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Parnell picks apart issues

...We are seeing the benefits of an effective tourism marketing program," Susan Bell, the commissioner of the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development, said in a press release. Against attack advertisingThis election year...
Juneau Chamber talks commerce funding and partnering with the visitor industry as one of the factors in the sector's resurgence."The Department of Commerce is very engaged in helping move Alaska forward and trying to develop opportunities for our state," Bell said...
Alaska liquor board job posting raises eyebrows

...reflected a change in philosophy within the state Department of Commerce to move the board from a watchdog role to a booster...Department of Public Safety to the business-minded Department of Commerce.The state is seeking a replacement for retired...
Flooded by debt, Kake salmon hatchery to close from the Alaska Department of Commerce and is conducting an engineering...through the state of Alaska Department of Commerce, we have first right of...have to negotiate with the Department of Commerce for the land and the building...
Timber, roads and death

...Naukati and Talkeetna against.For Edna Bay, the process began in 2009."We had our first meeting with the Department of Commerce staff then," said Myla Poelstra, a member of the community council and the town's postmistress. "They flew...
Head of Alaska alcohol board steps down

...know if she would have left had the department not undergone recent oversight changes to the business-oriented Department of Commerce.Cote opposed the shift, approved by the Legislature in 2012. She said while alcohol is legal, it needs to...
Juneau resident gets state director appointment

...state director of the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing.Sara Chambers has led the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development's division on professional licensing since 2011.The former Alaska Journal...
State | Local
Hoonah's dock divide

...currently anchor and send passengers ashore by tender. The tenders run directly to ISP.In 2012, the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development froze funding for the pier because a cruise line objected to the city-owned...
Legislative roundup for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014

...salmon to Philippine residents impacted by the devastating typhoon that struck the country late last year.The Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development will spearhead the effort, which follows recent seafood industry donations...
State | AK legislature
Sen. Finance unveils draft budget bill

...professionals providing direct care.The proposal also cuts by $800,000 tourism-marketing money within the Department of Commerce, according to a summary sheet provided by the committee. It would allow for a $12.5 million appropriation...
State | AK legislature


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