Southeast Alaska tribal leaders are meeting to discuss Canadian mines that could impact regional fisheries.
After six hours of debate, the state Senate voted in favor of a bill advancing a natural gas megaproject where Alaska is a part owner.
Gov. Sean Parnell wants to get natural gas to Alaska’s coastal communities. He says a gas line and LNG plant could benefit more than the Railbelt.
The decision came before a legislative hearing where the nominee was expected to be questioned on his residency status, his tax records, and his ties to the oil industry.
The latest version of a bill advancing a natural gas mega-project restores language concerning collective bargaining.
The northern Southeast city of Yakutat is gearing up for a wave-energy experiment. If it’s a success, the community of about 650 residents could lower its high, diesel-fueled power costs.
Begich singled out public school funding and constitutional amendment for state support of private or religious schools
The developers of Pebble Mine are not pleased with what they say is a gross overreach of federal authority.
The federal agency will ask the state and those behind the proposed Pebble Mine to make their case for the project.