Gov. Sean Parnell has asked a federal agency to buy $37 million of canned pink salmon to ease a glut weighing down prices for Alaska fishermen.
Fifteen minutes before the scheduled start of yesterday’s sixth annual Governor’s Family Picnic, there was already a long line down the sidewalk at Sandy Beach.
Democratic candidate for governor Byron Mallott was the top fundraiser this reporting period, but Republican incumbent Sean Parnell maintains the most money going into the general election.
The Governor’s Office is hoping for sunny weather for the sixth annual Governor’s Family Picnic.
Alaska is one of 24 states that rejected federal dollars to increase access to Medicaid.
Sean Parnell says an agreement has been signed that allows for the next stage in pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project.
Since Independent candidate Bill Walker and Democrat Byron Mallott launched their campaigns, both have concentrated on beating Republican Gov. Sean Parnell.
Gov. Sean Parnell on Monday signed House Bill 385, which transfers $3 billion in state savings to Alaska's pension systems
A report is out this week and it shows 12,000 Alaskans have no reliable access to health care, particularly specialty care.
A pair of Anchorage Democrats are calling on Gov. Sean Parnell to pass legislation serving as a guarantee that the new oil tax system will lead to more production on the North Slope.