My Turn: Thanks, CHAMPs, for promoting the arts

...Herron, HB 52 would establish a museum construction grant program in the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development to help meet the costs of major renovations by eligible Alaskan museums, institutions able to match state grant...
My Turn: No more

...manage this land as de facto wilderness until Congress acts.For 30 years, Alaska's oil has fueled America's economic development and helped reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil. As America looks toward renewable energy, Alaska...
Path to Prosperity announces winners

...represented Haa Aani's mission of rural economic sustainability. For those cheering on another of the dozen competing businesses, voting will open Feb. 6 at
MIT economist: Kick the oil habit

...dramatically increased, but not in Alaska," Scott Stern, MIT professor of management, told attendees at Juneau Economic Development Council's Innovation Summit on Wednesday.Another challenge Alaska faces by relying on oil for the majority...
Innovation Summit opens today

The Innovation Summit, a two-day event hosted by the Juneau Economic Development Council, will begin today in Centennial Hall and conclude Thursday.The event is designed to bring together local businesses...
Electrifying eco-tourism from Juneau's hydropower grid and cut down on carbon emissions.Varness has been working with Juneau Economic Development Council's Renewable Energy Working Group, part of the organization's cluster initiative. He will present...
JEDC opens 2015 Innovation Summit with talk on connection and networking

For its 2015 Innovation Summit, the Juneau Economic Development Council brought in some shining stars in economics and a number of Juneau's leaders to talk about the future.Local speakers...
For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...the administration to open federal waters off their coasts."Exploring for energy off the coast is a critical economic development issue," said South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, a Republican. "It will mean jobs and investment for our state...
My Turn: The case for big projects

...must be willing to embrace responsible, serious economic development.Visionary projects like the Knik Arm Bridge...To suggest we can abandon projects that foster economic development and growth but still maintain our current way of...
Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign

...former ADF&G Commissioner, has been named CEO of Siu Alaska Corporation, a subsidiary of the Norton Sound Economic Development Corporation (a CDQ group). Siu is involved in seafood harvesting, processing and product development. Find...


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