Alaska's median income drops below 1989 levels

...more traditionally male kind of work, women have that hurdle to get into these higher-paying industries."State economist Neal Fried said job growth in the 1990s was primarily in the service sector, which typically pays lower wages. He said that growth...
My Turn: BC Mines and the Taku watershed

...Minister Bennett's and the BC government's commitment to responsible mining. And so far, they are failing.?Sarah O'Neal is a PhD student in salmon ecology at the University of Washington with 18 years of experience conducting research in salmon...
Departures from Alaska at highest point in 25 years

...caused by the state's current financial problems because they came before oil prices dropped, Department of Labor economist Neal Fried said. "When those numbers were put together, we thought $100 oil was normal," Fried said, referring to the per-barrel...
Bears' Arthur, Falcons' Welling take 4A titles

...Gilbert m 23:39:00; McKenzie Dimond f 23:59:00; Gretchen Neal f 24:07:00; Madison York f 24:17:00; Kelsey Walsh f...Neyhart f 26:39:00; David Chytil m 26:42:00;Ashleigh Neal f 26:46:00; Nelli Wayne f 26:50:00; Chris Barrows m...
Economist: ConocoPhillips layoffs have broad reach

...Alaska, a state economist said the damage could have been worse.Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development economist Neal Fried told the Alaska Dispatch News Wednesday that he would not have been shocked if the number of layoffs announced was higher...
Crimson Bears harriers bigger than ever

...Christopher Nylen, Ian Scholl, Noah Williams, Leah Bibb, Ashleigh Neal, Gillian Smith, Maddy York.Freshmen - Arne Ellefson-Carnes...Dimond, Sydney Lee, Nicole Mannix, Malia Miller, Gretchen Neal, Leah Neyhart, Victoria Wilcox, and Lena (exchange) Egypt...
High school harriers tackle Region V course

...JDHS, 24:14Bradley Gilbert, 11, TMHS, 24:14Gretchen Neal, 9, JDHS, 24:26Dunya Hermann, 12, TMHS, 24:37Sam Johnson...9, TMHS, 28:14Abby Heueisen, 10, TMHS, 28:15Ashleigh Neal, 10, JDHS, 28:20Jeanne Lin Muller, 11, TMHS, 28:23Katie...
Searching for a light: The case for economic optimism as Alaska enters recession

...That might not sound like much, but oil jobs matter."These are the highest-paying jobs in our economy," state economist Neal Fried told Sean Doogan of the Alaska Dispatch News last week. "These jobs are significantly bigger multipliers than any other...
Today In Sports History for July 19

...6-2, 6-4) in the first men's singles tennis championship at the All England Club, Wimbledon.1909 - Cleveland shortstop Neal Ball pulls off the first unassisted triple play in modern major league history.1910 - Cy Young wins his 500th career game as...
Man possibly linked to missing women had contact with police

...disappearances or slayings, authorities said Monday.West Virginia authorities are trying to circulate information to see if Neal Falls, of Springfield, Oregon, can be linked to any other crimes against women nationwide. Police say Falls was fatally shot...
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