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Tribes push to restore salmon to upper Columbia River

Tribes push to restore salmon to upper Columbia RiverTribes, scientists and policymakers from both sides of the border are meeting to figure out how to restore Columbia River fish to their historical range.

Juneau Peace Corps volunteer evacuated from Ukraine

Juneau Peace Corps volunteer evacuated from UkraineWatch Miller's speech to Juneau World Affairs Council on 360North

U.S. pushes international ban on arctic fishing

U.S. pushes international ban on arctic fishingThe United States is gathering support for an international moratorium on commercial fishing in the Arctic Ocean.

Commission wants Alaska to have more influence over arctic’s future

Commission wants Alaska to have more influence over arctic’s futureAfter a year of meetings, the Legislature’s Arctic Policy Commission is rolling out its strategy for the region.

Warming Arctic likely contributing to erratic worldwide weather

Warming Arctic likely contributing to erratic worldwide weatherIt’s not proven, but the evidence is growing, the report’s chief author said, that a warming Arctic is making the jet stream waver more and delivering more erratic weather patterns to the Lower 48 states, Europe and Russia.

First Fuel Rods Plucked From Tsunami-Damaged Fukushima Plant

First Fuel Rods Plucked From Tsunami-Damaged Fukushima PlantWorkers at Japan's Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power station successfully completed the first day of a delicate operation to remove radioactive fuel rods from a reactor damaged in the March 2011 tsunami.

In Shattered Filipino City, A Fight For ‘Sheer Survival’

In Shattered Filipino City, A Fight For ‘Sheer Survival’As some trucks loaded with food and other aid arrive in the Philippines city of Tacloban they're being looted by residents struggling to survive in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims

Juneau’s Filipino community plans relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan victims"We're still waiting for reports" from relatives and friends, says the president of Juneau's Filipino Community Inc.

Super Typhoon Leaves More Than 100 Dead In Philippines

Super Typhoon Leaves More Than 100 Dead In PhilippinesThe Philippines is just now starting to assess the damage caused by the landfall of one of the most powerful tropical cyclones in recorded history.

Strongest Cyclone Ever? Typhoon Haiyan Slams Philippines

Strongest Cyclone Ever? Typhoon Haiyan Slams PhilippinesMeteorologists weren't holding back Friday after watching in amazement as Typhoon Haiyan roared over the Philippines with pounding rain and top sustained winds approaching 200 mph as it neared the coast.