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eBSC Engineering, owned by CIRI shareholder Edward L. Hakala, P.E.,

eBSC Engineering, owned by CIRI shareholder Edward L. Hakala, P.E., provides civil and environmental engineering services to architectural firms, municipal governments, state and federal agencies, tribal organizations and private developers. Their greatest interest, however, is in providing engineering support to Alaska Native communities as they address the challenges of sustainability. Their planning services emphasize collaboration […]

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The following CIRI shareholders won 2008 Early Bird cash prizes.

The following CIRI shareholders won 2008 Early Bird cash prizes. Shareholders became eligible for the Early Bird drawing when a valid proxy (for any proxy holder or candidate) was submitted to CIRI or the Inspector of Election by the following deadlines: April 28, 2008    $1,000    Carol Ann Atwater Anchorage, AlaskaApril 28, 2008    $1,000    Katherine May Felix Toksook Bay, AlaskaMay […]

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The 2008 annual meeting of CIRI shareholders included cash door

The 2008 annual meeting of CIRI shareholders included cash door prize drawings for shareholders who submitted a valid proxy by the proxy deadline or registered to vote in person at the annual meeting. Other door prizes were also given out to shareholders present at the meeting. The cash prize winners are as follows:  $5,000    Krista Jeyne […]

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Webcast viewership up from last year

Webcast viewership up from last year Almost 400 CIRI shareholders and 200 guests attended the 35th annual meeting of CIRI shareholders on June 7 in Anchorage at the Sullivan Arena. CIRI’s Board members and various staff members also attended. Shareholders heard a business report from Margie Brown, CIRI president and chief executive officer, and Sophie […]

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Jeralene Marie Anderson of Anchorage, Alaska, won the April 2008

Jeralene Marie Anderson of Anchorage, Alaska, won the April 2008 Stock Will participation prize. To be eligible for the monthly $200 prize drawings, shareholders must have a Will disposing of their CIRI shares on file in CIRI Shareholder Relations. The CIRI Stock Will form and instructions are located on the CIRI website at www.ciri.com. To […]

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Applications for CIRI Shareholder of the Year, AFN President’s Awards

Applications for CIRI Shareholder of the Year, AFN President’s Awards due Sept. 12 CIRI is seeking nominations for the 2008 CIRI Shareholder of the Year Award and the Alaska Federation of Natives’ (AFN) President’s Awards. Nominations must be submitted to CIRI by 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12. The annual CIRI Shareholder of the Year […]

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Bruce Anders brings broad legal experience

Bruce Anders brings broad legal experience CIRI hired Bruce Anders as general counsel on June 16. Anders has practiced for 11 of his 16 years as an attorney in Alaska, and has experience in both private and public legal sectors. “I am pleased that Bruce has joined the CIRI team,” said Margie Brown, CIRI president […]

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CIRI is optimistic about Alaska

CIRI is optimistic about Alaska by Margie Brown, CIRI President and CEO The 35th Annual Meeting of CIRI shareholders took place on June 7 in Anchorage. I offer my congratulations to returning Board members Penny Carty, Roy Huhndorf, Patrick Marrs and Robert Rude on their reelection to the CIRI Board. I also congratulate and welcome […]

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$25 million will fund underwater cables from Fire Island to

$25 million will fund underwater cables from Fire Island to energy grid Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and the Alaska State Legislature recently approved $25 million to fund the construction of publicly-owned electric infrastructure needed to connect the proposed Fire Island wind farm to the Railbelt energy grid. Current plans call for submarine transmission cables to […]

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  CIRI shareholders elected five members to the CIRI Board of Directors at the 35th annual meeting of CIRI shareholders held on June 7 in Anchorage at the Sullivan Arena. The following shareholders were elected to serve three-year terms ending in 2011:   Penny L. Carty Roy M. Huhndorf Patrick M. Marrs Robert W. Rude […]

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Progress at Tikahtnu Commons, Alaska’s largest retail and entertainment center,

Progress at Tikahtnu Commons, Alaska’s largest retail and entertainment center, can be seen in this July 1 aerial photo, with three major stores under construction, many of the parking lots already paved and two more large stores and the first set of smaller shops and restaurants scheduled to begin construction within a month. Alaska’s first […]

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Martha Ann (Kalerak) Anselm, 74 Martha Ann (Kalerak) Anselm died

Martha Ann (Kalerak) Anselm, 74 Martha Ann (Kalerak) Anselm died Feb. 28, at Providence Horizon House in Anchorage. Ms. Anselm was born Aug. 22, 1933, in Golivan, Alaska. She is survived by her children, Carol Crandall, Leona Johnson, Susan Johnson, Juanita Johnson, Willie L. Johnson Jr., Robert Johnson and Wilma Johnson; and many grandchildren and […]

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Kenai Fjords Tours new catamaran under construction

Kenai Fjords Tours new catamaran under construction CIRI Alaska Tourism (CATC) invites CIRI shareholders to submit a name for Kenai Fjords Tours’ new 150-passenger catamaran tour vessel. The double-hulled catamaran is KFT’s second. Shareholders named the first catamaran Aialik Voyager in a similar contest. KFT now has two main categories of vessels, the “Explorer” monohulls […]

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Officer commended

Officer commended CIRI shareholder John Peratrovich was recently commended by the Alaska State Legislature for his dedication and accomplishments as the village public safety officer (VPSO) of Savoonga, Alaska. He has been Savoonga’s VPSO since November 2005. On July 1, 2007, Officer Peratrovich responded to a situation involving an intoxicated male threatening residents with a […]

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Military forum

Military forum CIRI shareholder Ron Perry has accepted a personal invitation from the Secretary of the U.S. Air Force to attend the 55th Annual National Security Forum at the Air War College at Maxwell AFB, Alabama, from May 12-16. The purpose is to expose influential citizens to senior U.S. and international officers and civilian equivalents […]

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