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Alaska poverty rate jumps to 11.2 percent in 2014

...5 percent, followed by New Mexico at 21.3 percent. However, in areas like the northwest census district of the Wade Hampton Census Area, the poverty rate was 31.4 percent in 2013. The Nome Census Area followed at 27.7 percent, both nearly...
New title for census area named for confederate officer

...for confederate military officer Wade Hampton.Walker sent a letter to U.S...Mountains.The original naming of the Wade Hampton Census Area "was completed over...inappropriate to keep using the Wade Hampton name.Hampton was a one-time...
Judge rules in Alaska Native voting rights case

...authorized to work five hours.Buttons for poll workers in the three census areas affected by the case - Dillingham, Wade-Hampton and Yukon-Koyukuk - are to say "Can I help?" translated into Yup'ik or Gwich'in, with posters in those languages...
Alaska unemployment rate edges up

...4.3 percent. The North Slope Borough rate was 5.2 percent.The highest unemployment rate in the state was the Wade Hampton census area in Southwest Alaska at 23.5 percent, where a persistent lack of available jobs leads to chronically high...
State on a growth spurt: Population to approach 900,000 in next 25 years

...Aleutians West census area to 5.1 children in the Wade Hampton census area. Knowing that to overall birth rate will...Susitna Borough, as well as in Southwest Alaska's Wade Hampton and Bethel census areas. Areas that may see losses...
St. Patrick's Day events

...beginning at 6:30 p.m. It features a no-host bar and family-style Irish dinner with corned beef and cabbage. Wade Hampton Miller will provide live Irish music. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children younger than 12. Tickets are on...
Soldotna readies St. Patrick's Day festivities houses Kaladi Brothers) to the Soldotna Senior Center, the Tides Inn and, now, the Soldotna Sports Center. Wade Hampton Miller, from Anchorage, will perform at this year's banquet as he did last year. Sweeney described Miller as a...
State's unemployment rate up less than percent

...Unemployment in the Interior rose two-tenths of a percent to 5.1 percent. Unemployment fell to 16.4 percent in the Wade Hampton census area in Western Alaska. That area continued to have the highest unemployment rate in the state. Sitka and the...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives05/24/01

...force will not be prosecuted Census-Alaska,CORRECTIVE,077 Airline shuttles tons of salmon from Cordova Wade Hampton census area is youngest in United States Fort Richardson soldiers return from Australia Board tries to maintain...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives05/23/01

...Community Calendar Around the Peninsula LIO Schedule Juneau garbage ordinance attempts to address bear problem Wade Hampton census area is youngest in United States System to deal with Cross Timbers spill is apparently working Bail...


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