Refine Search

Village confirms banishment after troopers' deaths

...federal court, claiming his constitutional rights were denied.The merits of his arguments were never heard. U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason dismissed the case Feb. 25. Attorney Lloyd Miller, representing the tribal council, said...
Big Thorne timber injunction denied

...somewhere along the line we've got to be able to actually, actively manage our forests," he said.Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Beistline ruled in March the USFS followed the proper process in considering environmental and wildlife...
State | Local
Greenpeace activists leave Arctic drill rig after six-day stay season in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast if it can obtain all necessary permits.Meanwhile, U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason in Anchorage on Saturday granted Shell a restraining order against the protesters. The order...
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...old-growth sale planning.Those lawsuits were consolidated by the court this month, according to the USFS, and Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Beistline ruled in his 25-page decision soon after that the groups didn't have a case against the...
State | Local | AK legislature
Big Thorne timber suit chopped down

...timber in the area and the USFS had sidestepped the appropriate process by failing to consider the habitats.Alaska U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Beistline ruled in his 25-page decision that the USFS properly studied and disclosed impacts to wolf...
State | AK legislature
Woman guilty of drug conspiracy

...was one of several heard in U.S. District Court on Monday as the court took...A. Adams appeared before U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess in Juneau...time to prepare her defense.U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess granted...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb. 4

...along with Hall president Paul Kirk, announce a change of heart and scrap plans for the separate section.1976 - U.S. District Court Judge John W. Oliver upholds the ruling of arbitrator Peter Seitz that declared Andy Messersmith and Dave McNally...
Judge hears arguments over ANWR exploration

...state's effort to explore the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for oil and gas played out in U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason's courtroom in Anchorage Jan. 20.The issue before Gleason is whether the U.S. Department...
State | AK legislature
State to suspend same-sex marriage appeal

...four cases - from Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee - before deciding how to proceed on its own appeal of U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess' October decision that Alaska's 1998 ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. The Supreme...
Empire Editorial: No gray area for child predators

...physically harmed the children, so the case isn't that bad. That's what Petersen's public defender wrote to U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess when asking for leniency. "He has never harmed a child; never touched a child; never...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback