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Court rules against Pebble in document case

...information its lawyer bought from Kaplan for an appeal with the Alaska Public Offices Commission. The complaint alleged that mine opponent Bob Gillam had secretly funneled nearly $2 million into the initiative aimed at stopping the project.The complaint...
Mine agreement renewal upheld by Assembly

...The city is acting both as a regulator and as an owner so they have an inherent conflict of interest here."He felt that mine developers would walk into a community "at war.""It's typical of the way this thing has gone for two and a half...
Mayoral and assembly candidate forum

...separated. Right now a third of your water is coming through that mine already.Nankervis: I apologize, 30 seconds is nowhere...yes at all cost.' We would be remiss to not open up that mine if we can do it following the permitting process. It...
My Turn: U.S Forest Service didn't listen to Angoon about Green's Creek Mine

...frustrating, Juneau has taken control of the mine, but has not taken responsibility for it.Juneau annexed the peninsula that mine is on, but in the annexation process Angoon was ignored. We didn't even know it was being annexed until it was already...
Highlighting the state's collections: Designing the SLAM exhibit floor

...blueprints and photographs from the mine's collection, donated by Bill Corbus - linking the object to the history of that mine and mining in general."The ways those collections intersect is just beautiful," Simard said.Simard said his team...
Pebble Mine threatens Alaska livelihoods

...something" is one of the largest gold mines in North America and the health, environmental, and economic impacts that mine will ultimately bring to the region and the state. One issue that has not been discussed in relation to the project is...
Red Dog Mine violates the Clean Water Act

...denied several hundred other alleged pollution claims against the mine, located near Kotzebue. The six plaintiffs argued that mine operator Teck Cominco discharged illegal amounts of pollution into a river they use for drinking water and subsistence...
Agencies ignore Berners Bay

...opportunities such as hiking, kayaking, wildlife viewing and fishing. When the National Marine Fisheries Service says that mine operations will harm Berners Bay resources, but the Forest Service gives the mine a thumbs-up, it is clear that the...
Commissioner should remember mission

...Pebble Mine will create an "inevitable environmental catastrophe." It is, however, just as preposterous to suggest that mine development will be done without any harm to the environment or will somehow provide the panacea to cure all of the socioeconomic...
Empire should be ashamed of article

...Even a most cursory examination of the facts and history surrounding development of the Kensington Mine clearly shows that mine development and profitability is in no way whatsoever predicated on connecting the mine to the Juneau road system. Mine...


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