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Village beset by water woes gets setback

...pending final paperwork from the village that has not been received.With winter freeze-up fast approaching, water plant manager Joseph Swan Jr. is keeping a nervous eye on the weather in Kivalina, 83 miles north of the Arctic Circle. The raw...
Chichagof Island's hidden gems and treasures

...some revenue and profit back to the community.The Ursa has been a welcome addition to these docks for years and plant managers Robin and Paula (last names are for family, not friends, they joke) welcome us with a tour. Our masseur from the...
CH2M-Hill to close Kenai unit

...workers who received word of the closure Thursday."At our foreman meeting ... it was rolled out to us," he said.Plant managers told employees the facility had 60 days to sell or it would be closed. The news was not a surprise, Carpenter said...
Vocational service award winners

Downtown Juneau Rotary Club's 2004 Vocational Service Award Winners are, from left, Alaskan Brewing Co. plant manager Curtis Holmes and personnel director Heather Conlin (business category); SAGA's Young Alaskans Building Affordable...
High king salmon prices, demand causing concern

...king salmon. All of a sudden, there aren't as many fish and the price goes up even more," said Eric Norman, plant manager for Taku Smokeries/Fisheries. In 2006, Panhandle salmon may end up fetching the highest prices seen in 15 to 20...
AK Airlines cuts fish runs

...time that there is interest in wild fish, we can't get it on the airline," said Tim Ryan, Sitka Sound Seafoods plant manager. Unfortunately, the heavy demand for wild Alaska salmon down south this year coincided with a reduction in Alaska...
Taku king fishery could pour $900K into Juneau economy

...shows the Taku king gillnet harvest could pump as much as $900,000 into Juneau's economy, said Eric Norman, plant manager of Taku Smokeries/Fisheries. That doesn't include the extra flurry of business generated around city docks...
Business Briefs

...are very honored to be recognized with these medals on the international level," said Dayton Canaday, Alaskan's plant manager, who attended the awards in Aspen. "We take personal pride in every batch we brew and this serves as a reminder...
Business Briefs

...their employees above all else. They have worked very hard to make the Alaskan Brewing Co. a model workplace." Plant Manager Dayton Canaday said qualifying for SHARP was one of his goals for the year. "We're very serious about safety and...
Year of the Dog

...tenders," said Haines gillnetter Norm Hughes on Thursday. "It's fine-eating fish," said a pleased Eric Norman, plant manager of downtown Juneau's Taku Fisheries/Smokeries, watching his workers cart totes loaded with plump chums into the...


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