Petersburg Pilot -

Petersburg Visitor Guide

Articles written by Becky Bohrer

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 3 of 3

 By BECKY BOHRER    News    April 9, 2020

Dunleavy cuts budget, says federal aid can help offset brunt

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced wide-ranging budget vetoes Tuesday amid a collapse in oil prices, citing expectations that many of the larger cuts, including aid for schools and local governments, would be offset through...

 By BECKY BOHRER    News    April 2, 2020

Alaska lawmakers fall short of self-imposed goal to finish

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – Alaska lawmakers fell short of a self-imposed goal of completing their most pressing work Friday, with key measures, including a state spending package and bills related to the coronavirus, yet to be finalized. Friday marked D...

 By BECKY BOHRER    News    March 26, 2020

Alaska Senate puts $1,000 stimulus payment in budget bill

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – The Alaska Senate approved a budget provision Monday that would give residents a $1,000 payment as a way to blunt economic impacts from the coronavirus. The provision, an amendment to a larger state spending package, passed...


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021