Board considers candidates for Permanent Fund 'pope'

...spent most of their time discussing the intricacies of investments, while Rogers said he views those details as being the primary responsibility of the corporation's chief investment officer. The executive director, he said, is the one who should...
Iowans who sought to draft Christie in 2011, back him again

...time around Christie has more political baggage, like the George Washington Bridge scandal - and heavy competition. The primary race is packed with nationally known elected officials like Bush, the former Florida governor; Rubio, a Florida senator...
Nation and World
Denali: New name, same park

...that, not only are they potentially putting themselves at risk but they are also impacting that animal.Buses are the primary means for most visitors to see the park, since the road is closed to most private vehicles during the main summer season...
Letter: Issues with fireweed editorial

...previous coverage, information provided in interviews and in writing within the last week to an Empire reporter, and even the primary document used in the Assembly decision, the Planning Commission's Findings of Fact.Patricia OBrien, Mark Kelley...
Amid Trump bombast, Carson rises

...percent respectively.It should be noted the poll found that 63 percent said they could change their minds before the primaries begin with the Iowa caucuses in February.Yet it was just one of several in recent days that feature the political...
Nation and World
Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board recruiting new members

...looking for applicants with knowledge, experience and interest in outdoor recreation and grant-funded programs.The primary role of the ORTAB is to assist in evaluating grant proposals for the Recreational Trail Grant and Land and Water Conservation...
Cruz blames prez for climate of violence against police

...because the billionaire draws so much attention.Cruz shrugged off suggestions he's having to defend his home state in the primary race. Asked before the rally about his rivals making frequent Texas trips, he said he's got "a tremendous base...
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Razor-lined boxcar marks Hungary's new border

...they would need to disembark at the first stop and board a bus for a registration center. Officers told the AP that the primary goal was to ensure that a record was created for every new arrival in Germany, not to permit people to travel rapidly...
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Fireweed yields tasty treats from Kenai bees

...The weed is especially prosperous after a wildfire, earning it the iconic name.Skipwith refers to fireweed as the "primary honey crop" on the Kenai Peninsula.It is the most fed upon species for the honeybees kept by local beekeepers from...
NFL is feeling pressure finding a LA solution

...possibility that the Chargers or Raiders could bow out. The Raiders would be the most likely of those two to do that, as the primary concern of owner Mark Davis is hanging onto his team. It might be that the easiest way to do that is by staying put...


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