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Empire Editorial: Protect Alaska seafood by banning Russian imports in Alaska. Russia is a big market, and this ban will hurt Alaska fishermen by limiting the places they...United States cannot convince Russia to lift its import ban, it must implement a ban of its own to avoid further harm to the Alaska fishing...
Denali planning for temporary ban on pet goats

...superintendent of Denali National Park and Preserve plans to temporarily ban certain pets after a local resident was cited for hiking on park...official hearing, likely next year, as a step toward making the ban permanent. Striker said temporary closures can last anywhere...
Today in sports history

...following Martina Hingis, Monica Seles, Tracy Austin and Steffi Graf.2006 - Sprinter Justin Gatlin receives an eight-year ban from track and field, avoiding a lifetime penalty in exchange for his cooperation with doping authorities and because an earlier...
State to appeal setnet initiative ruling

...would permit a ballot initiative that could ban setnets in certain parts of the 2013 seeking to ask voters whether to ban setnets in urban parts of the state, which...superior court's decision in the set-net ban initiative case (Alaska Fisheries Conservation...
Senator: Oil export ban 'outdated relic'

...advanced nation in the world that employes a ban on oil exporting. She's calling the report, "A Ban for One: The Outdated Prohibition on U.S...exported oil not matching domestic demand."The ban on oil exports is an outdated relic of a bygone...
Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers

...recording surfaced of Donald Sterling scolding his girlfriend for bringing black men to Clippers games. The audio spurred the NBA to ban Sterling for life and fine him $2.5 million.Sterling was apologetic after the audio recording went viral, but his mea culpa...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...approved bear populations in Canada, that the USFWS didn't properly designate the polar bear as depleted and that the import ban shouldn't apply to their bears legally taken before the polar bear listing.In a separate challenge, SCI maintained that...
Legal pot would pose challenge for city

...4, communities would still have the right to ban pot shops. But, like the state's administration...Through the initiative, cities would not be able to ban the use of marijuana, but they could ban marijuana dispensaries."We'll just have to...
Alaska Editorial: Ketchikan doesn't need a smoking ban

...Ketchikan Daily News: Forget about a smoking ban for Ketchikan businesses.Ketchikan doesn't...number of customers it is receiving, it will ban smoking all on its own no government intervention...Then, the Council voted 1-5 against the ban, with West being the lone supporter.The...
Couples challenging Alaska gay-marriage ban

...a lawsuit Monday challenging Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional...unmarried couple. It alleges that Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage violates their rights...enforcement of Alaska's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. It also calls for...


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