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Reflecting on a just wage this Labor Day weekend

...readjust the salaries of the priests depending on where in Southeast Alaska they are assigned due to the difference of food prices. The cost of food on Prince of Wales Island is different than here in Juneau. In order to provide what is proper...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-31/reflecting-just-wage-labor-day-weeken
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...make sure the combination of Alaska's two largest grocers will not hurt consumers by limiting competition and raising food prices. A more active role by the state does not necessarily mean the federal government would drop out, said Bob Schroeder...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020299/Loc_safeway.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...waded across a river en route to Maputo after a bridge washed away. They complained of fuel shortages and spiraling food prices. Jose Santos, who carried three empty cans he planned to fill with gasoline, had been walking for several hours from...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022500/Bre_news.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Anchorage keeps prices down there," he added. The March food prices represent a 3 percent increase from March 2000 for Anchorage...section in Big Kmart may have some effect on Juneau's food prices. Kmart plans to expand its limited selection of food...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061801/Loc_foodcosts.shtml
Outside editorial: As food prices increase, American security is at stake

...Organization reported last week that its Food Price Index - a measure of the monthly...are passed down the supply chain, food prices could rise an additional 3 percent...can't afford enough to eat. High food prices are one of the root causes of unrest...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030911/opi_796714573.shtml
Opinion
Salmon feeds recipients of food aid programs

...in 1-pound tall cans earlier this fall, and there should be another 300-ton purchase of canned pinks soon. As food prices rise in the United States, the world's dominant donor for food aid, the USDA has purchased less food than in past...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110107/sta_20071101004.shtml
News
Hunters watch for sick birds

...diet. "Without (subsistence) we'd have to depend on chicken and turkey. That's expensive," said Active. Food prices in remote villages are 2 1/2 to three times what they are in urban areas. "And wild bird is better than chicken...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030506/sta_20060305017.shtml
News
'Off the charts': 133k Somalia famine child deaths

...mortality surveys by the Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit , including 61 from the famine period, and data on food prices, wages and humanitarian access.Philippe Lazzarini, the chief U.N. humanitarian coordinator for Somalia, said...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2013-05-03/charts-133k-somalia-famine-child-deat
Not For Web
A lot of people? Yes. Apocalypse? No

...for their child's future. In spite of the daunting challenges facing the world, including global warming, rising food prices and a billion people in poverty, the 7-billionth child will almost surely have a better life than the 3-billionth...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-11-03/lot-people-yes-apocalypse-no
Opinion
Outside editorial: Antibiotics and us

...it's hard to see how this would make a sizable dent in the problem.If the industry did cut back on antibiotic use, food prices would almost certainly rise, at least somewhat. But as long as the drugs are overused, the public is paying in other...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-04-17/outside-editorial-antibiotics-and-us
Opinion

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