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Federal dollars to help tribes combat meth use, suicide

...prescription opioid use."A majority of our suicides, not all but a majority, are when people are under the influence," said program evaluator Mark Anaruk.Detectives and experts say meth is one of the top drugs of choice in Alaska.
University of Alaska Anchorage will prioritize programs

...wasn't part of the original intent, the evaluators said the recommendations will studies. Of the latter, evaluators wrote: "This program is core to what...childhood development to applied ethics. Evaluators wrote there were too many of these niche...
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Project: The tools to talk about civil rights

...elder Marie Olson providing guidance, educator Brenda Campen creating the viewers' guide, and Annie Calkins as the project evaluator and editor. The project was made possible in part by a grant from the Alaska Humanities Forum and National Endowment for...
Toastmasters club learns leadership over lunch

...Toastmasters - to become better."At the end of each hour-long meeting, awards are given out for the day's best speaker, best evaluator and best Table Topics response. A trophy is given for each, but the winners don't take it home - rather, it is a prop...
JMR completes re-accreditation

...high-angle technical rescue and search. The scenarios were conducted and evaluated by a highly-experienced team of six MRA evaluators from the Anchorage Mountain Rescue Group and Sitka Mountain Search and Rescue. The evaluation team provided JMR with valuable...
Building on numbers: Assessing housing solutions

...some personal context to the data and results collected through the more structured methods of evaluation.One client told evaluators: "... (Drinking) does change because I can come home and go to sleep. Well, I can say that I drink less now because...
New Alaska FAA chief focused on safety

...we can, but unfortunately we have a mandate but no funding, which is a tough combination," Long noted.FAA test site evaluators that visited Fairbanks in August were impressed with the safe and efficient operations going on there, Long said from his...
How does Johnny Manziel's college game translate to the NFL

...weeks visiting with NFL talent evaluators about how they are studying...more important to NFL talent evaluators than college productivity...Bowl," said one NFL talent evaluator, "Manziel can do all," another NFL talent evaluator said.Manziel has played...
State worker charged with $724,000 theft

...assistance worker from Anchorage and Kodiak has been charged with stealing $724,000 over five years. Chona Agtarap was a case evaluator based in Anchorage who spent weekends at her home in Kodiak. She's charged with fraud and theft and is being held on...
Assembly discusses credit downgrade

...the 2008 economic collapse, some municipalities have defaulted and the city received a downgrade as the credit worthiness evaluator updated its books. At a special meeting Monday night, the Assembly discussed the markdown that City Manager Kim Kiefer had...


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