Corporation to hear pitches addressing climate change

...Corp. has committed to hearing investment pitches from companies and projects working on ways to address climate change.Valerie Mertz, the corporation's acting CEO, says the corporation committed to hearing investment opportunities of up to $200...
Photos: JDHS to present 'Meet Me in St. Louis'

...Lydia Smith, Suzanne Nierra, Lily Deitz, Molly York, Josh Rivers, Allena Valentine, Lily Goebel, Jasmine Stanturf, Valerie Cummins, Hunter Hill, Marcellin Niset, Clare Boily, Jared Vance and Quinn Gentili.The set was created by the cast, along...
Five Britons killed after whale boat sinks their eyes."Many of the survivors were taken to Tofino General Hospital and some were discharged Sunday night, said Valerie Wilson, a spokeswoman for the Vancouver Island Health Authority.Tofino's mayor commended residents for their quick aid...
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Familiar face becomes APFC pope

...reach a contract deal, she would become the first permanent female director in the fund's history. Current acting director Valerie Mertz was the first woman in the role.Randall Hoffbeck succeeded Rodell as the state's revenue commissioner and is a trustee...
4 finalists named for CEO of Alaska Permanent Fund Corp

...Mike Burns, retired this spring due to health concerns and later died. Corporation spokeswoman Laura Achee said acting CEO Valerie Mertz did not apply for the permanent slot.Achee says the starting range for the position is $202,000 to $303,000.
SEARHC announces fall "Doc Talks" schedule

...therapy? Oct. 28: Loren E. Laybourn, MD - Mammography - why we do it and what it means? Nov. 4: David Vastola, MD & Valerie Edwards, MD - Staying healthy and avoiding diabetes? Nov. 18: Grace T. Hwang, MD, Kelly Gebler, RN, & Todd Gebler...
Valerie Edwards joins Edgecumbe Hospital staff

SITKA - The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Valerie S. Edwards has joined the medical staff at the SEARHC Edgecumbe Hospital in Sitka. "Edwards joins our medical staff after completing...
Medicaid system expansion could be months away

JUNEAU - State health commissioner Valerie Davidson said it could be July before the state is in a position to begin enrolling Alaskans under expanded Medicaid coverage...
My Turn: The power of radical mothers

This Sunday in our nation's capital, Valerie Bell will lead a march to the Justice Department to demand an end to the cycle of violence perpetrated by a "society of institutionalized...
State looks to expand Medicaid in July

...fiscal year 2016, the state is forging ahead with Medicaid expansion, Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson said Thursday. The department hopes to have open enrollment in July, she said.Davidson was the keynote speaker...
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