The pilot was able to regain control of the plane with the help of passengers, who pulled the man out of the cockpit.
Power Cost Equalization, or PCE, lowers the cost of electricity in rural Alaska to make it comparable to more urban areas like Anchorage, Fairbanks and Juneau.
The word “confusion” came up a lot in a meeting with state and federal managers to describe the state’s June 28 Kuskokwim River opening.
The community originally expected to have the portable water plant months ago.
A state biologist said just 31,000 chums are estimated to have passed Pilot Station sonar by Monday, well below the historic median of 500,000.
Lumber prices have been soaring across the country as demand for wood during the pandemic outstripped supply.
Some in Bethel say the city could start losing essential services if it starts shutting down B&B’s, which house many transient workers.
The decision comes after an administrative law judge recommended that the DEC should not uphold the certificate in April.
Crooked Creek lacks a fire department and running water to its homes and businesses. But a visiting construction company happened to have a water truck on hand.
The announcement came just a week before the State of Alaska is expected to issue a verdict on a key permit for the company.