Family of missing Sitka woman hopes for break in case. Survey looks at violence against women in Sitka, and statewide. Assembly considers final approval for Blue Lake construction. Meeting also covers sewers, dogs and sales taxes. Britons arrive in Petersburg after Northwest Passage journey aboard pleasure craft. State Board of Education to consider budget waivers.
Tue Oct. 23, 2012
Sen. Mark Begich says the reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act will not be moving forward without Alaska’s input. He says Florida Sen. Marco Rubio’s bill (introduced on September 16) was intended to lay out language important to the Republican’s home state. It won’t necessarily be the final language in the bill. more