Murkowski announces new aide

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has announced Stefanie Moreland of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to be her legislative aide covering fisheries issues and Arctic matters.

“Alaska’s fisheries are one of our largest economic drivers — employing more people in Alaska than the oil and gas and mining industries combined — so Alaska needs a smart, strong advocate,” Murkowski said in a release. “Stefanie’s expertise and Alaska focus will be a great addition to my staff.”

Moreland most recently served as the ADF&G federal fisheries coordinator, extended jurisdiction program manager and economist. Prior to that, she worked for the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and a master’s in resource and applied economics from University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Moreland will join the senator’s Washington, D.C., office in early November.

More

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:59

Alaska Chamber president to address Juneau Chamber of Commerce

This week’s Chamber of Commerce luncheon will give local Chamber members a look at how the organization works on a statewide level.... Read more

Rotary food drive this weekend

About one in seven Alaskans, including one in five children, do not know where their next meal comes from according to Rotary International. That’s why... Read more

Franklin Street construction resumes after weather delay

The massive amounts of snowfall in Juneau last week delayed the City and Borough of Juneau’s construction project on South Franklin Street, but work is... Read more

Around the Web

 

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING