Path to Prosperity announces winners

...Distillery and Fairweather Ski Works, both hailing from the small Southeast town. Haa Aani community development fund Executive Director Ed Davis and Nature Conservancy Southeast Alaska Program Director Norman Cohen congratulated the winning companies...
Criminal pot bills put on hold for rewrite

...board to help draft some of the marijuana regulations, an option provided in the initiative.Cindy Franklin, executive director of the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, said during the hearing that a hybrid approach, where such...
State | AK legislature
A big night in the arts received an ArtPlace Award as "one of the most dynamic examples of Creative Placemaking in the country."Executive Director Roger Schmidt, who has headed up the camp since 2000, grew up in Sitka and attended the camp himself in the 1980s...
Innovation Summit opens today

...together local businesses and entrepreneurs to talk about innovation and the JEDC's "industry cluster initiative," executive director Brian Holst told the Empire in previous report. The cluster initiative begins at 8:30 a.m. and is one of the...
Official presents ideas for marijuana regulations in Alaska

...edibles, advertising and extraction methods should be part of the conversation.Alcoholic Beverage Control board executive director Cindy Franklin presented ideas for new regulations during a Senate State Affairs Committee hearing, primarily centered...
UCIDA pres.: Maw doesn't oppose state-managed fisheries

...government has been mischaracterized, according to the president of the fisheries organization where Maw served as executive director.Maw's former leadership of the United Cook Inlet Drift Association stirred controversy when Gov. Bill Walker...
State | AK legislature
Upcoming 49 Writers events

...literary group 49 Writers has planned several upcoming events in Juneau.On Tuesday, Jan. 27, 49 Writers' new executive director, Morgan Grey, will be the featured guest at a meet-and-greet from 5-6 p.m. at the Silverbow Wine Bar...
Sitka Summer Music Festival purchases Stevenson Hall

...each September and February in Anchorage and other parts of the state. Led by artistic director Zuill Bailey, and executive director Kayla Boettcher, the Festival has been entertaining audiences since 1972.
Electrifying eco-tourism

...Presentations will be at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28 and at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29.JEDC Executive Director Brian Holst said in a Jan. 16 interview there will be something for everyone at the summit, including Varness...
Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign

...And it showcases what the industry does all the way to the final product on the plate," said Julie Decker, executive director of the Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation, host of the event. Dates of the competitions and tastings are...


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