The importance of getting an FASD diagnosis

...misunderstood their behaviors. He later learned that many families he worked with in Alaska and the Lower 48 were heavy alcohol consumers. At the time, there was no diagnostic connection to Fetal Alcohol Effect and no services or support since there were no...
Cruise ships still king

...advertising dollars. In the current fiscal year, the Alaska Division of Economic Development has budgeted $4.8 million for consumer advertising and an additional $4.85 million on television spots.The primary target for Alaska vacation advertisements...
Southeast socked by soggy storm; more rain expected

...Alaska Electric Light and Power reported no outages and only one tree branch in a power line. Debbie Driscoll, director of consumer affairs for AEL&P, said the power company's hydroelectric reservoirs were being filled by the rain after a dry fall and...
Some Indian sauces, black bean burgers recalled

...Curry Simmer Sauce, Calcutta Masala Simmer Sauce and Punjab Saag Spinach Sauce with the best-by date of Oct. 15, 2016.Consumers at risk for peanut allergy should throw the product away and contact Taj Ethnic Gourmet at 1-866-367-9256 for a replacement...
Legislators file first round of bills

...or excessive" under the Alaska Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.? HB 38 - Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer - Places the Alaska...would be a violation of the Alaska Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.? SB 11 - Sen. Wielechowski - Exempts the...
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My Turn: Where will Alaska and the US be in 30 years?

...the local banks who finance housing); demographic growth; consumer goods; groceries and almost all other aspects of economic...the rise emerging markets) which would translate into more consumer demands for education, products, services, and entertainment...
Sullivan sworn in as new US senator

...President Barack Obama has said the project would benefit Canadian oil companies but would not be a huge benefit to American consumers. Sullivan said it's important to look at energy markets regionally and geographically, from a North America perspective...
On the Trails: Herbivores and their plants

...little impact on the plant or on the consumer. There are two other possibilities...In both cases, the food supply for consumers is markedly reduced.The second possible...resource and ultimately benefit later consumers? It is not entirely crazy; in certain...
Pure Sole: Santa Wins!

...New Cookie Design for creating a 3-D ginger snap filled with secret sweeteners that are taste specific to the individual consumer."Even I was amazed at Mary's treat," Mrs. Claus said. "To me it tasted like buttered rum, to Santa it was licorice...
My Turn: Competing religions at Christmas

...explanation, writing that prices fell "just at the right time for the important holiday shopping season" to stimulate "consumer spending, which, in turn, will boost the demand for goods, employees, and so on."Of course, not all economists believe...


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