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  1. Coast Guard identifies worst potential oil spills in ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    There are two types of oil spills in the Arctic that federal agencies have decided would be their worst nightmares and trigger calls for help from the other Arctic nations. One would be from a well bursting in the Chukchi Sea, where Shell is drilling now, and the other would be from a crude oil ship running aground on Akun Island, through Unimak Pass.

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  2. What's at stake for Alaska in Shell's Arctic exploration? PlentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    A lot has been said by many people about Shell's Arctic drilling program but I have yet to see a real analysis of what it would mean for Alaska and our people. Some have said: "Well, it is in federal waters so we won't get anything out of it."

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  3. Alaska's largest resource, and potential liability, is its children. Let's act like itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Anchorage Daily News

    Across the state, children are returning to school this month, shoes laced, lunch boxes in hand. But not in Bethel.

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  4. Shell's repaired icebreaker arrives at Arctic Ocean drilling siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shell's oil exploration support vessel Fennica, at the Delta Western Fuel Dock in Dutch Harbor on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2015. It is en route to the Arctic Ocean, returning from Portland, Ore.

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  5. Shell seeks modified permit for Arctic offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    Transocean's Polar Pioneer, shown in Dutch Harbor in this June file photo, is now at Royal Dutch Shell's drill site in the Chukchi Sea. Last week the company sought to amend its permit to begin drilling into oil-bearing rock layers.

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  6. In Nome's harbor, 7 feet separate distinct visions of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Anchorage Daily News

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proposing to extend Nome's causeway and dredge for a deeper dock at the end of it to accommodate bigger ships as Arctic maritime traffic grows. But Nome leaders are disappointed that the harbor depth in the Corps's plan won't accommodate larger vessels.

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  7. Alaska children have unique freedoms, but still must learn to safely use themRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Pictured: 7- and 8-year-olds ride around the St. Lawrence Island village of Gambell on ATVs. August 29, 2012 Last week, a boy narrowly avoided serious harm after being hit by a child driving a four-wheeler.

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  8. Healy crew cruises between Arctic MissionsRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's been two days since the only U.S. ship deployed above the Arctic Circle each summer has left the ice, and no one aboard is wearing red. The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy has just left of the Chukchi Sea, dropped off a team of scientists in Nome and is sailing through the Aleutians to its next stop in Seward.

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  9. Coast Guard investigation into damaged Shell icebreaker moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shell's support vessel Fennica is docked at Resolve-Magone Marine Services on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in Unalaska / Dutch Harbor. A Shell-contracted icebreaker damaged earlier this month in Unalaska Bay had up-to-date navigational charts on board, but the ship's draft went deeper than a previously unidentified shoal rising up from the bay's floor, according to initial findings of an investigation into the accident, the U.S. Coast Guard said Tuesday.

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  10. Magnitude-6.9 earthquake hits off Alaska's Aleutian IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A strong earthquake hit off the Aleutian Islands on Sunday night, but there were no immediate reports of damage and no tsunami was generated. The quake, centered 71 miles southwest of the village of Nikolski and 167 miles southwest of Dutch Harbor, had a preliminary magnitude of 6.9, according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center .

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  11. Abundance of humpback activity slows Dutch Harbor herring fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The herring fishing is a little slow, but the humpback whale watching was awesome, according to the state biologist managing the commercial bait harvest in the eastern Aleutian Islands. "I've never seen that many whales concentrated in one area.

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  12. Shell gets permits necessary for oil drilling in Alaska's Arctic watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast. Shell can only drill the top sections of wells because the company doesn't have critical emergency response equipment on site to cap a well in case of a leak.

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  13. Shell's Arctic drilling efforts come under fire in UnalaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    This June 27 file photo shows Transocean's Polar Pioneer, at Dutch Harbor, its final staging port before heading to the Chukchi Sea for summer drilling for Royal Dutch Shell. At a meeting last week, some residents criticized the local impacts fo the company's drilling operations.

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  14. Dutch Harbor post office asks wildlife officials to help stop eagle attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Images of eagles cover postal service vehicles and uniforms nationwide, but in the Aleutian Islands, real live eagles are landing on the heads of customers picking up mail at the Dutch Harbor post office. With eight eagle attacks reported outside the Dutch Harbor post office this year, the U.S. Postal Service is conferring with another federal agency on the best way to protect customers, according to Dawn Peppinger, a USPS marketing manager in Anchorage.

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  15. Shell drill rigs underway, bound for US Arctic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Shell Oil's two drilling rigs have left Unalaska on their way to the U.S. Arctic Ocean, where company officials hope to punch into hydrocarbon-bearing zones that haven't been touched in roughly a quarter-century. The 500-foot Noble Discoverer left Thursday evening.

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  16. Groups want Shell's Arctic plans halted after ship damagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Ten environmental groups are calling on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to stop Shell from drilling in Arctic waters because one of the company's icebreakers is scheduled for repair. The groups say the 380-foot Fennica was part of Royal Dutch Shell PLC's approved plans for managing icebergs in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest shore.

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  17. Polar bear plight provides reason to tighten drilling regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Perhaps stricter offshore drilling regulations in the Arctic won't save polar bears, but they will go a long way to protecting other Alaska species, including humans. Ask many Native elders and leaders about the thing that frustrates them most in their interactions with national and international attitudes about the Arctic and they will often mention the polar bear.

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  18. Seafloor area where Shell vessel was damaged uncharted since 1935Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Federal hydrographic surveyors announced Monday that a preliminary review of the area where a Shell icebreaker was reportedly gouged found multiple, relatively shallow areas that were not reported during the last survey of the area in 1935. One newly reported rocky section southeast of Hog Island is as shallow as 22.5 feet.

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  19. Shell's damaged Arctic drilling support vessel will go to Oregon for repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Royal Dutch Shell PLC will send a damaged ship carrying equipment required for Arctic offshore oil drilling from Alaska back to the West Coast for repairs. But spokesman Curtis Smith said Monday the company can begin work without the 380-foot icebreaker Fennica and the repairs should not interrupt Shell's schedule for drilling two exploratory wells this summer in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast.

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  20. Stand down, Greenpeace; Shell can sabotage Arctic drilling just fine on its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Unintended consequences: The most powerful argument against Shell in the Arctic is Shell in the Arctic. Pictured: Shell's support vessel Fennica, which struck an uncharted hazard, in Dutch Harbor.

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