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PFDs of $1,100.00 Distributing Starting October 5th

PFDs of $1,100.00 Distributing Starting October 5th

Permanent Fund Dividend Announcement Beginning on Thursday, October 5, an estimated 640,000 Alaskans will receive Permanent Fund Dividend checks for $1,100.  This year, the Alaska Permanent Fund division expects to distribute roughly $672,000,000.  An estimated 87% of Alaskans will receive funds via direct deposit funds. Those who have chosen direct […]

Governor Walker Signs Bills Protecting Vulerable Adults

Governor Walker Signs Bills Protecting Vulerable Adults

Governor Walker Signs Bills Protecting Vulerable Adults and Modernizing Asset Protection Laws SB 83 aligns state with Older Americans Act; HB 108 updates fiduciary laws to include digital property   August 2, 2017 ANCHORAGE—Governor Bill Walker today signed two pieces of legislation to update laws designed to protect Alaskans and […]

DOT&PF Reminding Alaskans to Drive Safely, Drive Sober

DOT&PF Reminding Alaskans to Drive Safely, Drive Sober

DOT&PF Reminding Alaskans to Drive Safely, Drive Sober Transportation engineers join law enforcement to increase highway safety in Alaska  (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – Transportation officials and law enforcement are joining together to ask the public to practice safe driving habits this Fourth of July weekend, including driving sober, wearing seatbelts and minimizing […]

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day

Governor Walker Signs Legislation Recognizing Indigenous Peoples Day After two years of gubernatorial action, HB 78 officially recognizes the First Peoples of Alaska June 24, 2017 UTQIAGVIK — Governor Bill Walker today signed legislation that recognizes the history and heritage of Alaska’s First Peoples. House Bill 78 officially establishes the […]