Alaska Governor News News and information from the Office of the Alaska Governor http://gov.alaska.gov en-us Wed, 22 Oct 14 22:40:36 -0800 Tue, 21 Oct 14 17:17:52 -0800 -- ben.shier@alaska.gov (Benjamin Shier) peter@advanced-design.com (Peter Torkelson) Alaska Led Nation in September Job Creation parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7010 The State of Alaska gained nearly 3,000 jobs in the month of September, according to job figures released by the U.S. Department of Labor today. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Tue, 21 Oct 14 17:13:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7010 Governor Receives 27 Applicants for TAG parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7008 Governor Sean Parnell is pleased to announce 27 people have applied for the position of the adjutant general (TAG) for the Alaska National Guard. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Fri, 17 Oct 14 14:48:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7008 Governor Announces ANWR Boundary Fight parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7007 Governor Sean Parnell today announced the State is seeking priority conveyance of nearly 20,000 acres of land at the western boundary of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). He made the announcement to the Alaska Support Industry Alliance conference in Fairbanks. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Fri, 17 Oct 14 14:38:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7007 Governor Announces Career Opportunity parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7006 Governor Sean Parnell today announced a new collaboration between the State of Alaska, Microsoft Corporation, and Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (Central Council) to help prepare Alaskans for careers in information technology (IT). governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Thu, 16 Oct 14 13:40:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7006 Governor Parnell Announces Appointments parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7002 Governor Sean Parnell today announced appointments to the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation Board of Directors, Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation Board of Directors, Alaska Municipal Bond Bank Authority, Alaska Royalty Oil and Gas Development Advisory Board, Board of Forestry, and Marine Transportation Advisory Board. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Wed, 15 Oct 14 14:31:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7002 Governor Brings in National Guard Auditors parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7001 In August, Governor Sean Parnell called for an expanded investigation into allegations of fraud in the Alaska National Guard. Today, the governor announced that a team of three auditors from the National Guard Bureau has arrived in Alaska to determine the adequacy and management of federal resources handled by the Alaska National Guard. governor@alaska.gov (Governor Sean Parnell) Press Release Alaska Governor News Wed, 15 Oct 14 10:47:01 -0800 parnell/press-room/full-press-release.html?pr=7001