The Alaska Court of Appeals has reinstated overfishing charges against former State Senator Albert Kookesh and two other men.
There are no Southeast hydroprojects in the governor’s budget proposal. But he says he’s open to funding the right ones.
Governor Sean Parnell on Tuesday signed the oil tax overhaul bill into law, now called “MAPA,” or the “More Alaska Production Act.”
During a floor hearing Wednesday, Democrats made five attempts to amend the bill. Some received support from coastal Republicans, but all amendments ultimately failed.