Geography of Alaska

Grande Portage Resources Ltd. Files Herbert Gold Project Technical Report on SEDAR

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 4:18pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - June 15, 2021) - Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GPG) (OTCQB: GPTRF) (FSE: GPB) ("Grande Portage" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed an updated technical report on the Herbert Gold Project located near Juneau, Alaska on SEDAR.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - June 15, 2021) - Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GPG) (OTCQB: GPTRF) (FSE: GPB) ("Grande Portage" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed an updated technical report on the Herbert Gold Project located near Juneau, Alaska on SEDAR.
  • The technical report also includes a description of the project history, geology, mineralization, drilling, sampling procedures, and laboratory Quality Assurance/Quality Control procedures, as well as recommendations for further work.
  • Grande Portage Resources Ltd. is a publicly traded mineral exploration company focused on the Herbert Gold discovery situated approximately 25 km north of Juneau, Alaska.
  • The project lies prominently within the 160km long Juneau Gold Belt, which has produced over seven million ounces of gold.

Grande Portage Resources Closes Equity Financing

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:02pm

The Company paid $55,570 in cash and issued 115,770 warrants for finder's fees in conjunction with this non-brokered placement.

Key Points: 
  • The Company paid $55,570 in cash and issued 115,770 warrants for finder's fees in conjunction with this non-brokered placement.
  • Grande Portage Resources Ltd. is a publicly traded mineral exploration company focused on the Herbert Gold discovery situated approximately 25 km north of Juneau, Alaska.
  • The project lies prominently within the 160km long Juneau Gold Belt, which has produced nearly seven million ounces of gold.
  • A full technical report will be filed with the relevant regulatory authorities within 45 days of that date.

MTA Named Official Tech Partner of Girls Who Code Camp for Mat-Su Borough Students

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 10:19pm

PALMER, Alaska, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MTA , Alaska's best choice for technology and communications products, will serve as the official technology partner of the Matanuska-Susitna (Mat-Su) Borough School District's Girls Who Code Camp this summer.

Key Points: 
  • PALMER, Alaska, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MTA , Alaska's best choice for technology and communications products, will serve as the official technology partner of the Matanuska-Susitna (Mat-Su) Borough School District's Girls Who Code Camp this summer.
  • Since launching in 2012, Girls Who Code has reached 500 million people through its work and 300,000 girls through its in-person programming.
  • The partnership will be on display throughout the Mat-Su Borough School District's Girls Who Code 2021 camp, which runs from June 2-4.
  • Following Tankersley's keynote on the first day of the camp, MTA will provide a women-led panel of leaders throughout MTA to share about their careers and experiences.

Visit Alaska's National Parks and Reap Exclusive Savings with Alaska TourSaver App

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 1:48pm

Alaska is home to more than 50 percent of the nation\'s national parks.\nUsing the Alaska TourSaver app available at the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android), travelers can save 25 percent on Alaska Airlines from the Lower 48.

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  • Alaska is home to more than 50 percent of the nation\'s national parks.\nUsing the Alaska TourSaver app available at the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android), travelers can save 25 percent on Alaska Airlines from the Lower 48.
  • Then, trim hundreds of dollars off the cost of visiting the parks in all areas of the state.
  • For more than 20 years, the Alaska TourSaver has offered exclusive 2-for-1 travel savings throughout the state: fishing, accommodations, adventures, activities and cultural attractions.\nDownload the free Alaska TourSaver app and then select a coupon bundle: Statewide ($89.99), Southcentral/Interior/Far North ($69.99), Inside Passage ($49.99) or Juneau ($39.99).
  • The Alaska TourSaver features exclusive savings throughout the state, from Ketchikan to Fairbanks.

NIPSCO and Invenergy Sign 250-Megawatt Solar Energy Build Transfer Agreement

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Indiana Public Service Company, LLC (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI), and Invenergy, a leading developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions, today announced that they have signed a build transfer agreement to bring 250 megawatts (MW) of solar energy to Indiana with the Fairbanks Solar project.

Key Points: 
  • MERRILLVILLE, Ind., March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Indiana Public Service Company, LLC (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI), and Invenergy, a leading developer and operator of sustainable energy solutions, today announced that they have signed a build transfer agreement to bring 250 megawatts (MW) of solar energy to Indiana with the Fairbanks Solar project.
  • "We are proud to partner with Invenergy on this Fairbanks Solar build transfer agreement," said Mike Hooper, NIPSCO president.
  • "Invenergy's partnership with NIPSCO for the Fairbanks Solar project is a significant step in bringing more affordable, clean energy to Indiana," said Ted Romaine, Senior Vice President, Origination at Invenergy.
  • NIPSCO's industry-leading generation transition will deliver a more affordable, reliable and sustainable energy mix for NIPSCO customers for years to come.

