 to meet last year's cap. The Mat-Su Borough Assembly passed $1.35 million increase in education funding. Sitka is planning to increase its seasonal sales tax...
Federal, state estimates agree: Juneau's population is dropping than it did in 2010.According to state estimates, most areas of the state lost residents between 2013 and 2014. Only the Anchorage/Mat-Su region and the Gulf Coast region (Kenai/Kodiak/Valdez/Cordova) posted population gains.


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