SEACC hosting educational hike on new Canadian mining efforts near Herbert Glacier

...Glacier from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow, Aug. 23. The walk will highlight two Canadian mining companies' current exploration of a gold mining claim in that area."Since the Herbert Glacier and Windfall Lake trails are among the most highly...
My Turn: Waiting to hear from Parnell on transboundary mines

...should start at the governor's office. ? Rob Sanderson is the second vice-president for the Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, as well as the co-chairman of the Unified Tribal Transboundary Mining Workgroup.
Peterson Lake Trail sees continued improvements

...mile, up to the scenic waterfall overlook.Trail Mix Inc. crews have also maintained the path's historic character as a mining trail. In addition to the gravel pathway, as part of the U.S. Forest Service's agreement with the State Historic Preservation...
My Turn: What's the moral of the story when it comes to Pebble? Alaska, where side-by-side resource use, including mining, fishing, oil drilling, and logging, is tolerated more fishing families for hundreds of generations, for a few mining jobs lasting less than a single generation? Alaskans, let's...
From the classroom to the campaign trail

...Southeast Alaska from the potential hazards of transboundary mining projects?A: It's something you have to build trust and...continue to do that as lieutenant governor. When you have a mining accident in Canada that is close to Alaska and there's a possibility...
Fairbanks couple adds giant moose trap to yard

...was Dawson's creation and adds to an already eclectic collection of yard ornaments that includes a giant gold pan, rusted mining equipment and tools, old rocker boxes, metal tubs, wheelbarrows, a dog sled, pieces of burl, a wooden bear carved with...
My Turn: 'Yes' vote gives Alaska time to get it right

...Alaskans. Please vote "Yes."? Lisa Weissler is an attorney with expertise in natural resource law, specializing in oil, gas and mining law and coastal management, and more than 20 years experience with the state of Alaska.
River data gathered as safeguard against mining a safeguard against possible uranium mining.The Center for Water Advocacy is working...checkpoint to protest the idea of uranium mining.Hal Shepherd, director of the water-advocacy...water rights, then the state or the other mining companies can just use our water and probably...
My Turn: Public voices stifled in resource management

...involved in such development and joining lawsuits with Canadian mining interests against the interests of Alaskans. This pattern of...recently, Parnell has remained absent on efforts to ensure that mining development on the Canadian side of the border does not adversely...
Hundreds attend hearing on Alaska mine proposal

...takes calls from potential financiers wondering if investing in mining in Alaska is a safe bet. "And I don't know what to say to stay tough."I believe it to be arrogant to say fishing and mining can coexist," he said.


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