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ANCHORAGE - As Royal Dutch Shell PLC seeks permits for exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast, a federal agency has concluded the company underestimated risk the last time it moved drill rigs to Arctic waters.

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:04am

Several state workers and departments were honored Thursday during the 2015 Governor's Deanli Peak Performance Awards held at Centennial Hall.

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:02am

ANCHORAGE - A federal judge was considering Thursday whether a lawsuit alleging federal regulators were in cahoots with opponents of a proposed Alaska mine can proceed. U.S. District Judge H.

Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:01am

The Alaska House of Representatives debated for a full day on the operating budget, but had not made any decisions by press time.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 6:54pm

The House minority saw a small victory Wednesday afternoon when one of its budget amendments was passed by the House Finance Committee. But it didn't last long.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:02am

SEATTLE - The governor of Alaska on Wednesday toured a massive oil drill rig parked on Seattle's waterfront, then met with Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee to tell him that Washington's position on future Arctic drilling will hurt the economy of Alaska.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:02am

ANCHORAGE - Norway's king opened a conference on Arctic offshore drilling Wednesday with a plug for incorporating his country's expertise into drilling off Alaska's northern shores.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:02am

JUNEAU - A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday in a case alleging that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency worked with critics of the proposed Pebble Mine with a predetermined goal to block the project.

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:02am

SEATTLE - The governor of Alaska on Wednesday toured a massive oil drill rig parked on Seattle's waterfront then met with Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee to tell him that Washington's position on future Arctic drilling will hurt the economy of Alaska.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:36pm

ANCHORAGE - A driver suspected of fleeing a crash that injured seven, including his pregnant wife, has been arrested on felony assault charges.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 2:41pm

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