Last week Gov. Sean Parnell announced that he intends to pursue construction of the Knik Arm bridge with state and federal funds. The project, managed by the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority (KABATA), with an estimated construction cost of well over a billion dollars, was the subject of a scathing legislative audit last year.
Committee Substitute makes significant structural change to Progressivity among other changes
The United States Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG) will release a new report, â€œFollowing the Money 2012: How the 50 States Rate in Providing Online Access to Government Spending Data,â€ evaluating each state on how well it provides spending information online and assigning them with â€œAâ€ to â€œFâ€ letter grades.
In partnership with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Alaska Communication Systems (ACS) the 6th annual Heritage and Cultural Tourism Conference will be held in Sitka, Alaska from March 26-28, 2012 in Harrigan Centennial Hall.
Nearly 300 Anchorage-area students, ranging from sixth grade to college-level, will participate in this nationwide celebration today to express thanks to the community for its support of Alaskaâ€™s federally funded TRiO programs.
IT Industry,National and Homeland Security Defense Leaders Lend Support to Senator Collins' Cybersecurity Act
WASHINGTON, D.C.-Support for The Cybersecurity Act of 2012, S. 2105 is growing now that the bill has been introduced in the Senate.
FAIRBANKSâ€”United States Attorney Karen L. Loeffler announced Wednesday, February 1, 2012, that six residents of Fairbanks, Alaska, were arrested during a joint federal and state takedown.
SEATTLE â€” Coast Guard Cutter Healy, the nationâ€™s largest and only operational Polar ice breaker will moor at Pier 36, Coast Guard Base Seattle Sunday at 9 a.m., after completing a 254-day deployment.
Alaskans Join 12 Senators in Bipartisan Push for Extension of State and Local Sales Tax Deduction