In this recent case before a three judge panel of the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, a man imprisoned and facing deportation seeks to have records and all future proceedings opened to the public.Related Link: Detroit Free Press;et al v. John Ashcroft; et al
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.