After budget, legislators' work might not be done

...renovation work is scheduled to begin on the aging Capitol next week, though Varni has said her agency could work with the contractor and work around session times.A possible special session already has been discussed for this fall to take up issues related...
Today In Sports History for April 21

...youngest winner at motorcycle racing's top level.2013 - Joe Scarborough, a 50-year-old self-employed electrical contractor, rolls the first 900 series in Professional Bowlers Association history - three straight perfect games. He opened the first...

...received prison sentences of 30 years plus a day after convictions on voluntary manslaughter and weapons charges.A fourth contractor, former sniper Nicholas A. Slatten of Sparta, Tenn., received a mandatory sentence of life for his conviction on one...
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Fairbanks electrician represents state in national competition

...development not long ago.Koop had a chance to see the life of an electrician up close - his father, Paul, is an electrical contractor who owns Bright Services in North Pole. Cory was on job sites at such an early age that he remembers his father attaching...
Napping worker in cargo hold bangs for aid as plane departs

...He told authorities he had fallen asleep," the airline said.Medics checked the man, an employee of Alaska Airlines contractor Menzies Aviation, and found he wasn't hurt, airport spokesman Perry Cooper said.He also was evaluated at a hospital...
The Eagle Tree, lowered by a crane, has landed

...will have control of the building again by April 2016 (though the state owns it, safety regulations mean it's under the contractor's control) and to have a grand opening in June.In the meantime, at least there's a (branch-less) soon-to-be...
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...prepared for the harsh conditions, one of its drill ships ran aground in heavy seas near Kodiak Island in 2012. Its drilling contractor, Noble Drilling, was convicted of violating environmental and safety rules.Environmental advocates say the Arctic ecosystem...
David Williams Richards

...Fine Arts in San Francisco which was originally built for the World's Fair in 1915. He owned David W. Richards General Contractor for over 20 years. Never one to be idle, he continued working at age 77 where his final working days were spent at the Alyeska...
Good Hardware to go, downtown

...costs do not level off, they continue to go up."Before buying the downtown hardware store in 1996, Good was a general contractor who went to business school with the intention of getting into construction management. Instead, he found himself setting...
A Day in the Life of: Brian Crapo

...was little; his father was the Chief Financial Officer for AEL&P, but he also loved building things, becoming a general contractor after retirement in 2000."That was Dad's hobby, I guess," Crapo said. "After hours, he liked to build houses...


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