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Layoffs on the horizon for state employees

...warnings of potential position cuts and layoffs filtered through union representatives...wrote. Geary also wrote that potential layoffs would not happen until the next fiscal...informed us that there are no planned layoffs during the balance of FY15," he wrote...
Public Safety discusses budget proposal for next year

...Alaska's Department of Public Safety is proposing to cut 24 permanent full-time positions, though an official says no layoffs are planned for the affected workers.Kelly Howell is the department's director of administrative services.She said that...
Oil on wild ride; how will it end?

...609 in October.Oil companies have announced spending cuts in the billions of dollars; oil service companies have announced layoffs of thousands of workers.If companies stop drilling new wells in North Dakota and Texas, the centers of the U.S. oil boom...
BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

...spokeswoman Dawn Patience said.The layoffs, combined with 200 of the roughly 250...official acquisition date takes place."The layoffs announced Monday include overhead associated...extremely disappointed" by the planned layoffs, including the impacts on affected families...
What others say: Legislature should do better at providing stable budget for UA

...This isn't the first time the university has been put in a pinch. The 1990s saw significant and painful cuts that entailed layoffs and systemwide budget slashing. And to their credit, this time UA President Patrick Gamble and the Board of Regents saw the...
Healy coal mine says layoffs may be coming

...Cornelius and other employees to anticipate layoffs of up to a third of the 120-person work...Merchant Marine, he said, but if not, layoffs could come as early as May 21 after the...Teamsters. It's not the first time layoffs have been threatened, he said. In 1997...
Tourism drop sparks layoffs at Goldbelt

...winter, said Gary Droubay, chief executive officer. The layoffs come in response to a slow tourist season and come on the heels...eliminating positions in early October. The last phase of layoffs were expected to be completed by Friday. Goldbelt is an urban...
Oil company cutbacks force layoffs

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Scores of workers are facing layoffs as Alaska's big oil companies cut spending at Prudhoe...also face a pullback, said president Mike O'Connor. The layoffs come as Alaska's oil patch employment is booming. In...
State to accept federal education dollars

...Jobs Fund money aimed at preventing teacher layoffs, despite a lack of budget-driven layoffs. The new money is part of a $10 billion federal...have to be spent until 2011, so there may be layoffs to prevent by then, he said. While the money...
Who are the 'Faces of ACES'?: Industry's advertising campaign centers on new hires, execs

...oil tax reductions with assertions the law forced widespread layoffs, but the stories behind those faces say differently. The...Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, questioned whether recent layoffs were part of typical seasonal operation or were the result...


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