Eva Lucia Saulitis

...Boreal Books. Her essays, poems and reviews have appeared in many journals and anthologies including Orion, The Sun, The Northwest Review, Prairie Schooner, Alaska Quarterly Review, Quarterly West, Crazyhorse and The Utne Reader. She was recently profiled...
Gustavus author Kim Heacox wins award for "Jimmy Bluefeather"

...Outdoor Literature for his novel, "Jimmy Bluefeather," published by Alaska Northwest Books."Jimmy Bluefeather" is the first original fiction Alaska Northwest Books has released in its 56 years of publishing.The novel follows a 95-year-old...
Northwest fire crews hope for a break in the weather

PORTLAND, Ore. - Northwest fire officials told U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack that incoming cooler weather could help calm the massive blazes that...
Regional News

...Book Award and Reviews recently announced that Juneau author Annie Boochever's "Bristol Bay Summer," published by Alaska Northwest Books, was chosen as "Best in Category, Best First Novel" in its 2015 selection of top books for children and young adults...
NOAA outlines whale protection rules for Navy testing

...has outlined rules to protect whales and other marine mammals during testing conducted by the U.S. Navy off the Pacific Northwest.The Navy operates the Southeast Alaska Acoustic Measurement Facility north of Ketchikan, and it participates in the Northern...
State | Outdoors
Dead walruses found on northwest beach

ANCHORAGE - Walrus carcasses were found last week on a northwest Alaska beach, but the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says the deaths appear to be natural.The animals were discovered near...
From Australia to Zambia, slowing China economy causes pain

...economic troubles have dropped on the doorstep of a sun-weathered house at 18 Edgar St. in Port Hedland on Australia's northwest coast.Four years ago, the 50-year-old home, fabricated from cheap asbestos cement, sold for the equivalent of $1...
Nation and World
E. coli in Northwest marks Chipotle's 3rd outbreak this year

SEATTLE (AP) - Chipotle closed 43 of its Pacific Northwest locations after the chain's third foodborne illness this year sickened about two dozen people - prompting renewed scrutiny of...
Nation and World
More than 5,000 earthquakes hit northwest Nevada

Seismologists studying a year-long swarm of thousands of mostly minor earthquakes in northwest Nevada say they could be the precursor for a "big one," although speculation that they're related to a series of extinct volcanoes...
My Turn: Location, expertise and timing: Three reasons Northwest Alaska is ready for an opening Arctic

...timing. Currently, we have all three.Northwest Alaska is well positioned to help America...America's 12,383 miles of coastline, and Northwest Alaska contains almost 1,200 of those...are finishing their Arctic outpost.Northwest Alaska has the location.Our geographic...


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