WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ Senator Murkowski yesterday informed the staff of the Togiak Public Library that she has donated 191 books to the library in an effort to help replace materials that were lost to recent vandalism that destroyed books and caused $2,500 in damage. â€œReading is the fundamental element and cornerstone of developing young minds […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, today delivered the following opening statement at a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on a new MIT study on U.S. natural gas supplies:
WASHINGTON D.C.-U.S. Senators Mark Begich and Lisa Murkowski joined six other Senators in a letter to the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA), warning the agency not to dismiss the clear congressional opinion opposing the approval of genetically modified salmon.
Fairbanks, Alaskaâ€” On a two-day trip to the Aleutians earlier this month, researchers from Poker Flat Research Range evaluated the performance of a new unmanned aircraft system that will be used to monitor Steller sea lions.
WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ Senator Mark Begich and Congressman Don Young yesterday introduced legislation to repeal the 2001 Roadless Rule in Alaskaâ€™s National Forests. Senator Lisa Murkowski co-sponsored the Senate measure.
WASHINGTON D.C.-U.S. Sen. Mark Begich Tuesday released the following statement after the President signed an Executive Order establishing a high-level, interagency working group on coordination of domestic oil development and permitting in Alaska; an idea similar to legislation introduced by Begich three months ago.
Juneau, Alaska â€“ Monday, Governor Sean Parnell announced appointments to the Boating Safety Advisory Council, Commercial Fishing and Agriculture Bank Board of Directors, Fishermenâ€™s Fund Advisory and Appeals Council, Governorâ€™s Council on Disabilities and Special Education, Prince William Sound Oil Spill Recovery Institute Advisory Board, Real Estate Commission, Statewide Independent Living Council, and Western Interstate […]
Juneau, Alaska â€“ Governor Sean Parnell announced on Friday nine appointments to the Alaska Timber Jobs Task Force, which was recently created by Executive Order 258 to focus on and prepare recommendations for timber industry job creation in Alaska. The nine members are: Randy Ruaro, Chris Maisch, Kyle Moselle, Susan Bell, Elaine Price, Bryce Dahlstrom, […]
ANCHORAGE-It was announced in late April by United States Attorney Karen L Loeffler, that a ten count indictment had been handed down against three individuals,Wayne Gerrard Christian, also known as Jesse Joseph Leboeuf, 47, of Glennallen, Loretta Audrey Sternbach, 52, also of Glennallen, and Richard Blake Weshenfelder, 50 of Anchorage, by a Federal Grand Jury. […]