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Shortchanged Sandy victims seeing some cash 3 years later

...received $90,000.Markoski pinched pennies by doing a lot of work himself. The couple took out a $40,000 Small Business Administration disaster loan and got a $47,000 federally funded rebuilding grant. It still wasn't enough to complete...
Nation and World
Changes may be looming for SBA 8(a) Native contractors

Proposed changes to the Small Business Administration's Business Development Program have gotten the attention of Alaska Native business groups.The changes to the 8(a) program...
My Turn: EPA is at it again

...meanwhile, grows 2 to 3 percent. Thus this proposal by the EPA is also highly regressive.The federal Small Business Administration's Office of Advocacy called on the EPA to withdraw the rule. It pointed out that the agency failed to perform...
Alaska Editorial: A virtuous cycle

...suggest that running a small business isn't easy.Jennifer Clark, a regional advocate with the U.S. Small Business Administration, said Thursday in Ketchikan that seven of 10 small businesses will remain in business after two years. After...
Thanks from Fatmo's BBQ

...Fatmo's BBQ, we failed to recognize two people who have been instrumental in helping us start our business. Small Business Administration (SBA) Southeast Center Director Ian Grant helped us build our business plan, and Alaska USA Federal Credit...
Cost of Yukon River flooding about $70M

...apply for disaster grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and physical-damage loans from the Small Business Administration. People have until March 25 to submit applications for SBA economic injury loans.

...Delivers, hosted by the Juneau Small Business Development Center and presented by Todd L. Saunders of the Small Business Administration, will be held from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, in the third-floor conference room of the Juneau...
Judge gives printer 6 months for fraud

...said Maad lied about his finances to get a $242,000 loan from Northrim Bank that was guaranteed by the Small Business Administration. Cooper said Maad also lied on a financial statement faxed to a leasing company in Georgia. Cooper said...
Federal program designed to give women with businesses an edge

...federal contracts. Full implementation of the program has been delayed for more than four years, and the Small Business Administration has yet to set a target date for when it will come online. Athas Cote has owned and operated SBH Services...
Business Briefs

...NTL receives excellence award from U.S. Small Business Administration FORT RICHARDSON - Northern Testing Laboratories has received a U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator's Award for Excellence for...


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