knba http://knba.org en 3/18/14 KNBA News - Legislators consider buying a legislative office building in Anchorage http://knba.org/post/31814-knba-news-legislators-consider-buying-legislative-office-building-anchorage <p>Buying rather than leasing a legislative office building in Anchorage would save the state $2.4 million a year, according to Rep. Mike Hawker, Legislative Council chair.</p><p>The Alaska House has rejected extending a perk to military same-sex partners - the use of their home-state drivers' license when here temporarily.</p><p>The House Finance committee is looking at ways to handle the state's debt to employee pensions.</p><p>Alaska's life expectancy is 34th in the nation, and that of Alaska Native people is seven years less than that of Alaskan non-Natives.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 05:45:30 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 9012 at http://knba.org KNBA Morning News 2/21/14 - Municipalities support state funding of overdue pension payments http://knba.org/post/knba-morning-news-22114-municipalities-support-state-funding-overdue-pension-payments <p></p><p></p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:32:38 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 8139 at http://knba.org KNBA Morning News 2/20/14 - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski vows to open King Cove/Izembek Refuge road http://knba.org/post/knba-morning-news-22014-us-sen-lisa-murkowski-vows-open-king-coveizembek-refuge-road <p></p><p></p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 06:11:00 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 8098 at http://knba.org KNBA Morning News 2/20/14 - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski vows to open King Cove/Izembek Refuge road KNBA Morning News 2/19/14 - Dozens testify in support of making Alaska Native languages official http://knba.org/post/knba-morning-news-21914-dozens-testify-support-making-alaska-native-languages-official <p></p><p></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:40:46 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 8064 at http://knba.org KNBA Morning News 2/19/14 - Dozens testify in support of making Alaska Native languages official KNBA Morning News 2/18/14 - About 200 people rally in Juneau to "Save Our Schools" http://knba.org/post/knba-morning-news-21814-about-200-people-rally-juneau-save-our-schools <p></p><p></p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 06:14:44 +0000 Joaqlin Estus 8023 at http://knba.org KNBA Morning News 2/18/14 - About 200 people rally in Juneau to "Save Our Schools"