My Turn: Applying environmental protection where it matters

The prospects for massive open pit mining in the Bristol Bay watershed suffered a major setback last week. The Environmental...the highest degree of environmental scrutiny because the Bristol Bay watershed is one of those places in the world that really...
Sports On TV

...MotoGP World Championship, at Assen, Netherlands11 a.m., NBC - AMA Motocross, at Bristol, Tenn.2 p.m., NBCSN - AMA Motocross, at Bristol, Tenn. (same-day tape)SOCCER7:30 a.m., ABC - FIFA, World Cup, round of 16...
Arts calendar

...Historical Library. Ross Cohen will discuss his book, "Owning the Ocean: Alaska Fishermen and the Japanese "Invasion" of Bristol Bay, 1937-1938." Free and open to the public.Tlingit Language Learners Group, 6 p.m., Downtown Library.Open mic...
First Friday Booksigning: Annie Boochever's 'Bristol Bay Summer'

Hearthside Books downtownReception: 5-7 p.m.Annie Boochever will sign copies of her debut novel, "Bristol Bay Summer," based on her own experiences as a young mom, fictionalized and retold through the perspective of her teenage daughter...
Art | First Friday
EPA proposal could block huge Alaska mine's last intact salmon ecosystems. Bristol Bay's exceptional fisheries deserve...Alaska Native tribes and others to protect Bristol Bay, initiated a review that culminated...year that large-scaling mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risks...
Summer books roundup "Bristol Bay Summer" by Annie Boochever. (Alaska Northwest Books...Boochever based this young adult novel on her own experiences in Bristol Bay, but has recast the story through the eyes of her daughter...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...people's interest in making that happen," Saupe said.Eventually, the project expanded to Southeast Alaska, and then Bristol Bay and most recently the North Slope in 2012 and St. Lawrence Island in 2013, Stewart said.The uses within the oil and...
Foundation sells off shares in mining company

ANCHORAGE - The Bristol Bay Native Corp. Education Foundation...that found large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risk...the Alaska Community Foundation.The Bristol Bay Native Corp. Education Foundation...
Sports on TV

...TNT - NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Quicken Loans 400, at Brooklyn, Mich.7 p.m., ESPN2 - NHRA, Thunder Valley Nationals, at Bristol, Tenn. (same-day tape)COLLEGE BASEBALL11 a.m., ESPN2 - World Series, game 3, Texas Tech vs. TCU, at Omaha...
My Turn: Bristol Bay Salmon - Alaska's chance for an enduring resolution

...authority under the Clean Water Act to protect Bristol Bay salmon from the mining of the Pebble...acted at the request of Alaskan tribes, Bristol Bay Native Corporation, and an Alaska...enduring resolution for protection of Bristol Bay salmon.What is fundamentally at...


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