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Session Adjourns, New One Begins

Thursday Session convened with the Budget being the main focus. Read more »

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Possibly 15,000 Alaskans to be Laid Off

Monday Gov. Walker signed HB 72, the states operating budget for fiscal year 2016. With a 3 billion dollar hole, Walker says cuts will reach Alaska's working class. Read More »

Alaska Communities Give Back To The Trees

The Alaska Division of Forestry is pleased to announce that eight communities, three military bases, two university campuses and three utilities have received recertification for their community forestry programs Read More »

House Finance Committee Sets Aside Medicaid Expansion Bill

House Bill 148 was set aside on Thursday by the Alaska House Finance Committee. Read More »