Refine Search

Photo: Pipeline students showing their stuff

Students with the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development and the Alaska Works Partnership Pipeliner Training program demonstrate their skills last week at the Great Northwest yard in Fairbanks. The demonstration preceded...
Vocational program looks to rebuild

...vocational education in the district, but added that change is coming. Ed Flanagan, project coordinator with the Alaska Works Partnership, agrees that the emphasis at the local high school is on college preparation, often at the expense of other...
In apprenticeship fair, students try a variety of vocational skills

...the students in attendance opportunities to get some hands-on practice in given fields. Ed Flanagan, of the Alaska Works partnership, said the fair was the next logical step in local efforts to expose students to career options that don't...
Labor shortage expected to worsen

...a crisis," said Mike Andrews, director of Alaska Works Partnership. "Without crying wolf, what we are trying...Associated General Contractors of Alaska and the Alaska Works Partnership, a nonprofit corporation representing all of...
Northwest Digest

...Fairbanks area program to promote women in the construction trades received national recognition this month. Alaska Works Partnership received the 2004 Exemplary Public Interest Contributions Award from the U.S. Department of Labor. It was...
Wait is on for winner of Alaska ice guessing game

...everything, but it really depends on what April's (weather) is like," the 28-year-old case manager for Alaska Works Partnership said.She may want to consider patenting her method.She was one of three winners to evenly split the $279...
Academy to offer free construction trades classes after school

...Denali Commission, Juneau School District, Southeast Regional Resource Center, University of Alaska Southeast, Alaska Works Partnership, Southeast Alaska Guidance Association, Southeast Alaska Building Industry Association, Juneau Building Trades...
Construction academy aims to curb worker shortage work that's been done by nonresident construction workers, said Ed Flanagan, project coordinator for Alaska Works Partnership, one of the many groups helping to run the Juneau Construction Academy. Construction courses Registration deadline...
Construction holds steady in 2007

...Associated General Contractors of Alaska, the Anchorage Home Builders Association, Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Alaska Works Partnership Inc. and the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Classes are held at King Career Center and...
Spring job fair set for 3 p.m. Wednesday at Centennial Hall

...Alaska Job Corps, Alaska Shirt Company, Alaska Solutions Incorporated, Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Alaska Works Partnership, Allen Marine, Arrow Refuse, Associated General Contractors of Alaska, Avon, BP Exploration, Catholic Community...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback