Funding is set to expire at the end of this season, which means the buoy is in need of a home and money to keep it operating.
Five hours of public testimony in Anchorage saw 100 people signed up to speak on the proposed limits to the Pebble Mine project.
A four-person rescue team in the German Alps has reached a trapped cave researcher who was injured in a rock fall some three-quarters of a mile below ground. But figuring out how to move him is proving a challenge.
About 60 percent of GVEA’s electricity is generated by coal and oil, including diesel.
New federal regulations will be announced Monday that aim to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.
The mining conglomerate Rio Tinto announced this morning it is divesting its stake in Northern Dynasty, the owner of the proposed Pebble Mine.
Officials expect to release more information later this morning about the death toll from last weekend's massive mudslide in Oso, Wash., and they're warning that the news is going to be grim.
Critics say the rule would expand the reach of the Clean Water Act to cover most creeks and wetlands across the country.
The Alaska State House unanimously condemned language used by the chief of the EPA to describe gifts she received in the state.