Joseph Washington Betit

...Department of Health, Education and Welfare. In 1978 Joseph and family returned to Juneau where he worked for the Alaska Department of Health, Education and Welfare as Director of Finance and Administration, and Assistant Commissioner prior to...
Sherry Melanie Epperson, Sherry worked as a caregiver in Juneau with Hope Community Resources. In 2009 she started working for the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, working as an analyst in the Unemployment Insurance Program for the last several...
Ida Ann Barnack

...adventure was to move to Alaska where Ida made Juneau her home for the past 45 years. Ida worked for the State of Alaska Department of Labor, retiring after thirty years of service. In her retirement years, Ida's volunteer activities began...
Frederick C. Shuler finance officer for St. Ann's Nursing Home prior to his retirement in 1997.After his wife retired from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game in 2010, they moved to his family home in Fredonia, NY, where they had spent summers for the previous...
Empire Editorial: Alaska's prison system is killing Alaskans Gov. Bill Walker. The investigators' report is damning. It finds comprehensive problems and mistakes by the Alaska Department of Corrections. It finds that corrections officers, at times understaffed, undertrained and mismanaged, have violated the...
Kenai Peninsula tackling invasive plant problem

...and Wildlife Service can treat the lakes once the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation issues a permit, which...Heather Stewart, a natural resource specialist for the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. The treatment projects have...
Alaska farmers want prison-run slaughterhouse kept open

...privately," said Scott Mugrage, director of the Alaska Farm Bureau.The facility is operated by prisoners from the Alaska Department of Corrections. Mugrage said the business could be profitable if the state replaces the prisoners with industry...
Report: Big problems in DOC

A four-month investigation has found significant problems within the Alaska Department of Corrections, and Gov. Bill Walker has accepted the resignation of the commissioner of corrections, he said Monday. (View...
Empire Editorial: Closing schools will shut down communities viewed as an attack on Native and rural culture, especially considering a savings of under $6 million, the Alaska Department of Education estimated. Most Alaskans would prefer education funding go untouched, but that's not the reality...
Juneau teacher named Alaska Teacher of the Year

...Peninsula Borough School District, has been named Alternate Teacher of the Year.The Alaska award is given by the Alaska Department of Education & Early Development as part of a nationwide program sponsored by the Council of Chief State School Officers...


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