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Back in action: All-terrain wheelchair gets people outdoors

...a 2008 invention of motor-sport manufacturer Tim Swenson of Minnesota. It was assembled by Swenson's company Action Manufacturing, which to date has only one plant, located in Marshall, Minnesota. Instead of wheels, the 350-pound chair has heavy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-14/all-terrain-wheelchairs-available-in
News
Rich Lowry: The drilling bonanza

...income on energy in 2012. The number had been only 12 percent in 2001.It is a boon to industry. It reduces the costs of manufacturing and transport.It is a boon to automakers. Lower gas prices are helping drive a surge in sales of trucks and SUVs that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-10/rich-lowry-the-drilling-bonanza
Opinion
Not going to waste: Old electronics collected for recycling

...Anchorage, where it will be sorted and prepared for shipment to Seattle. Upon arrival at Total Reclaim's Seattle de-manufacturing facility, the material's first stop will be Total Reclaim's Asset Management Department, which erases any data remaining...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-16-2
News
Tom Bearup: Administration should be accountable to borough residents

...growth. The Kenai Peninsula Borough has the available infrastructure to attract technology, software development and clean manufacturing business to our "Alaskan Riviera". Enhancement of our growing agriculture industry is important. High tunnel agriculture...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-28/tom-bearup-administration-should-
Opinion
5 things small businesses need to know this fall

...small companies to deduct up-front rather than depreciate the cost of equipment like computers, vehicles, furniture and manufacturing machines. The deduction, set at $500,000 during 2013 to help businesses continue their recovery from the recession...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-09-17/5-things-small-businesses-need-
Community
Eric Treider: Alaskans yearn for something different

...young people to these concepts and equipping them with the skills to perform the necessary engineering, development and manufacturing work throughout their formative years. It will take a generation.In my mind, this would be the result: Whenever anyone...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-30/eric-treider-alaskans-yearn-for-s
Opinion
Candidates for lieutenant governor debate in Kenai

...sedentary timber industry, which could be managed as a viable renewable resource. He also pointed to the potential for manufacturing, utilizing some of Alaska's natural resources. Each candidate agreed Alaska is a resource rich state, with the potential...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-14
News

...green beans that will be cooked and canned, for example, would not be regulated.In addition to regulating farms and food manufacturing facilities, the food safety law authorized more inspections by the FDA and gave the agency additional powers to shut down...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-09-20-0
Community
Vote no on one

...at the family business my father started in Fairbanks back in 1982. We are Flowline Alaska, a fabrication and manufacturing facility that coats and insulates pipe for the producers. Through the years and ever-changing-oil-tax-regimes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-18/vote-no-on-one
Letters

...record-keeping system, a move that will force the digitization of a warehouse full of boxes. Hewlett-Packard reportedly stopped manufacturing hardware for the borough's financial management system in 2008.One municipal employee joked to borough information technology...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2014-09-06-2

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