Congress is inching closer to passing the first major energy legislation since America became a global energy leader. Since the last energy bill was approved in 2007, we've become the world's leading producer of oil and natural gas.
FAIRBANKS - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's rejection of a proposed land exchange at the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge did not upset the Native corporation that sought the swap.
ANCHORAGE - The new generators in this remote Yukon Flats village shut down every night at 10:30, after the televised evening news, as a way to save fuel. The electric blackout ends in the morning, before caribou meat and other frozen goods begin to thaw.
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