Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

Alaska Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alaska. (Page 6)

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  1. Refuge Notebook: After the fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Peninsula Clarion

    There's a saying in Alaska that when the fireweed stops blooming that the wildfire season is over. This seems to be valid for most but not every year.

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  2. Craig Parks and RecreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    The Office of Subsistence Management heard Thursday from the public - some from out of state - about whether to allow a subsistence wolf harvest on Prince of Wales Island and adjacent islands. more British Columbia's Minister of Mines Bill Bennett was in Ketchikan on Thursday, part of a diplomatic and fact-finding trip to Southeast Alaska related to the issue of transboundary mines.

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  3. Flight Rules During Obama Visit Include Checkpoint Stops For Small PlanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Airport Business

    ... they can leave during the restriction, but ... they can't come back," said Kerry Long, FAA regional administrator for Alaska. The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday afternoon posted temporary flight restrictions for Anchorage airspace for ...

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  4. Better fishing sees stabilizing Pacific cod pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Fisherman

    ... to statistics from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), the total allowable catches for cod this year from Alaska fisheries is nearly 250,000 metric tons - 240,000t for the Bering Sea and 9,422t for the Aleutian Islands. That compares to ...

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  5. Pending ban upsets LI Sound lobstermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Fisherman

    ... him to support an international review of mine developments in northwest British Columbia, upstream from Southeast Alaska along the Taku, Stikine and Unuk transboundary rivers. Some Alaska fishing and environmental groups believe an international ...

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  6. First electric commercial fishing boat launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Fisherman

    ... him to support an international review of mine developments in northwest British Columbia, upstream from Southeast Alaska along the Taku, Stikine and Unuk transboundary rivers. Some Alaska fishing and environmental groups believe an international ...

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  7. Columbia River salmon fishery closing earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Fisherman

    ... him to support an international review of mine developments in northwest British Columbia, upstream from Southeast Alaska along the Taku, Stikine and Unuk transboundary rivers. Some Alaska fishing and environmental groups believe an international ...

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  8. Alaska Lawmakers Fight Medicaid ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Courthouse News Service

    An Alaska judge today will decide whether state lawmakers can stop Governor Bill Walker from giving 20,000 people expanded access to Medicaid without permission from the Legislature. Anchorage Superior Court Judge Frank Pfiffner was expected to rule at noon today on whether Walker's Medicaid expansion can begin on Sept.

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  9. Boomtowns: The most populous city in each stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    Alaska - Anchorage, population of 291,826. More than 40% of Alaskans live in the state's largest city, Anchorage.

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  10. Huggins relieved at Shell's permittingRead the original story

    Friday | Petroleum News

    ... tee chair still keeps a watchful eye on resource development. The Wasilla Republican remains engaged and hopeful that Alaska will continue to advance a natural gas pipeline that d....

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  11. AOGCC posts Kitchen Lights well dataRead the original story

    Friday | Petroleum News

    Reports document gas flow testing from six perforated sections of the well at various levels in the Sterling and Beluga formations The drilling documentation for the Kitchen Lights Unit No. 3 well that Furie Operating Alaska LLC will use for initial production from its new Kitchen Lights gas field, offshore in Cook Inlet, has now been posted on the website of the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission.

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  12. Oil Patch Bits: Adrian Gall with ABR Inc. achieves doctorateRead the original story

    Friday | Petroleum News

    Adrian Gall is ABR Inc.'s newest Doctor of Philosophy in Oceanography. In early July, she successfully defended her dissertation at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where she studied the influence of oceanography on the seabird community in the Chukchi Sea from 2008 through 2012.

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  13. Mining News: Trans-boundary bondsRead the original story

    Friday | Petroleum News

    British Columbia Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett spent the week of Aug. 23 working to build bonds with Southeast Alaskans worried about potential downstream effects of mining copper- and gold-rich deposits located in northwestern B.C. Bennett's visit comes one year after a tailings dam burst....

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  14. WHOARead the original story

    Friday | Politico

    ... to a statement from the agency, the injunction only applies to the 13 states that were subject to the specific suit - Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, and ...

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  15. On Native GroundDO Conservatives Hate Obama More Than they Love America?Read the original story

    Friday | American Reporter

    NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2009 -- In the conspiratorial world it goes something like this: "the largest oil and gas reserves in the world are in - pick a state, usually North Dakota, Montana, Alaska - "but the devious" - Arabs, automakers, politicians, environmentalists - "are conspiring with the news media to bury the news." When my savvy editor Joe Shea ran the latest eblasts of rumor and innuendo by me I rolled my eyes but promised to check out the big "secret" reserves.

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  16. Barack Obama delivers the keynote speech during the National Clean Energy Summit 8.0.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Journal

    As President Obama embarks on the most ambitious presidential exploration of Alaska in U.S. history, he hopes to call attention to the threats facing that state's precious and majestic glaciers, attending a State Department-sponsored conference on glaciers and meeting with locals concerned about their melting. That probably means he won't do what the last president to spend a lot of time in Alaska did: have the Navy bombard a glacier for his amusement.

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  17. On Energy, Obama's Got No Friends In AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Journal

    When President Obama visits the Alaskan Arctic this weekend, he'll be greeted by a familiar face: Frostpaw the Polar Bear. Although Obama is traveling to Alaska to talk up the administration's work on combating climate change, environmentalists are eager to point out what they see as a hypocritical decision to approve Shell's bid to drill for oil in the Arctic.

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  18. UAF asks for Fairbanks help in Outdoor Nation competitionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The University of Alaska Fairbanks is among more than 50 schools from around the nation competing for $10,000 in North Face brand gear this fall.

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  19. Novacopper Short Interest Up 0.3% in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... of Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects ( NYSE:NCQ ), which are located in the Ambler mining district in Northwest Alaska. Its UKMP Projects includes Arctic Project and the Bornite Project. The Arctic Project contains a polymetallic volcanogenic massive ...

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  20. Walrus leave ice, come ashore on Alaska's northwest coastRead the original story

    Thursday | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Pacific walrus have come ashore on Alaska's northwest coast in what has become an annual sign of the effects of climate change. U.S. Fish and Wildlife spokeswoman Andrea Medeiros confirmed Thursday that "several thousand" walrus were photographed over the weekend near Point Lay, an Inupiat Eskimo village 700 miles northwest of Anchorage.

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