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My Turn: Consider the facts before voting

...print on the bottom of the ads. Consider the facts, as recorded by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. From 2004 to 2013, the North Slope oil and gas industry employment increased 71...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-14/my-turn-consider-facts-voting
Opinion
Puddle Jumpers preschool to close

...Council, provided by CCS:? Child care is an unattractive industry for providers and workers. According to the Alaska Department of Labor, child care workers in Southeast Alaska earn an average of $10.74 per hour. This translates into an annualized...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-10/puddle-jumpers-preschool-close
Local
Assembly eyes tax changes

...of those are low-income, or making a wage less than two times the national poverty level, according to the Alaska Department of Labor."The exemption is a great help to those of us who have fixed incomes," Spartz said. "Everything else goes...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-05/assembly-eyes-tax-changes
Local
'Silver tsunami' threatens housing woes

...the past decade the number of Juneau residents 60 and older has increased over 80 percent, according to the Alaska Department of Labor," reads the letter announcing a survey to assess Juneau's needs. The so-called "silver tsunami" will...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-11/silver-tsunami-threatens-housing-woes
Local
Fourth of July Schedule

...streets of downtown Juneau in the reverse parade route. The parade will begin and end in the parking lot of Cycle Alaska/Department of Labor building at West Eighth St. The parade will start on Egan Drive (mountain side), to Main Street, turn left...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-30
Local
Alaska Editorial: Production is the only number that matters

...motive to vote "yes," but this claim is so far out it may as well have come from Pluto.According to the Alaska Department of Labor, the state had 316,900 jobs at the end of 2007, the last year before ACES took effect. At the end of 2013...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-05/alaska-editorial-production-only-numb
Opinion
Thank you from SERRC

...Centennial Hall, Treadwell Arena and Public Works, Alaska Department of Labor-WOTC Program, State of Alaska Heating Assistance...the Division of Business Partnerships at the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development ? Alaska Youth First...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-13/thank-you-serrc
Neighbors
My Turn: Too many jobs, not enough Alaskans

I am writing on behalf of the Pacific Seafood Processors Association, a trade organization established in 1914, whose member companies process the majority of the seafood produced in Alaska each year.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-02/my-turn-too-many-jobs-not-enough-alas
Opinion
Empire Editorial: Senators promise more foreign workers for Alaska

...non-Alaska workers. J-1 visas were but one contributing factor to this switch. In 2012, according to the Alaska Department of Labor, fully 69.3 percent of Alaska's 25,000 seafood processing workers were nonresidents. Across all industries...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-27/empire-editorial-senators-promise-mor
Opinion
My Turn: Egan lighting project makes roads safer

...snow - were also an important factor in project selection, as was Juneau's aging population. Data from the Alaska Department of Labor shows that the Juneau senior population (those over 65) was 9.4 percent of the total population in 2012...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-11/my-turn-egan-lighting-project-makes-r
Opinion

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