http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

...north. Females and their young ride the edge of the sea ice into the Chukchi Sea, the body of water north of the Bering Strait.In recent years, sea ice has receded north beyond shallow continental shelf waters and into Arctic Ocean water...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/35000-walrus-come-ashore-northwest-alas
State
Keynote speakers come together for AFN

...faith in my idea and I teamed up with the right person and that was really the key to making something happen."A Bering Straits Native Corp. shareholder and the company's communications director, Aarons said her employer's flexibility and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-05/keynote-speakers-come-together-afn
State
GOP candidates square off for last time

...rights."Treadwell asked Miller what he would do about the 60 ocean vessels carrying oil and gas that transited the Bering Straits last year along a coastline that is completely unprotected from oil spills.Miller sidestepped, using the question...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-15/gop-candidates-square-last-time
State
Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...its about transboundary impacts, either from shipping that they're bringing through the Northeast Passage and the Bering Strait without any oil spill contingency planning with us, or with fishing where they pretend they have zero bycatch. We...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-13/treadwell-let-alaskans-decide
State | Local
Moroccan to swim from Alaska to Russia

ANCHORAGE - A 27-year-old man is headed to the Bering Strait as part of his goal to be the first Moroccan to swim between every continent.Hassan Baraka plans to swim 3 miles from Little...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-06/moroccan-swim-alaska-russia
Sports
Parnell signs resolution opposing Beringia park

...development of remote northwest Alaska.The federal project, envisioned as a joint U.S.-Russian research park in the Bering Strait, is already on hold because of Russia's intervention in Ukraine.Senate Joint Resolution 15 urges the federal government...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-17/parnell-signs-resolution-opposing-berin
State
My Turn: Muskoxen are a conservation success

...1975 after the state legislature authorized hunting older bulls - at first only from the herd on Nunivak Island in the Bering Strait. The herd numbered about 700 animals, and there were concerns of overpopulation. I accompanied the first permittee...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-08/my-turn-muskoxen-are-conservation-suc
Opinion
Moroccan to swim from Alaska to Russia

ANCHORAGE - A 27-year-old man is headed to the Bering Strait as part of his goal to be the first Moroccan to swim between every continent.KTVA reported Hassan Baraka plans to swim 3 miles...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-05/moroccan-swim-alaska-russia
State
ANTHC receives grant to study contaminants in Bering Sea

...Agency will enable the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium to study climate change and contaminant shifts in the Bering Strait region.The researchers will look at how contaminant shifts could affect human health in rural communities, and develop...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-04/anthc-receives-grant-study-contaminants
State
US Coast Guard cutter helps Diomede by taking recyclables

...and the six batteries."The community of Diomede is located on the western coast of Little Diomede Island, in the Bering Strait. The community of 119 people is located about 650 miles northwest of Anchorage, and only about 3 miles from Big Diomede...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-25/us-coast-guard-cutter-helps-diomede-tak
State

CONTACT US

  • 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

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING