One of the jets had a mechanical problem in flight while returning from a military exercise in the Asia-Pacific region.
Newtok’s backup generator gave out in August, three years after its main generator died. Installing a replacement has taken longer than anyone expected.
The executives said there might be a way for Donlin to reduce its costs if Donlin and Pebble were connected by a new, state-financed road and had access to a new, state-financed port.
The policies identify specific examples of “sexual grooming” behavior and spell out how the district should respond to reports of it.
Families without personal generators have seen their freezers thaw out and watched a summer’s worth of subsistence harvest go to waste.
Police didn’t list the driver as a suspect but said the driver “may recall observations or information which could assist the investigation.”
Kasigluk couldn’t get help from nearby villages to fight the flames because the community is locked down to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Community artist Madelene Reichard said “we will repaint it 1,000 times if we have to” after someone vandalized the dumpster.
Northern Air Cargo couldn’t deliver bypass mail and freight for about a week. The new runway lacked equipment pilots needed to land safely.
Barrick’s CEO said the biggest challenge to developing the mine is the nearly $7 billion cost, including building a power plant, road and 315-mile gas pipeline.