Anchorage Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Alaska Business Report Card Ranks 29th State LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- This year's Alaska Business Report Card was recently released, that ranks all sixty Alaska state lawmakers. The grading is based on their support of the 49th State's private business sector, and is published every other year, at the end of the Legislature.

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  2. Alaska Primary Polls Now OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- The 49th State's primary election is just thirteen days away, and early voting has started. Early voting poll locations can be accessed at: .

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  3. Rep. Ivy Spohnholz: "Our Children Are Our Most Important Natural Resource"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK - I sat down with Representative Ivy Spohnholz, who filled the Anchorage District 16 seat of the late and great parliamentarian Max Gruenberg. Representative Spohnholz detailed, "Making sure that we have a fair and balanced fiscal plan, is something that I am happy to work with everybody on; working to make sure that we have a strong education system, is something that I am happy to work with everybody on.

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  4. Governor Walker Discharges Bruce Schulte From Marijuana Control BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Governor Bill Walker recently discharged Bruce Schulte from the Marijuana Control Board. Walker's spokeswoman Grace Jang stated that board members serve at the Governor's discretion, and determined it was time for a change, according to the AP.

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  5. Mat-Su Assembly Meeting Set To Examine $5.7 Million Veto LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Matanuska-Susitna Borough Manager John Moosey is managing Governor Bill Walker's school bond debt reimbursement veto, which amounts to $5.7 million-dollars in lost revenue. During a recent meeting, Moosey resumed the authorized 2017 Borough budget, and suggested to slash $4.58 million-dollars from it.

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  6. Ak D.C. Delegation Applauds F-35 AdvancementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK-Alaska's D.C. Delegation offered the statements below today in a press release, regarding the U.S. Air Force's announcement, that the initial F-35A squadron is now able to conduct a spectrum of combat missions, referred to as Initial Operating Capability . U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski detailed, "This is a great step forward in our efforts to bring two squadrons of F-35s to Alaska.

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  7. "Make It Monday" Forum Features ML&P GM Mark JohnstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK-Today's "Make it Monday" forum featured ML&P General Manager Mark Johnston, who discussed the past, present and future of the electric company. Johnston detailed that one large plant can result in a single point of failure.

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  8. U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan Spearheads Palmer Wellness SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan is spearheading a Wellness Summit, which vies to combat the heroin and opioid epidemic. The Summit will take place at Palmer's Mat-Su College this Thursday, August 4th.

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  9. Commonwealth North To Honor Former Governors Murkowski & KnowlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- This evening at the Dena'ina Center Ballroom, Commonwealth North will present former Governors Frank Murkowski and Tony Knowles, with the 2016 Walter J. Hickel Award for Distinguished Public Policy Leadership. The event kicks off at 5:45 p.m., with dinner starting at 6:45 p.m. Guest speakers include U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, former Lt.

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  10. High School Football Preview: 2016 East ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | KIMO

    In 2015 East High Thunderbirds captured the Cook Inlet conference crown, but fell in the state semifinal to West Anchorage. With the squad holding their first official practice of the season earlier this week, the Tbirds are out to defend their top spot in the conference and their quarterback knows the pressure is on.

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  11. Representative Les Gara: "We Want Stability For Our Foster Care Youth"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Representative Les Gara sponsored House Bill 27, which is a foster care reform law that calls for the Office of Children's Services to work more efficiently, in securing permanent families. Representative Gara detailed, "We have 2,900 foster youth in this state, and they deserve the same chance that everybody else deserves in life-quality education; to go to college or to get job training; and not have to bounce between five, ten, or fifteen different foster homes.

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  12. Officials Say McHugh Fire Started By Campfire Not Put OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | KIMO

    After investigating the cause of the fire for weeks, Alaska officials say a smoldering campfire started the blaze that covered more than 700-acres. Officials say they were able to trace the fire back to the exact campfire where it started.

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  13. Mt. View Boys & Girls Club, Mayor Berkowitz & APD Join Forces For TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz and the Anchorage Police Department, joined forces this afternoon with the Mountain View Boys & Girls Club, for a car wash fundraiser. APD Lt.

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  14. Governor Walker Allows H.B. 156's EnactmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Governor Bill Walker announced that he is allowing H.B. 156 to be enacted. The Bill grants extensive alterations to state education.

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  15. Kenai Peninsula Voters To Determine Sr. Tax Exemption StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Kenai Peninsula Borough voters are set to determine if the borough's optional senior property tax exemption will be eliminated in stages, according to KBBI News. The October municipal ballot will include the query, which was decided during Tuesday's Kenai Assembly meeting.

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  16. Flood damage causes temporary closure of public assistance officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | KIMO

    Flood damage following a recent rain streak in Anchorage has caused the temporary closure of a state public assistance office. According to the Associated Press, the department of health says it's public assistance office on Muldoon Road will be closed until early next month.

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  17. U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Endorses Senator Murkowski's Reelection CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce traveled to Alaska this week, and endorsed U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski's campaign for reelection. Our Senator stated of the support, "When you think about those organizations, those entities that are making things happen around the country; I look to our nation's Chambers; whether it's the Anchorage Chamber here, whether it's the Alaska State Chamber, whether it is small Chambers around the country; these are businesses large and small, coming together to help bring about these jobs and economic opportunity that we all seek.

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  18. Budget Breakdown Part IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- On July 18th, the State Senate officially concluded the Fifth Special Session, after the House previously adjourned, without achieving any concrete fiscal solutions. Governor Bill Walker detailed, "I was surprised.

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  19. Anchorage Assembly Authorizes First Marijuana Cultivation License & Bans TSP SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- During last night's Anchorage Assembly meeting, marijuana horticulture site Dream Green Farms, was granted the first cultivation license within the municipality. This marks the initial application to be approved by Assembly Members.

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  20. New construction of affordable housing aims to bring life to section of SpenardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KIMO

    The corner of 36th Avenue and Spenard Road was most notably where the old PJ's Strip Club once stood. It's now a construction site that will soon be home to a 33-unit mixed use building.

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