Refine Search

My Turn: The changing Arctic presents opportunity to thrive, if we act now

...timing is urgent, particularly in light of increased human activity from many nations related to shipping, oil and gas development, commercial fishing, military and even tourism.As Alaskans, we call for a two-prong strategy to effectively...
My Turn: In Alaska, a big decision looms

...Hickel, was passionate about gas development in Alaska and for much of his...the region."Getting Alaska gas development and export right will require...lot of work to be done to get gas development right. There is going to be...
Federal judge rejects state stance on ANWR Congress and set aside for potential oil and gas exploration.Under the 1980 law Congress must approve oil and gas development in the coastal plain but gave the Interior Secretary limited authority to conduct exploration to assess the resource...
Alaska Editorial: State needs a beter process for oil and gas development

...resource-rich and dependent as Alaska ought to have a more consistent and thorough policy on responsible oil and gas development - one that includes all of the affected stakeholders and provides clear guidance on the roles of individual communities...
My Turn: Alaska LNG project

...While we believe we share many of the same goals and values as the governor, we differ as to the approach to natural gas development that will deliver the greatest benefits to Alaskans. Let us be very clear about what we want: We want to commercialize...
Gray whales' Pacific crossing leads to questions of origin

...overhunting.To protect them, environmental groups have campaigned against industrial activities such as oil and gas development off Sakhalin.Federal and international whale experts have considered the two subpopulations of gray whales to be...
More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...aren't big fans of oil and natural gas development.It came in the form of an indefinite...interested in pressing hard on oil and gas development.Now there's fresh data to...issued a report about oil and gas development on federal and non-federal...
Gas development authority abandons plans for lobbyist

...ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Natural Gas Development Authority has dropped its plan...under the state's Stranded Gas Development Act, Petroleum News reported. Alaska voters created the natural gas development authority by initiative in 2002...
Judge halts oil, gas development on Chukchi Sea

...failed to analyze the environmental effect of natural gas development despite industry interest and specific lease incentives...must analyze the environmental impact of natural gas development and determine whether missing information was essential...
Study questions need for gas development authority

...Legislative Budget and Audit Committee report suggests lawmakers evaluate the continued need for the Alaska Natural Gas Development Authority and end it, if it serves no public-interest purpose. The group formed after a 2002 ballot initiative...
Regional News


  • 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