Ag. Secretary Vilsack Announces New Timber Plan for Tongass

...already struggling industry."The timber industry would become an export industry, just like the fishing, mining and oil industries," Wright said. "The harvesters would have no reason to sell to the mills. They would come and take our resources...
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Coming home from the bash Alaska delegates say Republican ticket will help state's timber, fishing, oil industries By BETTY MILLS FOR THE JUNEAU EMPIRE PHILADELPHIA -- Alaska delegates to the Republican National Convention have headed home to...
Juneau man laments the state of the nation

...approved another $150 billion for the suppression of Iraqis while we extract their oil. Man, those defense and oil industries must be rolling in our dough and our blood as well. Don't guess the troops will be coming home soon. Sound off...
Cruise lines give $75,000 to GOP after judge lifts donations cap

...most of the $90,000 the party has raised since the ruling, said GOP Chairman Randy Ruedrich. The insurance and oil industries have also contributed several thousand dollars, according to the party and filings with the Alaska Public Offices...
Resource-industry reps ponder state of the state

...guests from across the state, Canada and Seattle and continues through Thursday. Officials from mining, tourism and oil industries complained Tuesday afternoon of industry-specific taxation and limits on access to public lands. The cruise ship...
Democrats criticize Gov.'s tax bill

...statements made by Gov. Sean Parnell that addressed a recent trip overseas to assess and compare tax structures of oil industries in the North Sea.When Parnell went before the Juneau World Affairs Council last week he championed the signing of...
SEARHC names new HR director

...Oregon, much of which was working with the Alaska Tribal Health system plus education, information technology and oil industries. "The opportunity to help others is a daily and civic responsibility, and I am grateful for being invited to participate...
EPA may nix mixing zones waste, such as fish parts, sewage or bark, would mostly be unaffected. Mixing zones used by the mining and oil industries that wash out heavy metals and hydrocarbons would also likely be outside the ban, unless the discharges contain mercury...
State levies $150 fine against Ben Stevens for not revealing chairmanship

...for various companies that paid him consulting fees. Metcalfe alleges the companies, mainly from the fishing and oil industries, paid Stevens for his political influence as leader of the state Senate. Stevens denies the allegations of influence...
New surimi process has promise to increase fish yields

...crab legs and fish sticks. The industry is under increasing pressure for source material from the fishmeal and fish oil industries, thanks to the global expansion of aquaculture as well as efforts to fatten up fillets through more efficient capture...
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