Thank you for a fabulous membership campaign this fall. We went over goal early on Friday afternoon, raising the final $23,000 in under eight hours. We have many people to thank for this success including our Summit Club and Sustaining members, our Quiet Drive givers and all of the fabulous individuals and businesses who made their gifts during the On-Air campaign.
- Plans for managing the nation's largest national forest call for changes in timber harvests that one critic says will be "the demise of the timber industry."
- President Obama today issued an executive order creating the “Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area” of 112,300 square miles.
- As the blue king crab population crashes, fishermen on St. Paul Island face more restrictions to reduce bycatch. But the rules to protect the crab also make it difficult to do research on the species.
- The office of House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday there was no time left to pass an energy bill, according to the publication The Hill.