Politics

Ben Matheson / APRN

An advisory committee is likely to recommend that the city council not restrict the number or types of marijuana business that can operate in town. 

Jeremy Hsieh/KTOO

Gov. Bill Walker spoke with KDLG about the state's fiscal future, what the late Jay Hammond might say about the revenue options, and who he's backing for president (spoiler: he won't say).  

Senate Bill 196 would offer some of the fund's earnings back to the state and a renewable energy projects fund, with hopes to keep lawmakers' hands off the corpus.

Senate Resources Committee discussed SB 163 Monday, hearing from DEC commissioner Larry Hartig and others about why a Tier 3 process needs to be developed, and why the Governor thinks the Legislature should control it. 

Skip Gray / 360 North

Rep. Andy Josephson (D-Anchorage) joins this week.

NPR

Cruz came out on top, but only barely, in Tuesday's Republican Presidential Preference Polls, in both the state overall and in District 37. 

Skip Gray / 360 North

Subcommittees have scrubbed the numbers and trimmed the budget, now House finance members are asking Alaskans to weigh in.

Skip Gray / 360 North

Rep. Lynn Gattis (R-Wasilla) joins this week. 

Rep. Bryce Edgmon (D-Dillingham) joins this week to take your questions and comments from Juneau.

Molly Dischner

Justice Stowers offers thoughts on how Alaska Courts will manage budget cuts, the legacy of soon-to-retire Justice Dana Fabe, and the late Antonin Scalia. 

Sand Point looks to annex Popof Island and waters

Feb 19, 2016
City of Sand Point

The proposed annexation, not yet submitted to the LBC, would allow Sand Point to levy a 2% raw fish tax to help cover the cost of City services. 

KDLG

Governor adds $340,000 to fund Dillingham DA's office back to budget, but will the Legislature keep it there?

Rep. Max Gruenberg (D-Anc) dead at 72

Feb 15, 2016
Skip Gray / 360 North

Praised by members from both sides of the aisle, "elder statesman" passed away Sunday in Juneau.

Mircea Brown / 360 North

Alaska Supreme Court Chief Justice Craig Stowers delivered address to Legislature Wednesday, describing impacts of budget cuts to Judiciary.

Skip Gray / 360 North

House puts everything but the budget on hold for now, and House and Senate minorities propose unity government. 

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