Juneau, 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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Expands Healthcare Access to Native Alaskan Communities with Nuance Dragon Ambient eXperience

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

BURLINGTON, Mass., June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) has deployed the Nuance Dragon Ambient eXperience (DAX) solution to expand access to healthcare services.

Key Points: 
  • BURLINGTON, Mass., June 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) has deployed the Nuance Dragon Ambient eXperience (DAX) solution to expand access to healthcare services.
  • "Nuance DAX empowers our providers to focus on patients instead of paperwork while helping us expand care access for the communities we serve.
  • The health system also plans to expand the use of Nuance DAX to providers in psychiatry and other specialties.
  • SEARHC is one of the oldest and largest Native-run health systems in the United States, providing a range of healthcare services to 27 Southeast Alaskan communities.

Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic To Reactivate Two Additional Ships In Alaska This Summer

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 - 9:11pm

b"NEW YORK, May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic has announced plans to add additional voyages for the 2021 season in Alaska this summer.

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  • b"NEW YORK, May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic has announced plans to add additional voyages for the 2021 season in Alaska this summer.
  • Due to robust demand for their Alaska programming, Lindblad will reactivate its two remaining U.S.-flagged vessels and has added an additional 13 departures.The 62-guest sister ships, National Geographic Sea Bird and National Geographic Sea Lion will explore Alaska on a series of Wild Escape departures starting June 25, 2021 and continuing through August.\nThe 6-day Wild Alaska Escape: Juneau to Ketchikan and Wild Alaska Escape: Sitka to Juneau voyages explore Alaska on an active, exciting expedition to see the region's iconic wildlife and epic landscapes in the compact time frame of one work week.
  • Guests looking for a more epic voyage can combine both Wild Alaska Escapes and benefit from 10% off.
  • Key components include: negative COVID-19 tests, daily guest temperature checks, and thorough cleaning protocols.

THIS MONTH: Alaska Families, Educators Spotlight Importance of K-12 Education Options

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:30pm

JUNEAU, Ala., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the midst of a school year like no other, Alaska families and educators are gearing up to safely spotlight K-12 education options during School Choice Week 2021.

Key Points: 
  • JUNEAU, Ala., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the midst of a school year like no other, Alaska families and educators are gearing up to safely spotlight K-12 education options during School Choice Week 2021.
  • "Alaska is a beautiful state, and its students deserve an excellent education," said Andrew Campanella, president of National School Choice Week.
  • Alaska families will be raising awareness about these choices at their virtual celebrations, which make up some of the more than 33,000 planned nationwide to spotlight K-12 education options.
  • National School Choice Week shines a spotlight on effective education options for children and is the world's largest celebration of opportunity in K-12 education.

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.

Key Points: 
  • 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).

Grande Portage Resources Files 2021 Drilling Plan of Operation at the Herbert Gold Project in S.E. Alaska

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 17, 2020) - Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GPG) (OTCQB: GPTRF) (FSE: GPB) ("Grande Portage" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that is has filed its 2021 Plan of Operation for mineral exploration at its Herbert Gold project near Juneau, Alaska.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 17, 2020) - Grande Portage Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GPG) (OTCQB: GPTRF) (FSE: GPB) ("Grande Portage" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that is has filed its 2021 Plan of Operation for mineral exploration at its Herbert Gold project near Juneau, Alaska.
  • The Herbert Gold property is host to at least 8 large, long, gold bearing mesothermal veins
    Past drilling produced multi-ounce assays on several veins.
  • 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.

Seabourn Announces Updated 7-Day Itineraries And Schedule Changes To 2021 Alaska And British Columbia Season

Monday, December 14, 2020 - 3:00pm

SEATTLE, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seabourn , the ultra-luxury resort at sea, has announced updated itineraries and schedule changes to its 2021 Alaska and British Columbia season between May and September 2021 on Seabourn Odyssey.

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  • SEATTLE, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seabourn , the ultra-luxury resort at sea, has announced updated itineraries and schedule changes to its 2021 Alaska and British Columbia season between May and September 2021 on Seabourn Odyssey.
  • Seabourn's newly revised itineraries for its 2021 Alaska and British Columbia season will feature voyages carefully curated to provide guests with an in-depth and enriching experience in "The Great Land."
  • The updated Alaska and British Columbia season will re-open for booking on the following dates:
    Seven-day "Glaciers & Alaska Inside Passage" - Vancouver to Juneau.
  • @SeabournCruise announces updated itineraries and schedule changes to its 2021 Alaska and British Columbia season on #SeabournOdyssey, offering carefully curated 7-day voyages to deliver an experience of 'The Great Land' unlike any other: bit.ly/SBN-Alaska #SeabournsAlaska
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Constellation Advisers, LLC Hires Juneau Lee as Senior Director of Regulatory and Compliance – Dallas, Texas

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:49pm

Constellation Advisers, LLC ("Constellation"), the leading co-sourced and outsourced investment management service provider, announced that it has hired Juneau Lee as a senior Director within its Regulatory and Compliance Practice.

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  • Constellation Advisers, LLC ("Constellation"), the leading co-sourced and outsourced investment management service provider, announced that it has hired Juneau Lee as a senior Director within its Regulatory and Compliance Practice.
  • He will be based in Constellations Dallas office, and will assist clients with their regulatory and compliance requirements.
  • We are excited to welcome Juneau to Constellation, and we look forward to his senior leadership, said Greg Farrington, President of Constellation.
  • Mr. Lee joins Constellation after serving as Principal at Arquebus Capital, a Texas based family office.

Delta Western Opens New Gas Station Near Juneau-Douglas Bridge

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 6:40pm

JUNEAU, Alaska, Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Early this August, Delta Western will unveil a new gas station and convenience store off the Juneau-Douglas Bridge.

Key Points: 
  • JUNEAU, Alaska, Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Early this August, Delta Western will unveil a new gas station and convenience store off the Juneau-Douglas Bridge.
  • With generous operating hours and a superbly central location in the heart of downtown Juneau, the gas station is expected to provide commuters with a streamlined fueling experience, while motorists can enjoy a full range of convenience store amenities.
  • During the summer, the gas station will operate daily from 6 AM 10 PM.
  • Products offered by the gas station include gas and diesel fuel, propane exchange, convenience and grocery service, select automotive supplies, assistance by station attendant, bagged ice, and convenient access to the rest of downtown Juneau's main throughways.