...Sexual Assault. "Unfortunately, we received more applications than we could fund," said Lauree Morton, executive director of the Council. "So we looked for how the grant funds could best be used to strengthen and enhance existing, community-based...
Sen. Lisa Murkowski has introduced a bill that aims to open up jobs to locals at certain Southeast mines. Sen.
Juneau's Michael Satre and other representatives of Alaska's mining industry gave a presentation Wednesday to a joint meeting of the House and Senate Resources committees in which they described Alaska's mining sector as a major player in the United States and the world.
"Introduction to Mining Occupations and Operatings" students had an opportunity to see a mine firsthand in March, when the Southeast Alaska cohort of the University of Alaska Southeast class for high school seniors toured the Coeur Alaska Kensington Gold Mine.
JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell has introduced legislation aimed at improving the permitting process in Alaska, but critics fear it will hurt the public's ability to participate in permitting decisions.
The Alaska Photo Library was unveiled by Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer and Department of Community and Economic Development Commissioner Debby Sedwick on June 18.
In appreciation of its local supporters, Hearthside has planned a party that will run from 12:01 to 1 a.m. Saturday morning. The owners encourage people to call ahead, reserve their copy and come down to the store at midnight to collect the book.
...Kensington."Juneau and the Southeast region owe Dennis some thanks," said Mike Satre, the Juneau-based executive director of the Council of Producers, the trade group for Alaska's mining companies.What Wheeler did, say those who have worked...
Lines to mines: Miners ask for power lines, pipe lines to resources The governor's Roads to Resources endeavor is not incentive enough for Alaska's miners, according to industry representatives.
...done a depth of work that has contributed to the development of the arts in Alaska," said Helen Howarth, executive director of the council. Last year's winners included Ron Manook, an Alaska Native arts educator who worked in the Fairbanks...
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