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Guardian Unlimited
The battle to protect Alaska’s great wildlife sanctuary | Rebecca SolnitAt midnight on 29 June, the sun was directly north and well above the hills. It
The battle to protect Alaska’s great wildlife sanctuary | Rebecca Solnit
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
At midnight on 29 June, the sun was directly north and well above the hills. It had not gone down since I arrived in the Arctic, three days earlier, and would not set for weeks. It rolled around the sky like a marble in a bowl, sometimes behind... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Resource development expected topic during Obama tripJUNEAU — Gov. Bill Walker on Tuesday said he plans to stress the importance of
Resource development expected topic during Obama trip
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
JUNEAU — Gov. Bill Walker on Tuesday said he plans to stress the importance of the state being able to develop its resources during President Barack Obama’s upcoming visit to Alaska. During a news conference in Anchorage, Walker said he was... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Arctic oil extraction vital for Oregon's energy futureFrom lower energy and fuel costs to a stronger economy, greater geopolitical in
Arctic oil extraction vital for Oregon's energy future
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
From lower energy and fuel costs to a stronger economy, greater geopolitical influence and a better sense of national security, the historic American energy revolution is the gift that keeps on giving. The boom spearheaded by combining two old... Read more
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Alaska Public
AK: Saving a life by leaving it behind It’s been a year since Juneau resident Jennifer Fletcher started to publicly
AK: Saving a life by leaving it behind
Alaska Public / Posted 7 days ago
It’s been a year since Juneau resident Jennifer Fletcher started to publicly present herself as a woman, less than two years since she first started to shed her male identity and rebuild herself as female. But... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Arctic exploration not new, just saferRecently, activists paddled a flotilla of kayaks — made from petroleum products
Brunell: Arctic exploration not new, just safer
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Recently, activists paddled a flotilla of kayaks — made from petroleum products — into the Seattle harbor in an attempt to blockade a Shell Oil offshore drilling platform destined for the Arctic. Then activists in Portland suspended themselves from... Read more
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Juneau Empire
More than just Seward should be honored with statuesCarmen Katasse made an important point in last Monday’s Juneau Empire. She wrot
More than just Seward should be honored with statues
Juneau Empire / Posted 18 days ago
Carmen Katasse made an important point in last Monday’s Juneau Empire. She wrote about the not-always-nice early history of our government’s treatment of the many and diverse minority and ethnic populations that have lived, worked and raised their... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
BP, ExxonMobil seek more Prudhoe gasBP and ExxonMobil, two of the three major Prudhoe Bay field owners, have applie
BP, ExxonMobil seek more Prudhoe gas
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 26 days ago
BP and ExxonMobil, two of the three major Prudhoe Bay field owners, have applied to the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission for an increase in the allowable volume of natural gas that can be produced and sold from the North Slope field. The... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Take The Review on VacationMore photos have been received by The Review for the "Take Your Hometown Newspa
Take The Review on Vacation
The Alliance Review / Posted 1 months ago
More photos have been received by The Review for the "Take Your Hometown Newspaper on Vacation" contest. You are invited to send in photos with a copy of The Alliance Review. You can mail submissions to The Review, 40 S. Linden Ave., Alliance, OH... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Walker travels to Pentagon to make case for Alaska troopsANCHORAGE — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker met Thursday in Washington, D.C., with Pent
Walker travels to Pentagon to make case for Alaska troops
Juneau Empire / Posted 1 months ago
ANCHORAGE — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker met Thursday in Washington, D.C., with Pentagon officials to make a case for maintaining current troop levels in the state. Walker stressed Alaska’s strategic importance, especially with Russia enhancing its... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic watersANCHORAGE — The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval t
Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic waters
Juneau Empire / Posted 1 months ago
ANCHORAGE — The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off Alaska’s northwest coast. The two permits issued Wednesday clear the way for drilling in the Chukchi Sea, but with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Obama administration greenlights Shell oil drilling off Alaska's Arctic coastThe Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limi
Obama administration greenlights Shell oil drilling off Alaska's Arctic coast
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast. The two permits issued Wednesday clear the way for drilling in Chukchi Sea, but with conditions. Shell can... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic watersANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell P
Shell gets permits for limited oil drilling in Arctic waters
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast. The two permits issued Wednesday clear the way for drilling in Chukchi Sea, but with... Read more
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