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My Turn: Red Chris mine poses great risk

...Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott have strongly advocated safe development. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has also called on the Canadian government to ensure the state has a "seat at the table," our concerns are addressed, and our rights are upheld under...
Murkowski spokesman: Plans for 24-hour crossings at Hyder

JUNEAU - A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says the Canadian government plans to allow for 24-hour crossings at the border of Hyder, Alaska, and Stewart, British Columbia.Murkowski spokesman Matthew...
Canadian judge OKs bail for ex-Gitmo inmate

...killing a U.S. soldier will be released on bail Thursday after a judge refused a last-ditch attempt by the Canadian government to keep him imprisoned.Court of Appeal Jutice Myra Bielby rejected the government's emergency request to stop...
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House urges open border in Hyder

...unanimously passed a resolution Monday night urging the Canadian government to resonsider closing its border with the Alaskan...from midnight to 8 a.m. every night, with the Canadian government citing budgetary restraints as the reason for the...
State | AK legislature
My turn: Mine development in British Columbia raises concerns

...Alaskans. Our concerns should be taken to the Canadian government without being watered down by the Department of Natural Resources. It is well known by all that the Canadian government does not have comparable water quality and mining...
Alaska plans to revisit stalled ferry project later

...a state official said Thursday.The state canceled bids for the project Wednesday. A few days earlier, the Canadian government signed an order that would have blocked the project - which is on land the state leases at Prince Rupert, British...
State | AK legislature
Canada threatens to block project over US steel requirements

JUNEAU - The Canadian government has signed an order that would block the state of Alaska from updating a ferry terminal unless the two sides resolve an ongoing...
Hyder mayor: Canada silent on border road closure

...the road between Hyder and Stewart, B.C., said he had not received answers to multiple questions from the Canadian government regarding the closure.The Canada Border Services Agency, which formerly kept the border crossing station between...
State | Local
Canada border hours worry Hyder residents

...themselves to the clinic because waiting for an ambulance can take longer and costs money."I can't believe that the Canadian government would be willing to turn their backs on a community that relies on Canada for their emergency services," she...
KSM moves forward

JUNEAU - The Canadian government is allowing a proposed open-pit mine near the southeast Alaska...Transboundary Mining Working Group, said she was disappointed in the Canadian government's decision. But she said it wouldn't stop opponents...


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