My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

British Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett thinks Alaskans do not understand...water quality interests more than 100 times since 1909. I would urge Minister Bennett to stop telling us we don't understand the situation. Instead...
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...the state contacted British Columbia's minister of transportation about a Taku highway. The minister said British Columbia was not interested...the state asked again, and again the minister said British Columbia was not interested...
Empire Editorial: Keep pressure on transboundary mines

Bill Bennett, British Columbia's minister of energy and mines, traveled to Anchorage last week to the messenger.When was the last time a British Columbian minister traveled to Alaska in such a prominent way?The enormous Mount...
First Walter Soboleff Day celebrated

Under a clear sky gathered dozens who had been touched by the late Walter Soboleff, a Tlingit leader and minister who died in 2011 at age 102. Stories were shared, songs sung and a parade formed to march in his honor.Led by Soboleff children...
Alaska, B.C. say they cooperate quietly on transboundary mine issues

...Alaska on northwest (British Columbia) mining projects and that's on us. We need to do a better job," British Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett said.Specifically to the proposed Kerr Sulphurets Mitchell, or KSM, porphyry copper-gold...
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Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...of Angoon, by canoe with her brother to stay with an aunt. His father, Alexander Soboleff, the son of Russian Orthodox minister Ivan Soboleff, lived in Killisnoo with his parents and three brothers.Walter was born Nov. 14, 1908 in Killisnoo as Kha'jaq'tii...
My Turn: Embrace challenges, rewards of being an Arctic nation

...Representative for the Arctic, Admiral Robert Papp and I attend and speak, but so did the Chancellor of Germany and a senior Minister from Singapore. While many around the world are making the Arctic a priority, I left Reykjavik concerned that there is limited...
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

BAGHDAD - Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is ready to concede, at least temporarily, the loss of much of Iraq to Sunni insurgents and is instead deploying...
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Ketchikan assembly rejects meeting prayer proposal not whether or not precedent will be set," said Souza, minister at the Ketchikan Church of Christ. "The real issue is...local ballot.After the main proposal was turned down, local minister Bill White asked if he would be welcome to deliver a prayer...
Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list

...set in a small town. When tragedy strikes a New England minister's family, the charismatic preacher curses God. Years later...backgrounds - U.S. President Jimmy Carter, Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat - managed...


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