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Kenai Peninsula tourism evolves under pressure

...hotel, the Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge in Cooper Landing and Seward's Breeze Inn are some of the peninsula's largest employers, she said.There is a local interest in making sure those positions go to residents, Hamrick said. In tourism...
What others say: Legislature should stay in Juneau

...state's power already resides.Moving the capital would ravage the economy of Juneau, where state government is the largest employer.When will the covetous leaders from Southcentral Alaska cease this effort? Probably never.Alaska has larger...
Health care offerings need to evolve with market

...started a discussion about how it provides health care coverage for school district employees. The district is the largest employer on the Kenai Peninsula, and benefits - including health care coverage - are a large part of the district's budget...
Low-wage jobs unexpectedly a way of life for many

...older, better-educated, more experienced workers.The trend extends well beyond Wal-Mart, the nation's largest employer, and is reverberating across the U.S. economy. It's partly why average inflation-adjusted income has declined...

...enrollment goals and change their business plans. HealthyCT is now selling insurance outside the state's marketplace to larger employers and hopes to educate the public about its patient-centric model of care in time for the next open enrollment in...

...Administrator Michael Milanoski said. "Thomas is good wholesome entertainment."Edaville, already one of the town's largest employers, is expected to triple its workforce from about 100 to 300 full- and part-time employees, he said. The town...
Kenai Peninsula economic outlook slowed, but steady

...more money and bring more money back, than people who take their wages here and go home with them."One of the largest employers is the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District with 839 teachers. Retail is made up of 783 people, engineers 424...
Health care budget fact check

...if your employer is a state or city government, a large employer, if you're in Medicare, if you have veteran's...covering more preventive services, for example, and larger employers that don't offer insurance to workers will face...
Voices of the Peninsula: An open letter to Borough Mayor Dave Carey I would like to remind you, or perhaps inform you of what KPC does for the borough. * KPC is one of the largest employers on the Peninsula with more than 280 employees. * The economic impact of the college in 2007 as measured by the McDowell...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...copper-gold mine that will probably be a combined underground and surface mine. Like Donlin Creek, it will be a large employer in a region that is now economically depressed. Heatwole said Pebble would employ about 1,000 in production operations...


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