My Turn: Murkowski on Arctic ignorance: Let it go!

...Arctic Council last month in an international event held in Canada and attended by leaders from around the world. nations that have territory inside of the Arctic Circle: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and...
Murkowski spokesman: Plans for 24-hour crossings at Hyder

...of the plan Wednesday. Felling says details are being finalized.Local officials in Alaska and Canada said they heard about the plan from a Canada Border Services Agency official. The agency's media relations office said there was nothing specific...
Alaska wildfire responders keeping eye on dry conditions

...Memorial Day Weekend.The Alaska Interagency Coordination Center says a fire along the Alaska Highway 50 miles northwest of the Canada border grew Thursday to 500 acres.Spokesman Tim Mowry says trees may be green with leaves but grasses below remain brown and...
Environmentalists seize on latest Santa Barbara oil spill

...underground pipe is being held up as another reason to oppose such things as fracking, the Keystone XL pipeline that would run from Canada to Texas, the moving of crude by train, and drilling in far-flung places."What we see from this event is that the industry...
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Prosecutors would face high bar in filing Amtrak charges

...federal prosecutor Robert Goldman of suburban Philadelphia.Engineers have been charged following other deadly train wrecks.In Canada, a rail engineer who is accused of failing to secure the brakes on an oil train was charged with 47 counts of criminal negligence...
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State wildfire responders keep eye on dry conditions

...percent contained.The Seaton Roadhouse Fire, burning on both sides of the Alaska Highway about 50 miles northwest of the Canada border, on Thursday was estimated at nearly 500 acres, or just under 1 square mile. Traffic on the state's highway to Lower...
Forecast remains warm, dry through Sunday

...and Hyder, does any rain enter the forecast before the weekend - and any showers there may be thunderstorms moving in from Canada.Computer models at the weather service Monday afternoon showed some signs the good weather may break by Saturday in the northern...
'Monumental' art unveiled at Soboleff Building

...Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in New York and can be seen in collections including the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, the Vancouver Art Gallery, and the Southwest Museum in Los Angeles.The Soboleff Building panels are based on...
Family is sweaty business for Lauwers, Karlberg, Sims

...a deeper level of friendship.".They've learned many life lessons through sports."Keith and Lilllian both grew up in Canada, where Keith took part in a lot of sports, including pole vault. He remembers fashioning a pole out from a tree branch before...
Canada, US, earn wins at hockey worlds

...PRAGUE - Sidney Crosby scored again as Canada beat host Czech Republic 6-3 at Sean Couturier broke a 2-2 tie for Canada 2:20 before the end of the second period...keep improving next couple weeks here."Canada outshot the Czechs 38-25. They have...


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