Empire Editorial: Obama 'declares war' on Alaska

...the coastal plain to drilling "is consistent with the best interests of the whole state."We continue to believe this. Alaska...president is outgunned by Congress.In 1980, the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act declared that additional wilderness...
Montana man fined for offense on Alaska hunt

...August 2009, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The main objective in Boggs' hunt was Dall sheep, but he also voiced interest in shooting a bull caribou, according to a sentencing memorandum filed by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen Cooper.Kummerfeldt...
Seahawks' Sherman doubts any punishment ahead for Patriots He was just at Kraft's house last week for the AFC championship," Sherman added. "You talk about conflict of interest."But as long as that happens, it won't affect them at all. Nothing will."Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Saturday...
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Obama to seek wilderness designation for ANWR back are done.Young, in a statement, called the proposed wilderness delegation a violation of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act. "Simply put, this wholesale land grab, this widespread attack on our people and our way of life...
Mary Sadie Frank

...least one dog. She was obsessive about reading, loved all types of needlework and crafting pottery. Mary liked food but her interest in cooking grew as did her cookbook collection. She was one of the few culinary artists who even had a large section of cookbooks...
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My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...strategy whereby the winning special interests take all, and to hell with the rest...It also occurs among competing special interests, such as sport and commercial are sick of good old boy special interest politics? Do you agree that the ADF...
Kenai assembly approves oil and gas specialists

...Assembly member Kelly Cooper said she sees the immediate significance of having someone in Juneau with the borough's interests in mind to help move the project forward.Ogle said in his mind Navarre, who is on the LNG advisory committee, is the best...
Judge hears arguments over ANWR exploration

...during oral argument.Jewell rejected the state's application on the grounds that the provision in the 1980 Alaska National Interest Lands and Conservation Act, or ANILCA, allowing for exploration of the so-called "1002 area" had terminated following...
On the Trails: Findings on the North Douglas rainforest trail

...mid-January a friend and I strolled that trail again, just to see what we could see. It was productive! Here are some findings of interest.The hemlocks in that area commonly have "fluted" trunks, with pronounced, rounded ridges running up from the base. This...


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