Walker weighs in on session, but they are. That's what I call the lost decade. I spent a lot of time in this building saying, "Take (the pipeline) to Tidewater, take it to Tidewater," and everyone was humming "O Canada."Q: You introduced a bill to expand...
In rural Southeast, big ideas for housing assistance

...population, which is expected to double in size over the next three decades."It's all of the baby boomers from the pipeline aging," Sioux Douglas said last week.By 2022, the report suggests that Juneau will need at least 117 more beds...
Thanks for contributing to the Pipeline Skate Park open house

...As a member of the Friends of the Pipeline Skate Park, I was fortunate enough...held to celebrate the reopening of the Pipeline Skate Park. As the "Friends...see how supportive people were of the Pipeline Skate Park and healthy youth activities...
Jury deliberates pipeline false statement case

...prison.The FBI says an agent interviewed Olson in November and January and that Olson acknowledged responsibility for the pipeline explosion on Feb. 15, 1978, east of Fairbanks.The resulting small hole allowed 12,000 to 14,000 barrels of...
My Turn: Blaming oil tax for deficit is wrong changed the way tax credits are issued. Now they are tied to production to provide incentives to put more oil in the pipeline, as opposed to the prior credits which were based on dollars spent. Many of the exploration credits are going to smaller...
Empire Editorial: Bars in our wake

...the ferry as the social equalizer, where Alaskans of all kinds mixed with the drinks.The ferry bar is a place where the pipeline welder and legislative lawyer talk, where a cheechako can meet and get to know someone born and raised in Angoon...
My Turn: Alaska's love/hate affair with government spending

...our only real export is oil. Because it's caused by a global surplus, oil companies have no incentive to fill the pipeline right now, even if they could. Before the Budget Control Act was passed, the feds were pumping $12 billion of borrowed...
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...longer rely on oil to pay their way, as production will never be as high as it once was and "SB21 is not going to fill the pipeline back up.""All hands need to be on deck to work with the governor for the best interest of the state to work on this...
State | Local | AK legislature
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...completion.Other work this winter and spring includes installation of the drill site facilities, power lines and the pipeline. Drilling of production wells will begin in May. About 700 people will be working on CD-5 this winter and spring...
State | AK legislature
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...projects were completed with money left over.Hundreds of millions of dollars in state-funded projects are still "in the pipeline" from prior year capital budgets.Alaska LNG Project proceedsMeanwhile, on the one big project that will really move...


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