Prison worker who helped killers escape gets up to 7 years

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. - A sobbing former prison worker who helped two murderers escape from a maximum-security...sentencing. She apologized to the community, her former co-workers and law enforcement officers for the weeks of fear and disruption...
Nation and World
Algae threatens Dungeness season

San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf typically bustles this time of year as workers prepare to haul millions of pounds of Dungeness crab that are a tradition at Thanksgiving and other holiday meals.But crab pots...
Donald Museth Williams

...a wide variety of public works projects throughout the Puget Sound region, held in high regards by many colleagues, co-workers, and employees. He also served his country briefly in the Army, stationed in Anchorage, Alaska, for 2 years active duty...
Board approves changes to workers' comp claims

The Alaska Workers Compensation Board has approved Legislature-mandated changes to the fee schedule for workers filing compensation claims.The schedule lists how much money injured workers are entitled to if they are injured on the...
Uber settles over unpaid workers' compensation

...than $77,900 in connection to unpaid workers' compensation insurance for its drivers...Alaska until it is in compliance with workers' compensation laws, The Alaska paying employees must also pay for workers' compensation insurance, which pays...
At Safeway, co-workers and friends remember Brandon Cook

...Gathered on the sidewalk outside Safeway, friends and co-workers remembered Brandon C. Cook as someone with a big smile and...didn't have any blood relatives in Juneau, Cook's co-workers - both past and present - became like a family to him. At...
Paris unites in solidarity, then scatters in panic

...tables, park benches, behind trees."Whoever starts running starts everyone else running," Alice Carton, a municipal worker who came to Republique with two friends, said in a series of messages tapped out over her smartphone. "It's a very weird...
Nation and World
My Turn: Apprenticeships more important than ever

...pipefitters, apprenticeships prepare workers for skilled jobs with good...apprenticeship programs that train workers for construction, oil and...higher than the average Alaska worker. More than 90 percent of ensuring we have resident workers who can do the job.By helping...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...committed to not raising taxes on average workers. Her campaign pointed to a bill proposed...union represents nurses, health care workers and other caregivers and is among the...endorsements accounting for about 10 million workers, an organizational force that will help...
Nation and World
Anchorage police arrest woman suspected of 3 armed robberies

...the floor and pinned Holler against the counter, police said.The owner also pushed a panic button and yelled for help.Workers at a beauty shop next door called 911 and summoned a man leaving a restaurant. The man helped subdue Holler until officers...


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