Bartlett CEO says more Medicaid could mean $1M for hospital

...population access to care on a reasonable basis, and that's not insignificant," he said.The Bartlett board of directors - the hospital's governing body - last month passed a resolution "urging the Alaska Legislature to expand Medicaid coverage...
State | Local
Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

...also has been a member of the Kettleson Memorial Library Commission, the Salvation Army, KCAW Raven Radio board of directors, the University of Alaska advisory board and the vestry of St. Peter's Episcopal Church. She has been a volunteer at...
Walker wants agencies to review cybersecurity

...affected states in looking at whether the companies followed proper procedures, said Lori Wing-Heier, the division's director.The division has within its administrative code a requirement that a company implement a customer information security...
State | AK legislature
Pilot program to arm Village Public Safety officers advances

...chosen to not participate at this time, but may in the future," said Merrill.Alvin Jimmie is the AVCP VPSO program director, the employer of the VPSOs. He emphasizes teamwork and collaboration in the coming months."Working cohesively together...
Walker, lawmakers disagree on purpose of state gas board

...Walker appointed two former state senators and a former mayor to the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation Board of Directors - the group overseeing the state's efforts to develop a liquefied natural gas project in the state - the creators of the...
Budget increase proposed for National Park Service centennial year with local communities as we move toward our second century of service," said Bert Frost, NPS Alaska Regional Director. The President's budget includes funding to add seasonal employees to serve visitors. It also would provide federal matching...
Conductor candidate #2 to lead Juneau Symphony this weekend in March.This weekend's program will give Juneau audiences just a taste of what Schulz could offer as musical director. The five-piece program begins with "Millennium Canons" by Puts, a young composer from New York who won the Pulitzer...
Dailey re-elected RurAL CAP board president

The Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc. announced Dec. 22 that Jacqueline Dailey of Juneau was re-elected president of its board of directors.
Empire Editorial: Sealaska land deal should move forward

...stable again.Sealaska is owed land, and what it does with that land is up to its shareholders and its board of directors.The land claims legislation moving forward in Congress includes language that preserves 150,000 acres - more than twice...
Lindh scholarship looking for youth with spirit

...annual Hilary Lindh Scholarship Competition is open for the 2014/2015 ski season. Hosted by the Eaglecrest Board of Directors, the Hilary Lindh Scholarship was established in 1992 in recognition of Lindh's Silver Medal in the 1992 Winter Olympics...


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