Whale specialist talks to Chamber

This week's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon features an appearance by Aleria Jensen, marine mammal specialist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Jensen will present a talk entitled "Bubblenets and Blowholes: Managing...
Sealaska Heritage to hold cultural performing arts intensive

...Frank Katasse and Katrina Hotch. Students will practice Tlingit language, play theater games and work with a cultural specialist. There will be parent and student workshops are provided on several evenings during the intensive.The intensive is scheduled...
3 insurers plan to leave market

...State Farm wasn't as active as the other companies in the marketplace, Wing-Heier said. State Farm media relations specialist Jordi Ortega said by email that State Farm had offered individual health insurance policies in Alaska and other states through...

...Juneau Empire.BY MELISSA GRIFFITHSJuneau EmpirePediatric specialist Dr. Marna Schwartz's passion for helping kids is, optometry, ENT, dental, radiology and nutrition. Specialists from the Alaska Native Medical Center also regularly travel...
Watch for whales, expert says

...they're not negatively impacting them, a marine mammal specialist told members of the Juneau Chamber of Commerce Thursday...struck before or after it died).There are also teams of specialists throughout the state that respond to entanglements, called...
Solutions for Alaska's fiscal future

...program called Economic Gardening. This targets growth businesses and provides assistance that takes them to the next level. Specialists help CEOs identify which issues are hindering their growth and then leverage sophisticated tools to deliver insights and...
Battle over blackwater

...allowing the wastewater to be better diluted.Water quality specialists who report to the heads of cruise line companies and send...than 100 responses, according to DEC cruise ship program specialist Ed White.SEACC's Guy Archibald said that's not enough...
Alaska is No. 1 in brain injuries, and an expert is visiting Southeast to explain why

...on only what's diagnosed.Dr. Amy Murphy, brain injury specialist and medical director of Providence Hospital Brain Injury Services...will play continuously once buffered. And while visiting a specialist may still be necessary for more serious injuries, a lot of...
JSD lets go of 3 teachers

...Though there are the three cases of non-retention, he said no teachers, specialists or support staff have been laid off."Any support staff or specialists who choose to leave the district will be through attrition," he said.
NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

...point kick from short distance, that is an exciting and usually a critical play.Some teams could look into 2-point specialists; there's conjecture that Eagles coach Chip Kelly brought in Tim Tebow to potentially fill such a role.


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