Something new at Symphony of Seafood

...Beyond the Plate. "The overall goal is to increase the value of the seafood resource coming out of Alaska," AFDF Executive Director Julie Decker said. "We're attempting to do that by encouraging value-added products."In past years value-added...
Avista donates $100K to Juneau groups

...extensive water damage and, although it is insured, employees are unsure how long repairs might take.Glory Hole Executive Director Mariya Lovishchuk previously told the Juneau Empire earlier this month that Thanksgiving and Christmas were her...
My Turn: Celebrating Juneau's sense of community

...coming to the rescue of the Glory Hole, and Juneau's sense of community comes shining through again.Glory Hole Executive Director Maria Lovishchuk explained how grateful she was for North Pacific Erectors, which abandoned two other projects to...
ASAA goes old school on the wrestling mats

...Class 1-2-3A and 4A wrestling seasons. ASAA executive director Billy Strickland said the season will run seven...divisions will advance four teams to the playoffs.ASAA executive director Billy Strickland said the board will continue to...
American Indian, Alaska Native organizations back transboundary protections

...ecosystem and clean water for the protection of all of our subsistence resources," said Jacqueline Johnson Pata, executive director of NCAI, in a press release.Both the NCAI and the AFN passed resolutions at fall meetings requesting that the...
Health center faces staffing challenges

...end of this month, interim Executive Director Dee Ellen Grubbs will be gone...Lovishchuk also serves as executive director of the Glory Hole.She also...concerned about the lack of an executive director as she is about the lack of...
Sealaska nears final land claim

...Forest is a world-class fishery and tourist destination, and is the crown jewel of our national forest system," Executive Director Cindy Shogan said in a news release. "It is never a good day when we lose thousands of acres of valuable Tongass...
A payment plan for Willoughby District revamp? to talk about Tax Increment Finance as a possible method. Deven Mitchell, the state's debt manager and executive director of the Alaska Municipal Bond Bank, explained how TIF bonds could be used to finance updates to the Willoughby District...
Workers diverted to help Glory Hole

...evacuated after much of the downtown shelter and soup kitchen flooded.During a Dec. 2 interview, Glory Hole Executive Director Mariya Lovishchuk expressed her gratitude to the company, saying, "They've been here working really hard even...
Arctic drill ship company pleading to eight felonies

...its own initiatives were included in an environmental compliance plan stipulated by the agreement.Cindy Shogan, executive director of the Alaska Wilderness League, said the case speaks to the dangers of drilling in the Arctic, calling it "unsafe...


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