Teams ready to storm region courts

It is good to be the King. Or in this case, the Kings. But as any ruler knows, a kingdom is only as good as its court.
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...development issues.The Arctic environment is changing rapidly, especially with regard to the erosion of the coastlines from storm surges, early breakup and late freeze of ice and shifts in density; and the composition of the Arctic flora and fauna. Over...
Asia-bound cargo ship held in Dutch Harbor cleared to leave to Asia, the crew notified the Coast Guard that it had suffered damage to some navigation lights and radar systems during storms on its voyage to Alaska from China, Feldis said.Coast Guard officials noticed the possible environmental crimes when they...
Interior Secretary Jewell visits eroding village

...barrier island just off Alaska's northwest coast, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.Once protected from early winter storms by a natural barrier of sea ice, Kivalina has been ravaged in recent decades by erosion because climate warming prevents ice...
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Southeast socked by soggy storm; more rain expected

...drawn from the central Pacific Ocean.The storm that began Tuesday is the latest and dampest...Weather service forecasters predict the next storm will offer a little less rainfall - 2 inches...across Southeast Alaska as a result of the storm, and close to the Canadian border it wasn't...
Troubles blow into town on Taku winds

...Locals love to hate the Taku winds, and since the most recent storm hit Thursday, everyone seems to have a tale of the - they're out there in 80-90 mph winds."With big storms like this, multiple crews and engineers are called in to restore...
Retired Old Farts bowling up a storm

According to Taku Lanes reporters, the Sunday Mixed Bowling League is one third of the way into the second half and the standings are tight.
This winter, a normal snowfall is abnormal

...Saturday and Sunday was a followup to a storm that dumped flakes on the central panhandle...worst of the winds.At the same time, a storm was moving north from near Haida Gwaii...dome of cold air, and then we had this storm system moving up with some decent subtropical...
Photo: Toppled tree

Animal Austin, left, and Cal Richert of Last Frontier Forestry and Tree Service view a large tree on Wednesday that came down on the first bridge on the Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Sunday's wind storm is believed to have toppled the tree.
Downtown and Douglas get gusty

...Along with the high wind warning, we have a winter storm warning at 9 a.m. (Friday), too. We are...snowfall Saturday night and on Sunday. With two storm systems in Juneau, winter storm warnings further south, a blizzard warning on...


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