John Daniel Squires

...American Society of Testing and Materials (for which he served on the Committee on Aggregates), and he was also the vice president and charter member of the Alaska chapter of the American Concrete Institute. At the request of the Department of Transportation...
Northrim Bank welcomes two new branch managers

Northrim Bank President and CEO Joe Beedle has announced Bradley Leathers will be the branch...Wells Fargo in Ketchikan. He served as assistant to the district president, providing administrative support to 11 retail branches. Most recently...
FNBA contributes $1 million to local organizations

...sponsorships, and in-kind donations of time and talent during the past year. "We believe in Alaska," First National President Betsy Lawer said in a statement. "That means we believe in supporting those communities where our employees work and live...
Report: Scale of racism in World Cup host a threat

...asked to by the AP.The report was sent on Friday to FIFA President Sepp Blatter. Without referencing the report's existence...the discriminatory behavior that thrives at football despite President Vladimir Putin pledging to address the issue."We see it...
Canada border hours worry Hyder residents

...facilities, Alaska Dispatch News reported. Residents use both U.S. and Canadian currency.Hyder Community Association President Wes Loe likened the overnight closure to "putting a chain across your own driveway.""We consider ourselves one community...
Tribes from around US gather to discuss legal marijuana

...they toured some Washington state dispensaries on their trip.The conference was organized by Robert Odawi Porter, a former president of the Seneca Nation in New York, and Seattle marijuana business attorneys Hilary Bricken and Robert McVay.Porter noted...
Gold Medal tournament games set

...Annual Gold Medal Basketball Tournament were drawn out of an actual Disneyland Mickey Mouse hat Wednesday by JLC Second Vice-President Tim Wilson, and two of last year's defending champions open with games against their runner-up victims."These were...
Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, dies

...fellow Yellow Jacket and trailblazer who was a true champion both on and off of the basketball court," West Virginia State President Brian Hemphill said in a statement. "When Earl stepped out on the court on that fateful date in 1950, this remarkable man...
Thane no home for the homeless

...strictly enforced homeless evictions on land that used to belong to the Alaska-Juneau Mining Company.Debbie Driscoll, vice president and director of consumer affairs for AEL&P and corporate secretary for AJT, said the local company routinely patrols the...
Leaders rally against Army force reductions

...on Monday and in Fairbanks on Tuesday.The loss of a major combat unit at either base could be severe, said Bill Popp, president of Anchorage Economic Development Corp."The loss of a brigade at JBER could total 5,000 troops and 9,000 dependents...


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