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Taku Smokeries needs more fish

...innovative ways. "We've reduced our discharges by over half - 800,000 pounds of fish waste, heads and guts into a cat food program," Norman said. "There's a small amount of money in that, but the bigger, more important part is the reduction...
USDA to buy $13M in Alaska salmon

...consider the purchase this summer. The USDA in March purchased $20 million in canned pink salmon for the emergency food program."The purchase of Alaska's canned salmon achieves several goals: It corrects the inventory surplus, helps Alaska's...
All in a day's work:United Way of Southeast Alaska's Day of Caring 2014

...Juneau, each with its own mission: from eldercare to youth initiatives, adult literacy to early childhood education, food programs to clothing banks and everything in between. Volunteers keep these organizations running smoothly, particularly those...
Local food on the menu not just for the halibut

...budget and become permanent."Thanks to such funding and the resources made available, Fish to Schools and local food programs are sweeping the state. Juneau has had salmon and halibut on the menu, served throughout the district. And case...
The Rotary Club of Juneau Annual Vocational Service Awards recognize outstanding businesses, programs and individuals

...serving as an inspiration to many.Through her vision, Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church provides a summer food program and cooking classes to young people living in the general area of the church. This past summer, the program expanded...
CCS celebrates 40 years of service

...and prevention of child abuse and parenting classes, pregnancy support services, and the child care assistance and food program. During this time CCS had a budget of $2 million, 44 full-time and 100 part-time employees. From 1994-2003...
State Briefs

...JUNEAU - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has agreed to purchase $15 million in Alaska canned salmon for its food programs. The state asked the USDA earlier this year to buy $30 million to help ease the fishing industry's canned salmon...
Thank you

...and if not for your heroic efforts, our fellow citizens would go without during the summer months as the emergency food programs do not have enough food to meet the demands. C.C. Dargan President NALC Branch 4985 ...for donations to Scouts...
Sanctions didn't work

...He was so successful, in fact, that the United Nations felt compelled to amend their sanctions with the oil-for-food program in order to provide humanitarian relief to Iraqi citizens. While this program largely accomplished its humanitarian...
Neighbors Digest

Local Head Start participates in USDA child, adult food program Sound off on the important issues at Tlingit and Haida...announces its participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Alaska Department of Education and...


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