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State plans meetings on Ambler road despite village objections

...not intended to shut anyone out.He described the immediate stakeholders as NANA, Doyan Regional Corp., the Northwest Arctic Borough, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, National Park Service and others.
Forever young in Alaska

...of the youngest boroughs in Alaska. The Wade-Hampton Census Area had the lowest median age - only 22.6. Northwest Arctic Borough has a median age of 26.1 and Bethel Census Area has a median age of 26.7. At the other end, the boroughs...
Early Childhood Partnerships expand to 11

...addition of coalitions in the Northwest Arctic Borough and Wrangell. With support...Coalition and Ilisaaq, in the Northwest Arctic Borough, will organize and build...partnerships in Wrangell and the Northwest Arctic Borough will organize and coordinate...
Report shows Juneau and Sitka as healthiest communities in Alaska

...with the poorest health outcomes are the Bethel, Yukon-Koyukuk, Nome and Wade Hampton census areas, and the Northwest Arctic Borough. The Municipality of Anchorage ranks at 13th for overall health outcomes."The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's...
Alaska mining industry a gold nugget in state's economy

...employer.Red Dog outside Kotzebue is one of the world's largest zinc mines and the largest taxpayer in the Northwest Arctic Borough. After completing excavation of the original deposit, the mine needed an EPA Environmental Impact Statement...
Talks progress on 220-mile Ambler road

...for discussions on a road that would stretch 220 miles from the Dalton Highway west to a copper deposit in the Northwest Arctic Borough.The Alaska Legislature appropriated $8.5 million to study the environmental effects of the Ambler Mining...
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...In 2013, producing mines paid $16.8 million to municipal governments in Fairbanks, Juneau, Nome, the Northwest Arctic Borough and the Denali Borough, according to the McDowell Group data.About $100.2 million was paid to the state...
State | AK legislature
Text of Gov. Parnell's address

...a strong pathway to success, and many of our students would thrive with better access to this path.In the Northwest Arctic Borough last year, Career Technical Education classes were again offered in all 12 schools. Offering career and technical...
State | AK legislature
Alaska village facing water shortages gets outside help's water treatment system.Other partners, including the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and the Northwest Arctic Borough, coordinated efforts that led to the temporary repair of a three-mile pipeline that pulls water for the village...
Storms postpone Kivalina's school year

...Health Consortium.The city of Kivalina and the Northwest Arctic Borough declared the water shortage a disaster in mid-August...and social service agency that along with the Northwest Arctic Borough and the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium...


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