A big night in the arts

...awards are co-presented by the Alaska State Council on the Arts and the Alaska Humanities Forum in coordination with the Office of the Governor.Here is a brief description of the nine Alaskans who will be shaking Walker's hand. Governor's...
Walker appoints three to cabinet

...placeholders.Ron Taylor, acting commissioner for the Alaska Department of Corrections, was officially appointed to the office, as was Department of Fish and Game interim Commissioner Sam Cotten.Chris Hladick was appointed commissioner of the...
Shocked: VPSO accused of using Taser on 11-year-old

...contacted by the Empire on Friday. The office referred the Empire to the Juneau...multiple times Friday. No one was at the office, likely because they were either...on patrol. The Empire also called the office - the city's office provided the...
Cooperative Extension's Juneau open house scheduled

...and land-grant universities. Extension offers programming in Southeast on gardening, 4-H, home energy, nutrition, food preservation, family finances and emergency preparedness. Call the office at 523-3280 for more information.
Empire Editorial: An ounce of prevention

...enough from Barrow to Ketchikan that it can't be ignored. Few things are as deplorable as preying on child victims.The Office of Children's Services reported 2,296 allegations of child sexual abuse directed at 1,118 victims in 2013. Forty...
Pipeline coordinator office to close

JUNEAU - The office of the federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects...Federal coordinator Larry Persily said he plans to have the office shut down by the end of February.The office was created in a 2004 law aimed at helping advance an...
Alaska officials investigate bite from illegal wolf hybrid

...was a bite," Beverly Ausick, manager at Coshok's told the Alaska Dispatch News. "But she is going to be OK."The Office of Special Prosecutions, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, the state veterinarian and the Municipality of Anchorage Animal...
Rasmuson Foundation offers grants to artists by 11:59 p.m., March 1. Applications sent by mail must be postmarked by March 1. Applications delivered to the office must be received by 5 p.m., February 27.Eligible applicants are Alaska residents of two or more years who have...
Legislators file first round of bills

...system for elective state executive and state and national legislative offices; repeals the special runoff election for the office of U.S. senator and representative.? HB 18 - Rep. Josephson - Extends health insurance subsidies to close the "health...
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Federal Subsistence Hunting and Trapping Regulations to change

...locations may be found at You may call the Office of Subsistence Management at 800-478-1456 or email with your questions.


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