Washington state suspends operations of duck tour company

...International, the Seattle firm had not repaired axles on any of its vehicles, said David Pratt, the commission's assistant director for transportation safety."Because of the possibility of continuing safety problems and a current lack of confidence...
Nation and World
Parks: Welcome, Fourth Graders

...the pass, said Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Assistant Director Nikki Hinds. A fourth grader can apply Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center Assistant Director Nikki Hinds said the center's Fall Fun Fest...
Mobile team to tackle complaints about unfair no-fly listings

...said government bureaucracy created unnecessary human suffering in this case. Jamal said Drew Rhoades, TSA's assistant director for mission support in Minneapolis, met with Ali many times and was instrumental in getting the issue resolved...
Nation and World
UAS Sitka Campus selects new campus director

...director of the University of Alaska Southeast's Sitka Campus.Martin expects to complete her move from being the assistant director for academic affairs and associate professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Kenai Peninsula College...
UAS Sitka selects new campus director

...been hired as Campus Director of the University of Alaska Southeast, Sitka campus.Currently, Martin serves as Assistant Director for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor at UAA's Kenai Peninsula College ? a role she has held since 2008...
What's out there for the kids?

...catching on, Neary said."Just within a couple of years, there are so many kids, which is exciting," said assistant director Nikki Hinds.The Mendenhall Visitor Center is expanding the programs available to kids, in particular their...
Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...10 into the wild.Of those, it's believed two released in 2011 survived past the first year. Tony Kavalok, assistant director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation, said it's unclear if there were others. While some were found dead...
Terror program: Prevention or profiling"Do we develop intelligence? One hundred percent, that's our job," said David Bowdich, assistant director of the FBI's Los Angeles office. "But we're not doing it under the guise of building bridges."An independent...
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Ladders for ice rescues, not climbing

...rescue ladders at the Mendenhall Glacier are not toys after one was broken this past weekend.Laurie Lamm, an assistant director at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, said a good Samaritan reported finding the splintered pieces of the bright...
Homeschool an increasingly popular option for Alaskan students

...Distance Education for Alaska, has seen a 10 percent growth in students from the 2012-2013 school year.The Assistant Director of IDEA, Daryl Bowers, equates the growth to the success of people already enrolled in the program."I think...


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