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Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center

...since August 2014 with a $17 million federal grant. The past year has seen the creation of a network of academics, industry groups, community stakeholders and government agencies working on technology and Arctic issues. At the university ceremony...

...Association predicts U.S. sales will reach 700,000 this year, up from 430,000 last year and 128,000 in 2013. The industry group estimates this year's average sale price at $149, down from $160 last year and $349 in 2013. Twenty members...
Confluence of factors cause disconnect in salmon pricing

...anything," said Jerry McCune, president of United Fishermen of Alaska, the state's largest commercial fishing industry group. "We have no control on what they retailers put on it."Bristol Bay fishermen received 50 cents per pound of sockeye...
Appeals filed in water reservation case

JUNEAU (AP) - Business and industry groups have appealed a state agency decision to grant a water...waters to a private group.PacRim and business and industry groups were among those filing appeals to Natural Resources...
State-led gas line scores low on credibility that the governor may move the state in a different direction has raised questions about how firmly aligned the industry group and the state really are on the project.Tsafos and Mayer, in their presentation to the Legislature, said the governor's...
Businesses, schools partner on maritime job skills

...and more.A working group that includes several state agencies, the University of Alaska and other training and industry groups are trying to implement the Alaska Maritime Workforce Development Plan, which outlines the need for employees in...

...species if they are harmful to people.Tom Partin, president of the American Forest Resource Council, a timber industry group, said he was not surprised by the finding. Partin criticized Fish and Wildlife for not doing more to control the...

...there's no evidence that the sweetener is any worse nutritionally than sugar.The Corn Refiners Association, an industry group, has been pushing back at the negative perceptions about high-fructose corn syrup. It has commissioned market-research...
Seafood industry, delegation seek Russian import ban

...countries including the U.S., but if it doesn't, a coalition of companies wants an import ban in response.Industry groups and seafood businesses have asked for a ban on Russian seafood, including Alaska General Seafoods, Aleutian Pribilof...

...task force in Ohio called for a 40 percent reduction in all forms of phosphorus going into the lake.Agriculture industry groups have been asking farmers for more than a year to reduce phosphorus runoff before government regulators step in and...


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