Gov. Bill Walker has made his final decision on his administration and education commissioner.
Alaska lawmakers sent a letter to Governor Bill Walker last week urging measures to rein in budget items.
The administrative order is a response to oil prices that have plummeted over the year.
Alaska Governor Bill Walker signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday with Japan-based Resources Energy, Inc. for liquefied natural gas development and export out of Cook Inlet.
The campaign for U.S. Senate is over, but the accounting is not after the most expensive election in state history.
The Washington D.C. district court rejected the state of Alaska’s position that ANCSA required different treatment of tribes in Alaska. The state is appealing that decision.
Residents in the area think there are enough students to reopen the school. Last year, there were nine children enrolled. Three left the school partway through the year.
Bill Walker says the item at the top of his federal wish list is opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil development.