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State recommends mining complaint dismissal

...dismiss a complaint involving the Council of Alaska Producers, a group of mining companies, and Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown, a political group which fought the ballot measure on the companies' behalf. The Clean Water measure, placed on...
Both sides of mining measure face penalties

...Producers, a coalition of mining companies. The staff also recommends a $61,200 fine against Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown. The pro-mining groups are accused of fully disclosing their spending only well after the election.
My turn: Thank you for supporting 'No on 4' And we are proud to work together with local fishermen and others to protect our waters and resources as we all responsibly pursue our livelihoods. Liz Arnold is the Juneau coordinator for Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown.
Empire editorial: Yes on Measure 4 for aquatic gold

...throughout the state. Groups such as Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown argue the ballot measure would cast a cloud of uncertainty...scope of that proposed project. Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown has tried to create a sense of panic over the possible...
Vote yes on Ballot Measure 4

...consider it for more than two seconds. Then there's the group's name. They call themselves Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown. But don't you think it's very interesting and pertinent that more than 91 percent of the group's funding comes...
Sides disagree on purpose of mining measure

...Toohey, campaign chairwoman for Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown, the group leading the opposition. "I am concerned...great a resource to risk." Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown has received nearly all of its contributions from...
My turn: Support mining, oppose clean water initiatives

...large mine can't store tailings. Have you ever seen a mine without tailings? There is no such thing. This is a mining shutdown. Oh, there's a grandfather clause for existing mines. If they already have permits, then mines are exempt...
Mining initiative backers vow to fight

...that wasn't the case." Records filed with the Alaska Public Offices Commission show that Alaskans Against the Mining Shutdown received more than $7 million in the months leading up to the primary, most of it coming from industry group Council...


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