Mandy Magnusen

Research Analyst Mandy Magnusen has specific interests in tourism, downtown development, and tribal affairs.  Most recently, Mandy graduated from the University of Alaska Anchorage where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies and honors program...

Teamwork

THE SOURCE: Anchorage Daily Planet Gov. Mike Dunleavy and his team deserve kudos for rapidly assembling a new, bipartisan team to wrestle with the potential upheaval the COVID-19 virus could wreak on Alaska’s economy. Former Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, defeated...

Mark Begich is opening a grocery store in Utqiagvik.

THE SOURCE: Alaska Public Media When Mark Begich was a U.S. senator, he took visiting dignitaries on trips to rural Alaska. Every time, he said, he’d drag them into the village store, to show just how much residents had to pay for laundry detergent or a gallon of...