Tracy LaBarge, Juneau entrepreneur

Much of Juneau entrepreneur Tracy LaBarge's business success...long known she was meant to be an entrepreneur."I decided a long time ago that...for the future. Help other young entrepreneurs."Of course, even if you're...
Connecting Alaska's schools with local food entrepreneurs

...will be the first regional opportunity focused on building connections between Alaska's school systems and local food entrepreneurs. Anyone interested in bringing more local foods into our school system is invited to collaborate and connect with regional...
Alaska Editorial: Working toward marijuana consensus

...conflicts. Some are fundamentally opposed to the operation of marijuana businesses, and there are likely some marijuana entrepreneurs who won't be considerate of their neighbors. One attendee at Monday's meeting said he was thinking of opening an arcade...
My Turn: Marijuana before education: Pace of policy changes tell of importance

...waiting patiently as these rules and regulations are drafted so that I can, hopefully, join the ranks of legal cannabis entrepreneurs. I'm experienced enough now to know that waiting two years for a political change is a very small amount of time in the...
Boardroom offers form, function in a workspace" of young, independent entrepreneurs and workers.The Juneau and Anchorage...anticipated users of the space are entrepreneurs and small business owners who need...incubator," Wheeler said. "Getting entrepreneurs together in the same room could really...
Pot entrepreneurs lining up space for marijuana businesses

FAIRBANKS - Prospective entrepreneurs hoping to make money off Alaska's new recreational marijuana law have begun approaching interior Alaska real estate agents to...
Oregon growers look to era of retail marijuana

...been flocking to the hall to get the latest update on lawmakers' progress on crafting rules for the new industry.The entrepreneurs also share tips on how to produce happy and healthy marijuana plants."Why not come to the source to learn about growing...
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Fashion to fit Juneau

...her car, she sought out a storefront. Lehnert said entrepreneurship was in their blood, that they come from a family of entrepreneurs - Grandma Nonie used to own a shop called the Pink Potato, which inspires them and the decor they include in the stores...
Anti-pot taboo shrinks in presidential politics

...lot."Bush and Cruz have also acknowledged using marijuana in their youth, as has President Barack Obama.Marijuana entrepreneurs say even tepid support for legalization is a step forward, and they're opening their wallets in hopes of seeing more...
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Juneau powerless in bill

A Juneau hydropower project that has been quietly worked on for more than five years by local entrepreneurs has been stripped from a bill that gave legislative bonding authority to a variety of large projects in the state.Bonding authorization...
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