Tuesday, March 12, 2013, Juneau, Alaska – The Alaska Legislature’s Joint In-State Gas Caucus will meet Thursday, March 14 to hear from the sponsors of the in-state gas pipeline bill, House Bill 4, and the state’s agency pursuing the project, the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation. ... Full story
The oil tax debate will dominate this session. You should know the options that are being considered, including the bill I and others filed earlier this month. The first few paragraphs summarize the debate, and read on if you want more information. Here goes. ... Full story
Governor Sean Parnell takes questions from the capitol press corp in Juneau.
SITKA, Nov. 9, 2012 — Every third Thursday in November, tobacco users are encouraged to set a date to quit or pledge to be smoke-free for 24 hours as a part of the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout. To promote this event in the region, the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) Tobacco Program will team up with local partners to offer a variety of events to help smokers quit tobacco. ... Full story
The comet that will make its closest approach to the sun on November 28th, had its picture taken by the Hubble telescope on April 10th. ... Full story