September 2017

Tribes, enviros petition commerce secretary on mines

Alaska Native and conservation groups asked the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to investigate six hard-rock mines in British Columbia this week.

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Health care is a right, not a privilege

I’m asking all Alaskans to question the motives and reasoning behind Sen. Dan Sullivan’s support for the Graham-Cassidy bill that would repeal key sections of... Read more

Alaska’s economy depends on ocean science and technology

When considering the importance of our national maritime economy, it’s hard to miss the connections between Alaska and the ocean. Alaska has the longest coastline... Read more

Goat hunting closed near Skagway River

Goat hunting has closed in a management area near Skagway, the Alaska Department of Fish & Game announced Wednesday.

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Alaska mayors again plead for Legislature to fix deficit

For the past two years, mayors across Alaska have pleaded for the Alaska Legislature to do something — anything — to solve the state’s multibillion-dollar... Read more


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