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Walker budget cuts 55 Juneau jobs, 174 are vacant spots that would not be filled. The rest would be layoffs.The Juneau losses account for eliminated positions and jobs that would be...katecmoritz. By The Numbers***77 positions deleted in Juneau60 are unfilled17 layoffs
Public Safety discusses budget proposal for next year

...Alaska's Department of Public Safety is proposing to cut 24 permanent full-time positions, though an official said no layoffs are planned for the affected workers.Kelly Howell is the department's director of administrative services.She said that...
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City merger tightens budget change on his horizon but sees the staffing changes as essential to continued operations."I don't like to see a layoff, but there is always a price to pay," Fischer said. "This is what's necessary and I support this."Duncan said the...
My Turn: Alaska's love/hate affair with government spending

...years is a serious concern in a state where government jobs account for about one quarter all salary and wages earned. Those layoffs will translate to people going on unemployment or leaving the state. Fewer salaries means less personal spending, which will...
District considers deficit atop deficit or below the poverty level.Some savings on heating costs and use of supplies will help cut costs without the need for layoffs. District-wide efforts to reduce paper waste and use of other supplies could save $120,000 and fuel costs are currently...
After long layoff, JD women to play Ketchikan

...shoot the three.'' In an effort to keep sharp during their layoff, the JD women have been scrimmaging against the Dzantik'i...bore.'' She said Juneau could look a bit rusty due to the layoff when it takes the floor on Friday. Still, she said, it was...
BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

...Hilcorp, spokeswoman Dawn Patience said.The layoffs, combined with the 200 people who have...retirement and severance packages as part of the layoffs, Patience said. She expects the focus for the layoffs to be more on the Anchorage-based staff...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Sports: Gilbert lands record contract after layoff 4/22/98

...Wednesday, April 22, 1998 Gilbert lands record contract after layoff Last modified at 2:10 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22...a seven-year, $46.5 million contract, hopeful that the layoff won't prevent him from returning to the form that made him...
Juneau service agency struggles to stay open

JUNEAU - A longtime Juneau service agency is in debt and struggling to remain open amid staff resignations and layoffs.The nonprofit Southeast Alaska Guidance Association is also in the process of moving from its main shop and office.Acting board...
BP: Deal with Hilcorp completed would allow BP to focus on Prudhoe Bay and pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project. The sale involves the planned layoff of 275 workers and transfer to Hilcorp or early retirement of another 200 people.Weiss said the companies have asked federal...


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