Sherry Melanie Epperson

...Sherry worked as a caregiver in Juneau with Hope Community Resources. In 2009 she started working for the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, working as an analyst in the Unemployment Insurance Program for the last several years...
Ida Ann Barnack

...was to move to Alaska where Ida made Juneau her home for the past 45 years. Ida worked for the State of Alaska Department of Labor, retiring after thirty years of service. In her retirement years, Ida's volunteer activities began in earnest...
My Turn: Apprenticeships more important than ever

...programs. Research data suggest that there are significant economic benefits from apprenticeships. Alaska's Department of Labor and Workforce Development researchers found that graduates of our apprenticeship programs earn nearly three times...
My Turn: Governor's endowment proposal is good for Alaska

...29th Legislature promises to be a good one.? Tara Jollie has worked as the deputy commissioner for the Alaska Department of Labor and as director of Community and Regional Affairs. She also writes and publishes LeadDogAlaska.
Departures from Alaska at highest point in 25 years

...quarter-century.A report released Friday by the Alaska Department of Labor shows that about 7,500 more people moved out of...problems because they came before oil prices dropped, Department of Labor economist Neal Fried said. "When those numbers...
Candidate profile: Loren Jones, Assembly D1

...and federal jobs. Continue working with our state Legislators to keep high level jobs in Juneau and to see that Department of Labor and UAS work together to anticipate job needs and educate Juneau students in those occupations.
Uber settles over unpaid workers' compensation

...investigator for the special investigations unit of the Department of Labor and Workforce Development.The department began...a request for comment on the settlement with the Department of Labor.Other states, including California, have also...
Paper: Cooperate rather than lead on LNG

...declining population means fewer workers contributing the state's Gross Domestic Product," Thorning wrote.She also cited the aging of the population, and workforce, as shown in Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development data.
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Glasses half empty at Chamber of Commerce luncheon

...past two years government wages increased, on average, by about .3 percent, according to data from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. In that same time, private-sector wages increased on average by about 1.5 percent...
State order requires more apprentices on projects

...order also mandates a study of the effects of implementing a similar order on state-leased oil and gas land.The Department of Labor will oversee implementation of the order and supply a report in five years about its effectiveness. The order expires...


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