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Alaska USA Federal Credit Union announces executive appointments None 

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union announces executive appointments

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has appointed three individuals to fill executive positions within the organization.

 Alaska's Economy Then and Now None 

Alaska's Economy Then and Now

The Alaska economy is currently in the midst of the second year of a recession sparked by the decline in oil prices. This decline has not only resulted in a reduction of private economic activity but has also resulted in sizable budget deficits given the state’s historical reliance on oil revenues to fund government.

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Northrim Bank Welcomes New Commercial Loan Unit Manager and Promotes New Branch Manager

Northrim Bank President and CEO Joe Schierhorn is proud to announce the hiring of Joe Gelione, VP, Commercial Loan Unit Manager and the Promotion of Annie Her, AVP, Branch Manager.

Benderson Development Acquires West Coast Net Lease Portfolio None 

Benderson Development Acquires West Coast Net Lease Portfolio

Benderson Development announced that it has closed on the $89 million purchase of four net-leased properties in Southern California, San Francisco, Seattle and Alaska. The properties consist of approximately 220,000 square feet and operate under the Safeway, Pavilions and Carrs supermarket flags.

2018 Open Enrollment for the Individual Health Insurance Market None 

2018 Open Enrollment for the Individual Health Insurance Market

Open enrollment for Alaska’s 2018 individual market health insurance will occur from November 1 through December 15, 2017. If you do not have health insurance coverage or want to change your current individual market plan, the open enrollment period is your opportunity to take action. Do not miss this chance to enroll or change your coverage—the open enrollment period has been shortened from three months to just six weeks this year.

Metal Supermarkets 88th Store None 

Metal Supermarkets 88th Store

Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small quantity metals, opened its 88th store on October 23rd 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska. At Metal Supermarkets Anchorage local customers now have access to any size, shape or grade of metal, cut to size and with no minimum order quantity.

Littler Adds Shareholder Renea Saade in Anchorage None 

Littler Adds Shareholder Renea Saade in Anchorage

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added Renea I. Saade as a shareholder in the Anchorage office. Saade was previously a partner in the labor and employment group at Stoel Rives LLP.

SBA, Amazon Partner to Provide E-Commerce Education to Anchorage Entrepreneurs, Small Businesses Nov. 8 None 

SBA, Amazon Partner to Provide E-Commerce Education to Anchorage Entrepreneurs, Small Businesses Nov. 8

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Alaska District Office and Amazon team up with local partners to provide their first e-commerce educational event for entrepreneurs and small businesses Nov. 8 in Anchorage, Alaska.

USDA Contractor of the Year awarded to Ketchikan Ready Mix and Quarry None 

USDA Contractor of the Year awarded to Ketchikan Ready Mix and Quarry

The US Forest Service nominated, and the USDA selected, Ketchikan Ready Mix and Quarry (KRMQ) as the USDA HUBZone Contractor of the Year for 2017. The USDA award program celebrates the accomplishments of small businesses, individuals, and groups. The program encourages economic development in historically utilized business zones–of which Ketchikan, Alaska is one.

10 Million Taxpayers Face an Estimated Tax Penalty Each Year; Act Now to Reduce or Avoid it for 2017; New Web Page Can Help None 

10 Million Taxpayers Face an Estimated Tax Penalty Each Year; Act Now to Reduce or Avoid it for 2017; New Web Page Can Help

The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers assessed an estimated tax penalty for tax year 2016 that they still have time to take steps to reduce or eliminate the penalty for 2017 and future years.