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Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center

...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, some of the early accomplishments of this network were showcased...
Spann: Younger generation should be involved

...voice and the more like-voters there are, the louder that voice grows. Thankfully, our generation, is raised on technology and have the opportunity too use it for their benefit. Social media, internet, smart phones, along with public...
Safety for autistic kids shouldn't depend on GPS

...collaboration, education and sharing information. Though safety can be enhanced by technology, it shouldn't depend on technology. This year, the Justice Department agreed to cover the cost of GPS tracking devices for children with autism. Distribution...
Fishermen rally for kings

...Burk said he fished the river in 1987 and came back 25 years later to see that there were no more kings. "Blame it on technology, blame it on what you want to but the reality is 5 percent of the fish getting caught in the river is not the problem...
Voices of the Peninsula: Configuring the compass for the greater Soldotna schools be tilted and improperly balanced because of lack of proper funding from the State, a consistent over-reliance on technology to take the place of humans in our classrooms, our libraries and nursing stations, and the need for many new schools...
GCI Senior executives discuss their past and future

...their post paid wireless or landline, free calling to friends and family in Japan," he said. Regarding dependence on technology in the event of natural disasters, Landes feels that it is an asset for preparedness. "We have a very diverse system...
Vadla: Listen to all to make best decisions for community

...strategies, and materials that enhance the quality of education in the District. Response to Intervention, the emphasis on technology, special programs, extracurricular programs, academic competitions, and more impact students every day so it is...
Out of limbo: School board OKs contracts for nontenured teachers

...supplant money. It has to be used for other expenses," she said. She said she expects to see most of the funding used on technology and training. Dante Petri can be reached at
Around the District the school. Ms. Hoffman?s sixth-grade class has been going to Starbase Alaska, a program focusing on technology, science, math, goal setting, team building and drug demand reduction. The kids go to Challenger Learning Center of Alaska...
Health care dollars rising

...growth, and that personal income levels are also a factor, Foster said."We have money in Alaska and we spend it on technology, plus our over-65 population is growing more rapidly than elsewhere in the nation, so all of these are at work...


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