Public Market opens Friday

...their studios, kitchens and basements, Alaskan artists and vendors of all kinds will be offering the fruits of their creative labors to the public this weekend at the 32nd annual Alaska-Juneau Public Market and an accompanying Native Artist Market.This...
Running Fox releases Alaska Sampler 2015 of the Sampler and founder of Running Fox Books, in a release.In what lead editor David Marusek deems a "literary labor of love," the Alaska Sampler 2015 features fiction, memoir, crime writing and humor. Among the dozen featured authors are...
My Turn: Losing our heads over taxes

...visitor industry accounts for 10,200 jobs, $370 million in labor income and $1.01 billion in spending annually.? In Juneau...visitor industry accounts for 2,750 jobs, $95 million in labor income and $189 million in spending annually.? Approximately...
A day in the life of Rosa Miller

...Miller said. "She said 'You have to go wherever your husband goes.'"Her mother, Bessie Visaya, was helped in her labor by the cannery superintendent's wife, who was a nurse. It's from her that Miller got her middle name.When she was 9...
CEO to cut his pay so workers earn $70K

...and earlier this month Seattle's minimum wage law went into effect. It will eventually raise base hourly pay to $15.Labor unions and workers in the Seattle area on Wednesday joined national protests for better pay. Drivers for Uber and Lyft - the...
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No answer for schools

...million.The conference committee approved budget bill intent language that asks the Department of Administration to re-open labor contracts. But the actual salary adjustment won't be taken up until later this week.The next conference committee meeting...
State | AK legislature
House panel advances bill to nix state employee pay raises

...raises for certain state employees not covered by agreements with labor unions. The bill advanced on a vote of 6-4, with Republican...of administration, said that if the language surrounding the labor contracts stands, she expected it would reopen talks with the...
My Turn: Review of 'The cunning little vixen'

...innocence of various ones as we ride the waves of the music to the conclusion, which will not be revealed here.Many unheralded labors of love from clever minds brought this quite unusual performance together. Imagine the work involved in creating costumes for...
William Sam Horton

...wrestling. In his youth he enjoyed basketball and continued to participate in the Golden North Salmon Derby. He retired from the Labors Union.William S. Horton Sr. is survived by his sons and daughters; Patricia, William W. Horton, Elizabeth, Laverne...
Domestic violence prevention dollars deleted

...of the House and Senate Finance committees, checked off on the budgets for the departments of Environmental Conservation; Labor and Workforce Development; Law; Military and Veterans' Affairs; Public Safety; Revenue; the office of the governor and...
State | AK legislature


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