by Isaac Stone Simonelli | Dec 7, 2020 | Construction, Environmental, Magazine
The rapidly warming climate is having negative impacts on rural communities in Alaska, where there are already significant barriers to creating the necessary infrastructure for solid waste and sewage management.
by Vanessa Orr | Nov 16, 2020 | Energy, Environmental, Magazine
Rural Alaska communities are taking a long look at local resources to see if biomass systems can save money, create jobs, and even work in concert with local fire mitigation efforts.
by Amy Newman | Aug 31, 2020 | Alaska Native, Government, Magazine
In the months leading up to the Census, government officials, advertising agencies, and tribal leaders worked together to create public outreach campaigns to encourage Alaska Native participation and ensure Alaska’s communities receive their fair share of federal funding.
by Tasha Anderson | Aug 27, 2020 | Monitor, Transportation
Ravn Alaska is operating under new ownership and preparing to get back in the air with a new leadership team: CEO Rob McKinney, President Tom Hsieh, Chief Compliance Officer Dan Kitchens, and Chief Financial Officer Jim Day, all of whom have years of experience in the aviation industry.
by alaskabusiness | May 21, 2020 | Monitor, Transportation
Along with facilitating shipments for a variety of industries, Arctic On-Demand will also provide a COVID-19 regulation-compliant solution to passengers.
by Ned Rozell | Mar 23, 2020 | News, Science
Through a series of events suited to a detective novel, researchers made a connection between Brevig Mission and the flu virus that helped prevent another outbreak of the 1918 flu, one of the worst epidemics ever experienced.
by alaskabusiness | Mar 18, 2020 | News, Tourism
Veteran Iditarod musher Thomas Waerner of Torpa, Norway, crossed under the burled arch in Nome to claim his first Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race championship.
by alaskabusiness | Jan 24, 2020 | Telecom & Tech
GCI crews recently finished upgrading equipment at forty-two microwave sites in Western Alaska to bring more capacity to the region and enable GCI to better manage and optimize network traffic.
by alaskabusiness | Jan 9, 2020 | Alaska Native, Government, News, Transportation
After a year of partnership and coordination, the State of Alaska Division of Motor Vehicles and Bristol Bay Native Corporation announced the first mobile DMV in Alaska.
by alaskabusiness | Jan 6, 2020 | Energy, News, Small Business, Telecom & Tech
Factor[e] Ventures closed a deal with 60Hertz, the first maintenance management software designed specifically for people managing remote energy assets such as microgrids.