The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday halted plans to withdraw proposed restrictions on mining activity near a major Alaska salmon fishery, drawing praise from opponents of the Pebble Mine project.
Nightmare scenarios are frightening, expert says, but not inevitable.
“It’s more than just a road,” Zinke said at the signing event. “It’s an idea and value that people really do matter.”
ANCHORAGE — Winter is off to a late start in parts of the nation’s largest — and usually coldest — state.
Despite the ‘no’ votes of Alaska’s Congressional delegation, Congress has passed a measure extending the federal government’s warrantless wiretapping program for six more years.
Climate change in Alaska has the potential to create serious physical and mental health problems for Alaskans.
Election sites far from reservations. Poll workers who don’t speak tribal languages. Unequal access to early voting sites.
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions has rescinded an Obama-era policy that paved the way for legalized marijuana to flourish in states across the country, creating new confusion about enforcement and use just three days after a new legalization law went into effect in California.
The Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans.
The nation’s main oil-spill response fund will lose its biggest financial support at the end of the month.