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...
Fliers get a bit of relief as summer airfares fall

...The study looks at 4.1 million tickets purchased before March 31 this year and last year for travel between Memorial Day and Labor Day.Airfare during the first three months of this year was also lower, down 3.7 percent domestically and 8.9 percent...
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Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...Conservation Commission.Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, spoke against Gallagher's confirmation, arguing that his experience in labor law and contracting, even though in the oil and gas industry, did not fit well with the highly-technical regulatory decisions...
State | AK legislature
Sides entrench in budget fight

...mechanism for inflation-proofing the per-student funding formula.The caucus also has wanted to see negotiated pay raises in labor contracts funded for next year and expanded Medicaid. Democrats don't dispute the need for cuts but say they must be made...
My Turn: Can two gasline plans coexist?

...state, which is cash-strapped, will need more resources.? Competition between the projects will likely raise costs for labor and supplies.? Ownership of assets and intellectual property may make "forward movement" difficult.? Financial discussions...
Holiday lights

...of dancers dancing, actors acting, singers singing and others making the community more beautiful with the fruits of their labors would easily overflow multiple renditions of the "12 Days of Christmas," making weekend plans difficult to narrow down...
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...
Senate agrees with House; passes bill vetoing 2.5 percent raise for state's nonunion employees

...Senate's five minority Democrats and Sen. Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks, voted against the bill. Bishop, a former Department of Labor and Workforce Development commissioner, has been against the legislation from the start because it goes along with a renegotiation...
State | AK legislature
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...


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