Foraker advocates shift for nonprofits amid federal funding fall

...he foresees strong leadership retention as a No. 1 problem in the coming years. As the "baby boomer" generation begins to exit the workforce, the number of experienced workers to fill management positions could suddenly drop."Quite frankly, not all...
Pure Sole: Fear is real yesterday.Of course, they are fearless.I, on the other hand, had just slid 10 yards down an angled slope toward an exit off a mountain ridge that, well, was not built for exiting.It was the same angled slope they had just tap-danced across...
TV theft is JPD's Crime of the Week

...suspected of entering Walmart's back store room area for employees only, grabbing a 32-inch TV and running out of the fire exit door.Lt. Kris Sell said the man's image was captured on Walmart's security cameras as he walked in the store just moments...
Nadal upset by German qualifier in 1st round at Qatar Open

DOHA, Qatar - Defending champion Rafael Nadal was ushered to the exit, while top-seeded Novak Djokovic cruised through his first match of the season at the Qatar Open on Tuesday.The second-seeded...
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Pure Sole: What not to do for Christmas

...accordionist laughed so hard he tumbled off the stage on to the white spruce, which teetered left, then right, and then blocked the exit from the dance floor.The Peterson twins, Adolf and Agnes, stained each others hand-woven sweaters.The Hanson siblings...
Man sentenced to 99 years in hotel shooting death

...assistant District Attorney Katholyn Runnels said.The killing was premeditated, said Runnels, explaining that Martinez noted in exit paperwork from the hotel that he wanted his last paycheck sent to the local jail.During the sentencing hearing, Harris called...
High schoolers push for end to Alaska's exit exam

...Monday to do away with Alaska's school exit exam, saying the test is so simple, it's laughable.The exit exam was just one part of Gov. Sean Parnell's...Senate Education Committee that the state's exit exam has become irrelevant."It's on...
House passes bill to end high school exit exam

...graduation exam.The vote was 32-5. The measure now goes to the Senate.The exit exam tests student aptitude in reading, English and mathematics.House...classes, seniors will be eligible to receive diplomas without passing the exit exam.
House Finance balks over planned exiting exit exam

...Education and Early Development would terminate the high school exit exam under a bill being considered.The bill, sponsored by...a Republican from Fairbanks, would phase out the high school exit examination. It would also give 2,272 Alaskans holding a letter...
Finances hold up high school exit exam repeal

One of the proposals to repeal Alaska's high school exit exam is stuck in a House committee drawer while the financial implications of the bill are worked out.The House finance committee...
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