ERC Editorial: Farmed Atlantic salmon for sale in Juneau - what's up with that?

...purchased locally and from Alaskan fishermen. Given all they have done for our community, it's all the more shocking to see the retail chain now carrying a product that tugs at the economic fabric of this community. Commercial fishing is an important part of...
Mayweather wins richest fight ever 2007 when Mayweather fought Oscar De La Hoya.But while the frenzy over the fight pushed up tickets to 3-4 times their retail price the week of the fight, prices dropped dramatically as the fight neared and some tickets were being resold for less than...
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New report details the economic impact of fisheries in Alaska

The combined value of Alaska seafood exports and retails sales was $6.4 billion in 2011, according to a report released Wednesday by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. ASMI is...
House approves marijuana control board legislation

...they directed either the alcohol board or a new marijuana board to develop the regulations for marijuana businesses, including retail sales and commercial cultivation. Those regulations are due in November, with the first licenses expected to be handed out...
State | AK legislature
Ice cream contamination still in question

...products produced there have also been recalled. The company also has 62 distribution centers.Monday's recall extends to retail outlets in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana...
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Slack Tide: Save some daylight for me

...and St. Paul were on two different times. For realsies. Historically, those who benefit from increased evening sunlight - retail, sports and tourism industries - favor daylight saving. Opponents include farmers, TV and radio broadcasters, anyone whose...
House committee plans new draft of marijuana crime bill that it simply applied to each transaction.The Senate Finance version of the bill would have prohibited commercial and retail marijuana businesses outside of organized boroughs or municipalities and allow established villages to choose to have such establishments...
Tracy LaBarge, Juneau entrepreneur

...with four successful businesses, she's not done yet - with the legalization of marijuana, she's considering starting a retail marijuana business.The idea started when people came to her to ask for support; she's spoken about the issue at Juneau...
Where Juneau's weed would grow

...marijuana operations, such as processing and retail, would be restricted in residential areas...conditional use permit.This means that when retail establishments become legal next year...whether consumption should be allowed in the retail shops, especially downtown where odor...
Senate to consider latest version of marijuana bill

...adults 21 and older. It sets out the crimes for possession of larger amounts of marijuana and would prohibit a commercial or retail marijuana industry in the state's unorganized borough outside of municipalities. Marijuana would remain a controlled substance...
State | AK legislature


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