Empire Editorial: Pass, then puff

...canny move by the Assembly and city administrators, who have already heard from entrepreneurs planning for the legalization of retail marijuana sales, but the city has more work to do.Recreational marijuana use becomes legal across Alaska on Feb. 24. The...
Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign

...Alaska Symphony of Seafood attracted 17 new products for its 22nd annual competition. The contest showcases new seafood items in retail, food service and smoked categories with top winners getting a trip to the Boston Seafood Show.This year the Symphony added...
Bookstore-less, but not hopeless

...the bookstore. There were also art supplies, sundry items, logo gear, trade paperbacks and gifts."There are a number of retail operations we're looking at opening up on campus," Ciri said.The first to open will be a convenience store, and soon...
Pot entrepreneurs lining up space for marijuana businesses as a heavy equipment operator and general foreman on the North Slope. He plans to open a marijuana club and eventually a retail store as part of his retirement plan, he said.Lester has lined up locations inside and outside of Delta Junction for a private...
Assembly blocks marijuana paperwork able to establish farms or prepare for retail sales. The effect of the moratorium on the...Nov. 24 to finalize regulations covering retail marijuana sales. The first permit for a retail marijuana store can be issued no later than...
Willoughby Arts Complex announces design competition

...Council. The current plan includes a community theatre, a theater for Perseverance Theatre, a black box space, a gallery, retail store and cafe, offices, classrooms, and accompanying auxiliary spaces. The WAC will connect to the existing Juneau Arts...
Something new at Symphony of Seafood

...have traditionally been seafood items - what Decker calls "center of the plate" products. The traditional categories include retail, food service and smoked products. Adding Beyond the Plate encourages use of seafood byproducts. "For instance, in creating...
Fairbanks borough mayor to form marijuana working group

...needed, city councils."Hopkins said some real estate organizations in the borough are receiving inquiries about available retail spaces from outside the state.According to Hopkins, possible issues to consider include buffer zones for certain areas...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014 of emerging artists from various Southeast communities.? Kindred Post: Not only did Christy NaMee Eriksen keep a retail shop from being a vacant storefront, she helped enhance an art store that also serves as a post office. Eriksen is also on...
Assembly pitches 1-year delay in opening pot shops

...will allow the Assembly time to consider the most effective regulations concerning the location, hours and facility rules for retail marijuana shops so that they may work in conjunction with state law."Think about where we allow alcohol," Kiefer said...


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