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Kenai Senior Center receives salmon donation

...given the senior center's location. "Here we are on the Kenai River," Thomson said. "You've got major seafood processing plants right here in Kenai. And we think we should be making good, high-quality sockeye salmon available to...
Carol Ann Segura

...she met husband James Segura. Jim and Carol married in Las Vegas.Carol worked as an accountant at the Salamatof Seafood Processing Plant in Kenai for about 10 years before retiring. She also served as a board member for the Kenai Native Association...
All in the family: Young entrepreneur gets to work at Port of Kenai

...summer in the "crow's nest," an apartment in the large yellow building that now serves as the Copper River Seafoods processing facility. Their room, with windows overlooking the busy mouth of the Kenai River, was originally the building's...
Peninsula Job Center hosts career fair

...businesses and organizations set up table displays, representing industries including construction, oil and gas, seafood processing, health services, retail, and the military. Rachel O'Brien, a Job Center supervisor, said that the yearly...
Alaska minimum wage rises to $8.75 an hour Tuesday

...About 9 percent of jobs - or 28,000 - paid $9.75 or less, he said by email.Affected industries include seafood processing and restaurants, he said.The increase to $8.75 an hour, Alaska's first minimum wage hike in just over five...
Alaska senators take another crack at J-1 visa program

...that would enable Alaska's seafood processing industry to once again hire...individuals are hired by the seafood processing industry each year. In 2011...outside of Alaska.Pacific Seafood Processing Association Vice President...
Stevens on the ballot for southern, central Kenai Peninsula

...personal involvement with Alaska fisheries began in 1970, when he came to Alaska to work at Northern Processors, a seafood processing company owned by his family in Old Harbor. After being elected to the House, Stevens was appointed to co-chair...
Coastal program worked for Alaska

...program didn't help just oil and gas projects. It included the massive development of Dutch Harbor industrial seafood processing facilities, improvements to Southeast fishing facilities, and numerous new mining projects. There were many improvements...

...available as well, growing that industry by 2.5 percent.Construction and manufacturing, which includes the seafood processing industry, is expected to grow by $190 million, or 5 percent in 2013. Tied to that growth will be 1,200 new...
Non-residents top list in seasonal jobs

...states that there are about 500 seafood processing job openings across the state...which he says is common in the seafood processing business.Alaska Glacier Seafoods...consistent over the years. She said seafood processing has the highest nonresident...


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