Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative Grant Program announced

Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative Grant Program AnnouncedThe Alaska...announced the Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative Grant Program to fund projects that...of the Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative is to inspire communities, businesses...
Gov., 2011 Iditarod champ push 'wellness initiative'

...Friday announced the creation of an initiative that calls on Alaskans from across the...late September.The idea for the new initiative, called "Alaskans Changing Together...the borders of their village," the initiative website states. "It is this sentiment...
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

With the passage of the Marijuana Initiative (Ballot 2) in November 2014, Alaskans...did cast a vote. For the Marijuana Initiative, 43.9 percent of those registered...The statewide 'yes' vote to pass the initiative was 52.1 percent of those voting...
Ballot measure reaches half of signature goal

...The organizers of the PFD Voter Registration ballot initiative say they've reached they halfway mark in their signature-gathering effort.If enacted, the PFD Voter Registration initiative would allow Alaskans to register to vote or update...
Online threats against blacks net arrest at Missouri campus

...inclusion, diversity and equity.The university system's governing body, the Board of Curators, also announced other initiatives, including offering more support for hiring and retaining diverse faculty and staff and performing a full review of all...
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Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative

...of diverse groups is launching a new initiative effort to tackle climate change, raising...Tuesday announced plans to put a climate initiative before voters in November 2016. Their...organizers of a competing effort, Initiative 732, want to tax every metric ton of...
Nation and World
Grants available to study seafood canneries

...available for projects studying the history of Alaska's seafood canneries.The project is part of the Alaska Historic Canneries Initiative, which is focusing on preserving the history of the hundreds of fish processing sites along Alaska's shoreline.Students...
Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears

...try to use House budget powers to counter an administration initiative that did not need congressional approval.Absent congressional...had bucked many fellow Republican leaders by embracing the initiative, said he was suspending the welcome until federal officials...
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Myanmar army will keep privileges even with opposition win

...with strings attached."Sunday's poll does not mark democracy's triumph in Burma," said Ellen Bork of Foreign Policy Initiative, a U.S. think-tank. "Over the past few years, it has become obvious that the military and its political proxy (the...
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My Turn: How can we celebrate Dr. Walter Soboleff Day?

...1929 ANB Convention, which passed the first resolution calling on the ANB to pursue the "land suit." This 42-year ANB initiative resulted in the passage of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act and the founding of Sealaska Corporation and hundreds of...


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