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Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...deductions allowed for tanker costs from Valdez and transportation costs through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.Because...gross revenues" tax, allowing deductions for transportation costs but not production costs.The change to a net...
My Turn: Support Delta to ensure cheaper Juneau airfare

...contributing factors to the high cost of living in Juneau is transportation. Airline competition could reduce our transportation costs.Juneau has had airline competition in the past (e.g. Delta, Wien Air and Mark Air). Alaska Airlines reduced...
My Turn: Some view progress as a distraction of commerce. A road would open up opportunities for even more local business to expand or start up. Lower transportation costs, not to mention more reliable and faster service, will also encourage more competitive prices on products that...
Chief Petty Officers Association cancels Seniors Dinner Unfortunately, we were unable to raise the combined funds necessary to support the food, venue and transportation costs this year."The dinner was first organized in 1974 and more than 450 seniors and caregivers attend the annual...
Preliminary education task force report answers few questions

...include. Cost estimates, evaluations and comparisons of everything from pension, health care, energy and pupil transportation costs to core academic requirements and the base student allocation were listed as items that should be in the task force's...
Task force co-chair says more info on the way

...created the task force set specific goals for the final report to include data and analysis of energy and pupil transportation costs, core academic requirements and more. Such a comprehensive report about Alaska's education system hasn't...
My Turn: A lifelong Alaskan's vision for creating a sustainable Alaskan economy

...partially fund Medicaid care and infrastructures ? Build well equipped small clinics in rural areas to reduce transportation costs. 2. Food & AgricultureOrganic food and proper nutrition can remedy the unsustainable situation caused by...
Andrea Story

...Many agencies and service groups work with our schools: providing healthy breakfasts; the Assembly paying for transportation costs for homeless students; and business donations to support volunteer drug testing program. I would like to see...
Three things to watch for in the Legislature

...the operating budget, while the Senate takes the lead on the capital budget.EducationA number of proposals related to education are scheduled for hearing, including measures that would make adjustments for student transportation costs.
Anchorage hospitals finding ways to retain nurses a stint of 13 weeks or more -- to fill gaps.They pay a high cost to do it. With agency fees, housing and transportation costs included, the hourly rate to employ a traveling nurse is about 26 percent higher than for a staff nurse, Doyle...


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