KODIAK-This weekend, Kodiak was bustling with birthday parties as two of Kodiakâ€™s well-known women and their families and friends celebrated many wonderful years of life.
ANCHORAGE-Two weeks after signing legislation necessary to move the Susitna-Watana hydroelectric project forward, Governor Sean Parnell today said the state is recruiting its Susitna-Watana hydro project team and he expects first power from the major hydropower system on the Susitna River by 2023. Licensing the project is expected to take six years and construction will […]
KODIAK-The The Frigate Pallada arrived in Kodiak on Wednesday on its first port call in the United States during its four month around the world tour.
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.