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Wilderness Safety Challenge coming to Juneau

...villages as possible. In years past, they used to fly their instructors around the state to teach it. To save on travel costs, they now have local knowledgeable people in their network teach the class instead.The class in Juneau, which is...
Applications sought for Farm to Summer Food Service grants

...child and adult care food programs. Grants may be used for project supplies, recipe development and taste tests, travel costs, site coordinator, and agriculture expert fees. The purpose of the Farm to Summer Food Service program is to promote...
My Turn: How to organize higher education in Alaska the saving of $70 million per year with no University of Alaska system overhead. There will also be savings in travel costs incurred by travel among campuses. Board of Regents meetings will be held in the local campuses.? Nalinaksha Bhattacharyya...
Easier access has economic side effects

...Access Project options are expected to increase the number of independent tourists in Haines, Skagway and Juneau. As travel costs fall, more people can afford to travel independently, rather than by cruise ship. The amount of tourism increase...
Former Huslia postal worker to change plea, Darrel Gardner, successfully petitioned a federal judge to have the court pay for her transportation and travel costs to Anchorage for the court hearing, the Alaska Dispatch News reported Thursday (
Riverbend Elementary School gets new boss from Haines

...Saddler said the district is "really going to move toward the Skype side" as much as possible to cut down on extra travel costs. Three of five meetings have a Skype option, the consultants said.The board also discussed the salary of the new superintendent...
Volunteers return from Philippine relief efforts

...around $2,000 from churches in Alaska, including the Filipino Bible Church. Some of the churches helped fund his travel costs."It was sad," Belen said. "They said the first three days after the typhoon reached, they all had no food...
Travel ban raises serious concerns about JSD

...that the ban was approved indicates to me that it all needs to be said again.Simply stated, middle school athletic travel costs the district nothing. There is no money savings by banning it. The money to fund these types of trips comes from the...
Juneau-Douglas, North Pole enter Southeast football conference

...cut of more than $500,000. Travel costs for a school can easily top $1...up there so that cuts into the travel costs. For the most part it is fine...goals as a conference is to share travel costs and make funds available so more...
Rural Alaska Honors Institute accepting applications

...Biology, Archaeology and Process Technology, Alaska Native Dance and Karate. There is no cost for selected students and travel costs are included. Applications are due by March 1. Information and links to the application are on the website http...


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