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Furthering entrepreneurial spirit, innovation

...Conservation Service, and the Farm Service Agency, along with the Economic Development Administration from the U.S. Department of Commerce, initiated the Transition Framework for Economic Diversification in 2010. Our goal is to focus on creating...
Alaska increases estimate of salmon disaster

...streams. In some cases, managers halted fishing for other salmon species so enough kings could escape.The U.S. Department of Commerce in September declared king salmon fisheries a disaster in several watersheds. The declaration covered the...
Stevens presents fish farm permitting bill to Congress

...representatives from the areas they regulate. The administration bill recommends, but does not require, that the U.S. Department of Commerce consult with the councils on fish farming environmental questions. An amendment from the bill's co-sponsor...
State briefs

...facilities, and general aviation expansion. UAA receives $110,000 from Commerce Department ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded the University of Alaska Anchorage a $100,000 grant. The money will support the university's...
We can and we must

...America, a place to which young people came. Now we're a state where young people leave. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, in the past eight years we have gone from a strong economy to last among the 50 states in economic growth...
Northwest Digest

...or the right facilities to handle secret or top secret documents," he said. The matching grant, from the U.S. Department of Commerce, will provide about half the funds needed to build the center and train a pool of workers, he said. Cape...
Online marketing becomes ideal avenue for Alaska entrepreneurs

...companies like Boeing and Bell and Sikorsky," Landes said. According to a report released in November by the U.S. Department of Commerce, online retail sales rose by 27 percent during the third quarter of 2003.
Alaska Digest

...administration's efforts to overhaul a controversial program to spark development in coastal areas. The U.S. Department of Commerce has ruled that proposed changes to the Alaska Coastal Zone Management Program are comprehensive. The determination...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Gulf Coast, and was honorably discharged in 1975. Carlson worked as a fishery research biologist for the U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Alaska Fisheries Science Center at the Auke Bay Laboratory. In...
This Day in History

...a fire swept through a Fairbanks mobile home after owner tried to thaw the pipes with a weed burner. The U.S. Department of Commerce decided to return management of seven marine mammals to the state of Alaska. In the nation In 1788, Connecticut...


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