Plan to simplify 2015 health renewals may backfire

...inaccurate financial aid amounts from the government, say industry officials, advocates and other experts.If those amounts...get that built," said Brendan Buck, a spokesman for the industry trade group America's Health Insurance Plans.Here's the...
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Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents to $3.58

...regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.That's the largest drop this year.Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday the decrease came despite a rise in crude-oil prices.Lundberg says U.S. refiners...
Parnell picks apart issues

...legislation - SB21."It takes a healthy oil industry to give us a shot at a gasline," Parnell...with executives from the cruise ship industry and figure out how to respark the and investment in the travel industry will come to Alaska," Parnell said...
Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

...challenging the very beers that inspired them on their home turfs.It's the latest phenomenon in the flourishing craft beer industry, which got its start emulating the European brews that defined many of the beer styles we drink today. The move also marks...
Comments sought on possible Arctic lease sale

...subsistence hunting for decades," he said in a release. "I am confident we can do so again in the Beaufort Sea and encourage industry and whaling groups to come to the table so we can make good decisions going forward."Cindy Shogan, executive director of...
Governor asks feds to buy surplus salmon

...year, and there is another huge fish harvest.Parnell said the oversupply is greater than what was experienced by the salmon industry between 1999 and 2004, when he said more than 2,000 fishermen went out of business and many processors sold or closed their...
My Turn: U.S. must show resolve against Russian aggression tolerated. Just as Japan was forced to struggle to provide itself with adequate energy supplies when its entire nuclear industry was shut down in the wake of the tsunami-induced Fukushima reactor meltdown, Germany and the rest of Europe have to be prepared...
My Turn: Alaska Bankers Association: Vote no on one

...lending to businesses across diverse industries such as seafood, tourism, construction and mining, among others. There is one industry, however, that dwarfs all others, supports most state government services and accounts for approximately half of all Alaska...
Alaskans attend Canadian international arctic summit

...liquefaction plant in Nikiski - somewhere between $45 billion and $60 billion.Canadian Dave Ramsay, Minister of Justice and Industry, Tourism and Investment for the Northwest Territories, has been named the incoming president of the organization - a move...
Juneau Chamber talks commerce

...strong business climate in the oil and gas industry under the new oil tax system - referred...this health and recovery in the visitor industry, we're seeing more ships with these...funding and partnering with the visitor industry as one of the factors in the sector's...


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