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Beyond timber: Hydroelectric project would potentially power 77,000 homes

There's an old story of uncertain origin that Alaska Power and Telephone Company President Bob Grimm thinks applies to his company's situation. Grimm tells the story like this:"The Army Corps of Engineers operates...
Soboleff Center design reflects past and future

...architects, a local firm with strong ties to the region's Native communities that extend back to the 1930s. MRV Company President Paul Voelckers said company founder Linn Forrest came to Alaska in 1934 to join the efforts of the Civilian Conservation...
Sports Quote

...and also the family hobby, the Chicago Cubs, as owner until his death. He passed the title of Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company President to his son William Wrigley III in 1961.While the gum industry prospered, the Cubs grew less competitive over the...
Fairbanks utility seeks 95 percent rate hike for steam heat provides steam to downtown customers from its power plant on First Avenue through an underground network. Company president A.L. "Buki" Wright said in a Dec. 9 letter to the commission there hasn't been a rate increase in 28 years...
Salmon runs help keep processing company busy

...working around the clock to debone, filet and otherwise process the boatloads of salmon being brought in daily.Company president Mike Erickson seems in his glory as he takes visitors past the cleaning stations, where a machine lops off the fish...
Donation helps illuminate daily life in 19th century Alaska

...providing everything from nails to peanuts for the remote outposts.Turning over the documents to UAF is important to AC Company president Rex Wilhelm, whose more than 200-year-old company dates back to days of Russian ownership, when it was known...
Above and Beyond

...Guiding Co. and NorthStar Trekking. "I've guided for both companies and they've both invested in us," said company president Janes, who has been employed as a guide for the past 10 years. "We're working cooperatively with them regarding...
My turn: No time for Alaska fishermen to celebrate Tulsequah Chief's demise

...latest installment of the Redfern soap opera, ten years into the story, we now hear in the May 17 press release by company president Terry Chandler that he suddenly realized the much-touted re-opening of the Tulsequah Chief Mine is not financially...
Blaze on barge subdued Monday

...Fairweather Express, which was the first rescue boat on scene, at 2:45 p.m. It carried some volunteer firefighters, company president Tom Crandall and engineer Bud Barber. "When we rolled up on the scene a fuel tank or something exploded and we...
Tulsequah misses its cleanup deadline

...lowest-elevation tunnel to remove up to 90 percent of the toxic metals leaching out through its adits, according to company president Terry Chandler. The pollution was supposed to have been treated by now. The Tulsequah Chief, 40 miles northeast...


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