Eaglecrest board gives ice rink cold shoulder

...makes all the sense in the world.'"Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (PRAC) member Chris Mertl said that as a $172,620. Currently, the city's Aquatic Facility Advisory Board advises the Assembly on issues related to the pools...
City mulls fence regs to protect moose However, that number is on the rise, according to an April resolution passed by the Watershed and Natural Resources Advisory Commission, which supports the measure.Likely the most prominent use of the palisade fence is at the historic Atwood mansion...
Twilight Cafe named most-improved storefront at Storefront Star Awards

...were launched months ago by the JEDC, the Downtown Business Association, the City and Borough of Juneau Historic Resources Advisory Committee, the Southeast Section of the Alaska Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, and the JEDC Downtown Revitalization...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...was as a Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council pilot project in 2001. Now...the same.Cook Inlet Regional Citizens Advisory Council Director of Science and Research...oil spill.In 2001, the Cook Inlet advisory council, or CIRCAC, decided to see...
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...and hopefully reduce the rates," Ferguson said.Editor's note: Reporter Melissa Griffiths is a member of the Southeast Advisory Board for the Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association, mentioned in this article. She would be an advocate for being informed...
Rainfall nearly sets records in Interior

...each at Fairbanks International Airport.The rain ended late Wednesday afternoon, but prompted flood warnings, watches or advisories for nearly every stream and river in the Interior.The flood gates at Moose Creek Dam were lowered Wednesday afternoon...
Suicide Basin water levels rising

...monitoring the situation and update their advisories should flooding be severe.A NWS "watch...nothing has happened yet, whereas an "advisory" and "warning" are more serious. An advisory means something has happened but there's...
Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board recruiting for board opening

...Recreation is seeking candidates to fill an open board position representing northwestern Alaska on the Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board. Applicants to ORTAB should have special knowledge, experience and interest in outdoor recreation and grant-funded...
Wrangell Bearfest opens next week to set up a bear safe campsite on Saturday, July 26. Bearfest is supported in part by Secure Rural Schools Resource Act Advisory Committee (RAC) funding.Wrangell is 30 miles northwest of the Anan Wildlife Observatory, one of Alaska's premiere bear...
High winds prompt air quality advisories

...Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. The dusty air has prompted Anchorage and the Mat-Su to issue air quality advisories because officials say airborne particles are approaching unhealthy concentrations. The strong winds are picking up dust from...
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