JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The Senate Finance Committee on Sunday proposed a version of the budget similar to what lawmakers passed in late April as a way to force negotiations between the House and Senate on a spending plan.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency lost its authority at midnight to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the fiercely contested program in an extraordinary Sunday Senate session.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska House voted early Saturday to pass a state spending plan, after an agreement was reached between the majority and minority in an effort to end a long-running budget impasse.
For some, like the 17 neighbors who signed a petition supporting the purchase, the small undeveloped lot on Soldotna's Riverview Avenue belongs in the hands of a neighboring property owner who has been tending to it for years.
Installation of Enstar Natural Gas Company's four-mile-long, 16-inch-diameter gas transport pipeline is complete. Crews are now working on cleaning up and restoring the construction areas along Bridge Access Road and Kalifornsky Beach Road.