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Judge tosses suit in refuge-road dispute

...evacuations.In a written order, U.S. District Court Judge H. Russel Holland said there was no violation of a federal environmental law.Congress, in 2009, passed legislation authorizing a land swap for a single-lane gravel road between King...
Former mine manager convicted of Clean Water Act violations

ANCHORAGE - The former manager of a western Alaska mine has pleaded guilty to violating federal environmental law.Robert Pate, the former general manager of Platinum Creek Mine, pleaded guilty Wednesday to violating the Clean Water Act and...
Alaska asks EPA to intervene in mine contamination

...He's asking the Environmental Protection Agency to intervene.BLM officials on Friday said they're following federal environmental law for the cleanup of the Red Devil Mine 255 miles west of Anchorage.However, in a letter this month to EPA...
Delta Junction sues Army over high-tech training site

...careful analysis. "It is ... policy to build all facilities, including training ranges, in accordance with federal environmental laws and all governing regulations," Hunter said. The city council, Delta Chamber of Commerce, Deltana Community...
Northwest Digest their reservation at the tip of the Olympic Peninsula. The meetings are part of a review required under federal environmental law that will eventually lead to publication of an environmental impact statement on the hunting by the National...
Federal judge asked to overturn Bush's national forest rules

...plans are revised. The plan "definitely does not undermine protections of the forests" and complies with federal environmental laws, Huber said. Judge Hamilton did not indicate when she might rule. The lawsuit is one of several ongoing legal...
Alaska Digest

...Three Hawaii and environment groups sued the Army in 2004. They contend that the Army did not comply with federal environmental laws when it decided to transform the Hawaii-based 2nd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division into a Stryker brigade...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...they didn't report them to the Environmental Protection Agency for two weeks. They said they had thought federal environmental laws allowed them to determine whether the allegations were credible before reporting them. ``It's good to have...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...District Court earlier in the day Friday, Royal Caribbean formally pleaded guilty to seven felony violations of federal environmental laws as a part of a plea agreement worked out with federal prosecutors following a five-year investigation. The...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Juneau may have violated federal environmental laws. The new owners of Norwegian...22 felony violations of federal environmental law and paid $18 million as...Juneau may have violated federal environmental laws. More ships may have polluted...


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