Refine Search

Arson caused $100,000 in damage

...spokesman Jim Strader said the hospital is still working on a precise damage amount, but that's the figure the facilities manager has come up with so far."It's all water damage," Strader said by phone, noting that flames did little to...
'Election Central' no more in Juneau, Fairbanks

...regularly throughout the night.Centennial Hall doesn't have attendance numbers for past Election Central events, facility manager Steven Pfister said.Election Central in Anchorage is still going strong - for now. Despite a perceived lack of...
Empire Editorial: We're thankful for ... things in my life and I thank God for allowing me this time with them. Happy holidays to all!- Steve Bean, Facilities Manager Though I may have to spend Thanksgiving 1,000 miles from family, I get to work in newspapers with a load of competent...
What's going on at Centennial Hall?

...than double the number of women's bathroom stalls in the building. The work should be done in February 2015, facility manager Steven Pfister said.The update will add seven additional women's restroom stalls to the building, as well as...
Report of fire at Centennial Hall just a 'smoky old light fixture'

...police cars.It turns out it was just a "smoky old light fixture" that was being repaired, said Centennial Hall Facility Manager Steven Pfister.Pfister said one of his employees was working on a wall pack light fixture on the Willoughby side...
Questions raised about shellfish-seed producer's finances

...costs and $50,000 for a business plan and design for the facility's future operations.But OceansAlaska's new facility manager, Steven Lacroix, said only $6,000 of that $50,000 grant was spent on its stated purpose. A local bookkeeper...
Sitka roof project raises echo of 1804 battle

...cannon, and having the effect of a shotgun, scattering projectiles over a large area.Brant Brantman, part-time facilities manager at the Hames Center, is one of the volunteers shoveling gravel off the roof."It's a tedious job," he said...
Ice climbing tower opens for second season

...formed up to resemble more what a real waterfall would be; it's more vertical this year," Sam Braband, outdoor facilities manager for UAF's Department of Recreation, Adventure and Wellness, said earlier this week.Climbers got their first...
Renovations planned at Governor's Mansion

...governor's spokeswoman said.The project includes replacing a retaining wall that Tanci Mintz, the state leasing and facilities manager, said is deteriorating and has been on the Department of Administration's deferred maintenance list for four...
Empire Editorial: AFN: Could we handle it? Would we want to?

...necessary shopping. Unfortunately, we don't yet have the infrastructure for an event this big.Steve Pfister, facilities manager with the Centennial Hall Convention Center offered a handful of maximum head count numbers for the venue, depending...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback