Off the Beaten Path: The Bigfoot blues

...number of explanations for the stories. Mental illness and the power of suggestion; chemicals leaching into drinking water; gases emitted from the earth that caused insanity and hallucinations; or maybe, just a chance to tell a good tall tale.Later...
Calvin Raymond Crawford

...was needed. One family member recalls a time their car ran out of gas on the road. A call was made to Cal for help, and he was there within 10 minutes with a gallon jug of gas. You could always rely on Cal to come through when help was needed...
Walker inks LNG agreement with Japanese company

...developing Alaska's liquefied natural gas market.Walker called the action taken...would like to work on the larger North Slope gas development.Officials say Japanese prefectures...specifies Alaska will be taking our royalty gas 'in kind,'" she said. "Alaska can...
Eroding Alaska village appeals lawsuit's dismissal

ANCHORAGE - One of Alaska's most eroded villages wants to revive a lawsuit that claims greenhouse gasses from oil, power and coal companies are to blame for the climate change endangering the tiny community. The city of Kivalina and...
Pipeline coordinator office to close of the federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects is shutting down after...2004 law aimed at helping advance an Alaska gas pipeline project that would serve North...scrapped in favor of a liquefied natural gas project that would allow exports to Asia...
Obama withdraws Bristol Bay from offshore drilling

...Alaska's coast from consideration for oil and gas exploration or drilling.The president...our state and offshore waters for oil and gas," Walker said in a statement. "Bristol...and a public divide over allowing oil and gas exploration there."I think we all recognize...
Study: Warming West Coast will send fish northward

...issue of Progress in Oceanography, projects how 28 West Coast species ranging from sharks to salmon will react as greenhouse gases warm the surface of the Pacific Ocean.Warm-water species such as thresher sharks and chub mackerel will become more prominent...
Agency proposes critical habitat for ringed seals

...she said, but will not keep sea ice from melting. She also called on the Obama administration for bold action on greenhouse gases that are making the Arctic uninhabitable for ringed seals and other ice-dependent animals."It's climate disruption...
Walker brings back Palin's oil and gas team

...of former Gov. Sarah Palin's oil and gas team. They include Marty Rutherford, one...the state's ongoing negotiations on the gas and LNG project. Along with the resignation...commissioner who was deeply engaged in the gas pipeline negotiations, left his position...
ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments

...she added in an email.The Alaska Oil and Gas Association represents 14 oil- and gas-related companies operating in Alaska. CEO Kara...In November, Caelus Energy, Armstrong Oil and Gas and other companies and investors bid $54.5...


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