Juneau Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Hearing what we want to hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Harry D. Reynolds probably first burst upon Alaska in 1902. A booster/promoter of the first order, he visited Alaska's governor that summer, John G. Brady, in Sitka, then the capitol.

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  2. Walker's courage shines a bright light on legislators' cowardiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Gov. Bill Walker's vetoes Wednesday hurt services and institutions I believe in and cost my family $5,000, and I don't think I've ever been more proud of one of our state's leaders. With his Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend veto, Walker did something unthinkable for a politician: taking the responsibility for lowering the income of every one of his constituents.

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  3. Another long-lost 'Alaskan Bush People' relative headed to Browntown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Just when you think things couldn't get any weirder, a press release comes out with the title "Eighty-Three-Year-Old Disabled Grandmother to Make 7000 Mile Trip Before She Dies to See Estranged Daughter Who is Reality Star in Alaska." The journey is being called "Memaw's Trip to Alaska," and will supposedly follow the mother of "Alaskan Bush People" matriarch Ami Brown as she travels from Texas to Alaska on June 28. According to the press release from her great nephew, who says he's financing and recording the trip , Memaw suffered from a stroke in 2012 and has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

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  4. Into the mild: Tips for planning your great Alaska staycationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    An Alaska staycation is the staycation of a lifetime. In fact, many locals spend their whole lives on permanent staycation.

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  5. Lobbyist forms group to advocate for Port of Anchorage fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dockside cranes that service Horizon Lines vessels stand out against the overcast sky as downtown Anchorage sits in the distance on Monday, August 11, 2014, at the Port of Anchorage. (Erik Hill / Alaska Dispatch News A political group formed recently by an Anchorage strategist and city lobbyist appears aimed at tying reconstruction of the city's aging port to the 2016 state elections.

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  6. Instead of jail, 'Alaskan Bush People' stars will serve time on ankle monitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two "Alaskan Bush People" stars convicted of lying on Permanent Fund dividend applications reported to Juneau last week to serve their 30-day sentences on ankle monitors, an Alaska Department of Corrections spokesman said Monday. Billy Brown, the 63-year-old patriarch of the family, and his 31-year-old son, Joshua "Bam Bam" Brown, were sentenced to 30 days in jail earlier this year after they each pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of second-degree unsworn falsification.

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  7. Interior Department announces annual land payments for AlaskaRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    More than $28 million is headed to rural Alaska communities in payment for their work supporting national parks, wildlife refuges and public lands, the Interior Department announced this week. The funds come as part of a nationwide grant of $451.6 million to 1,900 local governments in the Payments in Lieu of Taxes program.

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  8. Surprise! Legislature adjourns with work undoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Our Alaska Legislature wound down its special session with no bang and barely a whimper. I know you're all shocked to find out that the Legislature has still been in session.

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  9. Alaska lawmakers weigh whether next special session should be in AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Legislative leaders are considering holding the upcoming special session at the Legislature's new Anchorage office building before the lease expires rather than in Juneau as Gov. Bill Walker has proclaimed. But the move is fiercely opposed by some lawmakers, including Sen. Dennis Egan, D-Juneau, who said the Southeast Alaska community has "bent over backwards" to support the Legislature.

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  10. Havelock needs remedial course in gender educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The first is the idea that sexual consent is "murky" or somehow "contextual." It is not.

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  11. Lawmakers have indeed cut the budget; here are the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaskans told us to go to Juneau and rein in spending, control costs, protect vital services and continue to diligently put the state on a sustainable fiscal path. We're well on our way, and with continued diligence, prudence and wherewithal to keep reducing the budget next year to a level Alaska can afford.

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  12. Citing tribal sovereignty, Chickaloon leaders spurn fire marshal's stop-work orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Chickaloon Village Traditional Council is defying an order from the Alaska State Fire Marshal's Office to halt construction on a tribal office building until a state review is done. Chickaloon Native Village officials say the tribe's right to self-governance trumps a stop-work order issued by a fire marshal during a tense encounter last week near Sutton.

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  13. Driver dies after truck smashes into Juneau homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A Juneau man has died after his pickup truck slammed into a home in the capital's Mendenhall Valley Saturday, police said, causing extensive damage but no other injuries. Craig Stephen Temanson, 63, was declared dead at Bartlett Regional Hospital where he was taken for treatment following the 9:30 a.m. Saturday crash, according to a Juneau Police Department statement.

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  14. Juneau man impales bear with truck, keeps on truckingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska State Troopers cited a Juneau man Friday for an April incident in which he said he hit a black bear with his truck but didn't notice the animal lodged under his front axle until the next day. Thomas Willis "struck a large adult black bear" at Mile 16 of the Glacier Highway at around 11:30 p.m. on April 29, according to a trooper dispatch posted online Friday.

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  15. Alaska Gov. Walker to lawmakers: See you in JulyRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker on Sunday made good on his threat to call lawmakers back to Juneau for another special session to work on deficit-reduction legislation, demanding their return on July 11 - five weeks before the primary election. Walker issued his special session call Sunday afternoon, shortly after the Senate adjourned and officially concluded the special session that Walker convened last month.

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  16. In Alaska, justice should be for all of us, not just those who can afford itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from a longer article by Cordelia QiA naaq Kellie, which can be found on the website Nalliq, meaning "to travel side by side," an online repository of stories and poetry about indigenous issues. www.nalliq.com.

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  17. What's actually happening in Juneau? Here's a walkthrough.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Alaska Legislature was supposed to be done in April when lawmakers hit the 90-day regular session limit set by voters in a 2006 initiative. But without compromises on a budget or deficit-reduction legislation, the House and Senate blew 30 days past that deadline - which is allowed under a separate constitutional limit - and are now nearing the end of a 30-day special session.

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  18. Rottich registers back-to-back Mayor's Marathon victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Runners race along the Glenn Highway during the start of the Mayor's Marathon on Saturday, June 18, 2016. The race ends at the Park Strip in downtown Anchorage.

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  19. Alaska Baseball League player profilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    "I've taken a bunch of stuff from a bunch of different players. I don't really try to focus on one player, I just try to take bits and pieces from each one of them because they're all similar.

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  20. Q&A: House Speaker Mike Chenault talks about the gridlock in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Speaker of the House Mike Chenault listens to comments on the House floor on Friday, April 17, 2015. After the Alaska House's Friday floor session, Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, spoke with reporter Nathaniel Herz about the Legislature's efforts to reduce the state's $4 billion budget deficit.

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