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Seeking a stable table

...a barge.Lia Heifetz, owner of Grow Southeast and Food Security Coordinator for Southeast Conference, hopes to increase...purchasing locally, it could make a big difference in food security and in the economy. Alaska could potentially capture...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-25/seeking-stable-table
Local
Juneau-based community group to build traveling greenhouse

...food.The project was developed by Lia Heifetz, the food security coordinator for the Southeast Conference, KTOO reported...in southeast Alaska. She said she noticed a lack of food security in the region after she returned home following her...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-19/juneau-based-community-group-build-trav
State
Food bank 101

...food is donated during the drive."We wish there was not this need," said Bahleda. "That would be the ultimate; food security for all people. But because times can be tough and people can't always make it on their monthly wages we are grateful...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-11-22
Neighbors
Lab results pending for seals found covered in oil

...wide area, Kawerak subsistence director Brandon Ahmasuk said.It's a cause for concern, Ahmasuk said."It's a food security (issue) for the inhabitants of the region," he said. "You know, this is their food - they don't take it lightly...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-25/lab-results-pending-seals-found-covered
State
'Love 'em and feed 'em'

...food insecurity, which means they do not always know where they will find their next meal."To meet this need for food security for Juneau's children, three sites for summer lunch programs were set up: Gruening Park, Geneva Woods and at Shepherd...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-14/love-em-and-feed-em
Local
Native leader pleads not guilty to theft

...2012 from the Alaska Subsistence Defense Fund, which aims to protect subsistence rights, and the Alaska Traditional Foods Security Council, an entity that addresses security of traditional food resources.Both groups are operated by the Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-15/native-leader-pleads-not-guilty-theft
Local
My Turn: A wake-up call in Alaska's waters

...marine life, but because it assessed potential risk to Alaska communities. The study considered social impacts such as food security, subsistence, jobs and educational opportunities. Findings indicate that communities in Alaska's southeast and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-30/my-turn-wake-call-alaskas-waters
Opinion
Sullivan defends record on Native issues

...married into an Alaska Native family, said he respects the subsistence culture and understands how important it is for food security and the culture of Alaska Native people.He said the case, initially brought by the Athabascan elder Katie John...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-28/sullivan-defends-record-native-issues
State
Loescher leaves legal limbo

...programs are the Alaska Subsistence Defense Fund, which aims to protect subsistence rights, and the Alaska Traditional Foods Security Council, an entity that addresses security of traditional food resources.Both of those entities were created in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-06/loescher-leaves-legal-limbo
Local
Alaska Senate forum turns to subsistence

...in Washington," he said."What can we do so that we can manage wildlife appropriately, so that we can maintain food security, so that we can put subsistence first, as the federal law is," he said.Sullivan said subsistence is not going...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-03/alaska-senate-forum-turns-subsistence
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