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As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans wary

As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans waryBill Walker has put the oil and gas industry on notice that he will be doing things differently from his predecessor.

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting for

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting forThe Keystone Pipeline is the signature environmental fight of the moment.

EPA, Alaska DEC crews cleaning up Richardson Highway diesel spill

EPA, Alaska DEC crews cleaning up Richardson Highway diesel spillThe Environmental Protection Agency and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation are working to clean up a diesel spill northeast of Valdez.

Site south of Denali being looked at for possible dam

Site south of Denali being looked at for possible damA site south of Denali National Park and Preserve is being considered for a possible dam.

Ambler Road would have mixed impact on NW Arctic caribou

Ambler Road would have mixed impact on NW Arctic caribouAIDEA says it’s still moving forward to prepare an environmental impact statement for the contentious Ambler Road.

Crude oil price drop unlikely to affect fuel prices in Western Alaska

Crude oil price drop unlikely to affect fuel prices in Western AlaskaOil prices continue to fall, with Brent crude around $56 per barrel and gasoline dipping below $3 per gallon around the state.

Mallott to decide Walker’s future involvement in Point Thomson settlement

Mallott to decide Walker’s future involvement in Point Thomson settlementGov. Bill Walker has delegated his authority on the Point Thomson lawsuit to his lieutenant governor, while still leaving open the possibility of his involvement.

Mining, timber, elections top 2014 Southeast news

Mining, timber, elections top 2014 Southeast newsThe year in news in Southeast Alaska can be summed up by three topics: mining, timber and elections.

Hecla program builds pathway from high school to Greens Creek Mine

Hecla program builds pathway from high school to Greens Creek MineTwo graduates of the Hecla's “Pathway to Mining Careers” program entered the work-force this summer at Greens Creek Mine.

Alaska LNG export project hits a couple of bumps in D.C.

Alaska LNG export project hits a couple of bumps in D.C.Lack of political support in D.C. is forcing the federal coordinator for the Alaska gas pipeline to close up shop.