Refine Search

Ambler tosses out election results

Almost two weeks after municipalities across the state voted on city offices, officials in the Northwest town of Ambler are at the center of a tumult.Voters in the town of about 250 people voted out all five of the city's sitting council members...
Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...about 200 miles to northwestern Alaska's Ambler Mining District will displace only a small...quantities of lichen, he said.The proposed Ambler road has been the subject of fierce from the Dalton Highway west to the Ambler Mining District, site of rich copper...
Letter: Ambler road study one piece of the puzzle

...Kyle Joly pointed out in a story on the proposed Ambler road ("Little impact on Ambler road caribou" - published Dec. 15) a recent...valuable information to the overall analysis of the Ambler road proposal, it truly is only one piece of...
State plans meetings on Ambler road despite village objections Alaska village are boycotting two days of meetings being conducted by a state agency to discuss a 220-mile road to the Ambler Mining District.Second Chief PJ Simon said community members did not believe their sentiments were adequately taken into account...
Talks progress on 220-mile Ambler road

...the Northwest Arctic Borough.The Alaska Legislature appropriated $8.5 million to study the environmental effects of the Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Road. The Alaska Industrial Development and Exporting Authority is starting work on the permit...
Feds to test arctic village of Ambler for presence of asbestos

...investigators plan to test the air in the northwest Arctic village of Ambler in mid-August because spots in the village are tainted with...there's a health risk from the asbestos, which is found in Ambler in a less-potent form called chrysotile, said Tom Bolen...
Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: The Ambler road. The Juneau road. The Knik Arm bridge. The Susitna Dam...because of the project's $5 billion price tag.The proposed Ambler road would stretch 200 miles west from the Dalton Highway...
Snowmobiler charged in doctor's death

ANCHORAGE - A 20-year-old Ambler man was charged with second-degree murder in the collision death of an Anchorage doctor whose dog sled was rammed by the man's...
Walker lifts another megaproject halt

...million in previously allocated money on the Ambler Road Project.That project, begun under...southern foothills of the Brooks Range to the Ambler Mineral Belt, an area eyed for exploration...Walker ordered a freeze on spending for the Ambler Road and five other large-scale Alaska...
Village council rejects election results replacing members

...five members.Anchorage television station KTVA reported the Ambler City Council on Monday refused to certify last week's of 250 instead voted to conduct another election.Ambler resident Brian Visocsky says the results of the election were...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback