Legislature confirms fish board incumbents

...the administration."Johnson, of Dillingham, was appointed last year after the legislature did not confirm former member Vince Webster. He was confirmed earlier this legislative session.Jensen has been on the Board of Fisheries since 2003, Jeffrey...
Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...previously free-market Republicans to suddenly find God and religion and want a minimum wage increase is purely political," Vince Beltrami, president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, told the Empire Tuesday.In 2002, the Legislature passed a bill to increase...
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Kensington topples Island Pub in JAHA championships

...Timothy Steffen led the tier with 16 goals, Bankowksi 14 and Nelson 12. AA's Patrick Lammersen led with 11 assists, HI's Vince Grochowski 10, AA's Bankowski, HI's Joe Weems and AA's Matt Dubois 9 apiece. Steffen led the tier with 24 points...
Minimum wage may get booted from ballot

...It's such a cynical attempt to thwart the will of the people," he said. During a hearing last Saturday, Flanagan and Vince Beltrami, president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, urged members of the House and Senate judiciary committees to not consider a...
State | AK legislature
Today in sports history

...the first player with consecutive seasons of at least 50 goals since Pavel Bure did it with Florida in 2001 and 2002.2007 - Vince Carter and Jason Kidd are the first teammates with triple-doubles in the same game since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen...
Union opposes Legislature taking up minimum wage

...state's largest labor union told lawmakers Saturday that they would oppose the Legislature trying to raise the minimum wage. Vince Beltrami, president of the Alaska AFL-CIO, made his remarks during a joint hearing of the House and Senate Judiciary Committees...
State | AK legislature
Vince Beltrami
Seattle still feels sting of loss in Atlanta

...during his coaching career where the disappointment has lingered for Pete Carroll.A certain national championship game where Vince Young tormented Carroll's USC squad came to mind. So did a losing trip with the Trojans to Oregon State one season.And...
Author Vince Welch to make two local appearances

Portland-based author Vince Welch will be in town next week for two discussions centering on his latest book, "The Last Voyageur: Amos Burg and the Rivers...
NBA Capsules

...Orleans with 19 points, and Brian Roberts had 17.Monta Ellis led Dallas with 23 points, seven assists and four steals, while Vince Carter scored 17.TRAIL BLAZERS 124, NETS 80PORTLAND, Ore. - Will Barton had a season-high 20 points and career-high...


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