Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...and release them into rural areas of the state suffering not that Alaska's urban areas don't have enough - she believes...and potentially repopulate an area enough for hunting.DeBernardi...survival rates for calves in areas with low predation range between...
WWII Ft. Rousseau site due for cleanup

...yards of contaminated area on a northwest-facing...intertidal zone and upland areas. That waste ranges, and in 2008 the area became a state park...In many cases, the areas of contamination are...Other contaminants in the area include silver, dioxin...
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Anchorage commutes below national average in the Anchorage area takes a back seat to those...looked at U.S. metro areas with at least 100,000...commute times for the area are below the the Anchorage metro area.The state transportation...improvements at busier areas, and it is assessing...
Weekend rains bring relief for Alaska wildfire crews

...according to the latest figures released Monday. But the area actively burning grew by about 777 square miles on Sunday alone...wildfires in the vast state are so isolated and far from populated areas that they are monitored but allowed to burn out instead of being...
'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state

...Crews were working to put out hot spots in already burned areas, while keeping an eye on winds that were expected to reach...on state-controlled ocean beaches.Railroad traffic in the area has been shut down, including freight lines and Amtrak's...
Poll: Americans support home Olympics

...the Olympics in their local area. It dips even further a bid in their local area. Fifty-two percent of an Olympics in their local area if it were paid for with a combination...worth the cost to the local areas, and 42 percent said it is...
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Enough firefighters, say Forestry managers

...reported that firefighters were working on 38 fires with a combined area of 506,861 acres.So far this summer, the AICC has counted 605 wildfires encompassing 1.4 million acres, an area slightly smaller than the state of Delaware.Cooler temperatures...
Living & Growing: Facing life's losses

...self-medicating your feelings with substances or unhealthy behaviors, as these delay the healing process and complicate every area of your life.A loss is a wound, a rupture in our lives. The journey through grief need never be done alone. If we allow...
Shell heads for Alaska while awaiting final drilling permits

...for clams and other food on the sea floor, LeVine said.Shell will be drilling near Hanna Shoal, an important walrus feeding area where floes of remnant ice collect late in the summer. Shell's two proposed well sites are near the shoal, LeVine said...


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