Fairbanks Energy Services Selected as Recipient of Daily Herald Business Ledger’s Annual Awards for Business Excellence in Innovation

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 11:30am

Fairbanks Energy Services, LLC , an energy efficiency firm and developer of comprehensive commercial and industrial turnkey projects, has been recognized by the Daily Herald Business Ledger as a winner in its 31st Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABEs) in the Innovation in Business category.

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  • Fairbanks Energy Services, LLC , an energy efficiency firm and developer of comprehensive commercial and industrial turnkey projects, has been recognized by the Daily Herald Business Ledger as a winner in its 31st Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABEs) in the Innovation in Business category.
  • Over the course of their years in business, Fairbanks Energy Services has lowered over 250 million kWh annually through their projects across the nation .
  • The Daily Herald Business Ledgers Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABEs) highlight successful suburban businesses, organizations and non-profits, said Andy Zielonka, Manager, Operations & Sales of the Daily Herald Business Ledger.
  • We are honored that the Daily Herald Business Ledger has selected us as a recipient of their 2021 Innovation in Business Award."

StorageUnits.com Names Top Storage Facilities in Anchorage, AK for 2021

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 5:00am

ADDISON, Texas, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- StorageUnits.com , a reliable and easy guide for the most convenient, secure, and affordable storage facilities, has announced the Best Self-Storage Units in Anchorage, AK.

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  • ADDISON, Texas, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- StorageUnits.com , a reliable and easy guide for the most convenient, secure, and affordable storage facilities, has announced the Best Self-Storage Units in Anchorage, AK.
  • The research identifies 20 top storage unit facilities in the city based on reputation, affordability, proximity and more.
  • In addition to traditional self-storage solutions, StorageUnits.com also provides information and tools for full service storage, car storage, boat storage as well as moving solutions.
  • To access the complete listing of Best Self Storage Units in Anchorage, AK please visit https://www.storageunits.com/anchorage-ak-self-storage/
    2021 Best Self Storage Units in Anchorage, AK

Explore Fairbanks Releases 2021 Visitors Guide Spotlighting the Northern Lights, Midnight Sun and Winter Season

Wednesday, December 30, 2020 - 12:00pm

FAIRBANKS, Alaska, Dec. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Explore Fairbanks presents the Official 2021 Visitors Guide, a free 65-page, full-color booklet.

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  • FAIRBANKS, Alaska, Dec. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Explore Fairbanks presents the Official 2021 Visitors Guide, a free 65-page, full-color booklet.
  • Fairbanks enjoys year-round visitation that includes the Midnight Sun, Aurora and Winter seasons which are all depicted prominently in the vibrant new guide.
  • The Aurora and Midnight Sun Tracker, a popular feature of the Explore Fairbanks website, is also featured in the guide.
  • For a free copy of the 2021 Fairbanks Visitors Guide and the companion piece, the 2020-2021 Fairbanks Winter Guide, contact Explore Fairbanks at 1-800-327-5774 or (907) 456-5774 or write to Explore Fairbanks, 101 Dunkel St, Suite 111, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4806.

Alaska Communications Announces Amendment of Amended & Restated Merger Agreement with Macquarie Capital and GCM Grosvenor to Increase Consideration to $3.26 per Share

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 11:00am

The increased offer from Macquarie Capital and GCM and the amendment to the amended and restated merger agreement followed Alaska Communications receipt of a Superior Proposal (as defined in the amended and restated merger agreement) from an unaffiliated third party.

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  • The increased offer from Macquarie Capital and GCM and the amendment to the amended and restated merger agreement followed Alaska Communications receipt of a Superior Proposal (as defined in the amended and restated merger agreement) from an unaffiliated third party.
  • Under the terms of the Amended Merger Agreement, if the Amended Merger Agreement is terminated in connection with a superior proposal, Alaska Communications would be obligated to pay to Macquarie Capital and GCM a termination fee of $6.8 million.
  • Alaska Communications Board of Directors determined that the revised transaction with Macquarie Capital and GCM is in the best interests of Alaska Communications and its stockholders, and has unanimously approved the Amended Merger Agreement with Macquarie Capital and GCM and recommends that Alaska Communications stockholders approve the proposed merger and Amended Merger Agreement.
  • 1 to Amended & Restated Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Amended Merger Agreement) by and among the Company, Juneau Parent Co, Inc. (Parent) and Juneau Merger Co, Inc. (Merger Sub).

South Carolina, Maine, and Alaska Have the Least Crowded Airports During the Holidays According to ValuePenguin.com Study

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 1:03pm

With coronavirus cases still surging across the country, things will be a bit different this year and it might be prudent to think about airport capacity.

Key Points: 
  • With coronavirus cases still surging across the country, things will be a bit different this year and it might be prudent to think about airport capacity.
  • For those making the choice to travel this month, flying out of an emptier airport may limit the risk of covid19 exposure and allow for a little peace of mind.
  • Up next were Portland International Jetport in Maine and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Alaska.
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