Governor Bill Walker issued the following statement on yesterday’s bomb threat at the Lubavitch Jewish Center of Alaska: Read more
Archives for February 2017
NOW THEREFORE, I, Bill Walker, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF ALASKA, do hereby proclaim March 2017 as: Developmental Disability Awareness Month
in Alaska, in honor of Stephen P. Lesko, an exemplary leader and friend, and I encourage all Alaskans to celebrate and support the diversity and abilities of all our citizens, particularly those who experience developmental disabilities.
As part of his plan to build a safer Alaska, Governor Bill Walker today signed Administrative Order 283, outlining next steps to address the growing heroin and opioid epidemic in Alaska. Read more
Governor Bill Walker has declared a public health crisis in order to combat the state’s opioid epidemic. Read more
Governor Bill Walker ordered all Alaska Flags be lowered today in honor of former Representative M. Michael Miller of Juneau, who passed away last week. Rep. Miller served in the Alaska Legislature from 1971 to 1986. Read more
Governor Bill Walker announced his selections for a number of key boards and commissions today, including the Boards of Fisheries and Game, the University of Alaska Board of Regents, and the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority Board of Trustees. Read more