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Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

...is that plenty was going on behind closed doors."Holland said he would issue a written ruling at a later time.Associated Press writer Becky Bohrer in Juneau contributed to this report.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-28/judge-hears-motion-to-dismiss-suit-o
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...2012 and 2013. Lesser prairie chickens are found in five Kansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Nebraska and New Mexico. All four members of Kansas' House delegation voted in favor of the measure. The measure now heads to the Senate.-Associated Press

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-05-18
Shell clears major US government hurdle for Arctic drilling

...plans against the high bar stakeholders and regulators expect of an Arctic operator," Smith said in an email to The Associated Press.The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's director, Abigail Ross Hopper, said in a statement that officials recognize...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-11/shell-clears-major-us-government-hur
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Food pantry referrals jump

Data from the United Way of Anchorage shows food bank referrals in Fairbanks nearly quadrupled between 2012 and 2014. Most other places in Alaska saw less drastic increases, but Fairbanks wasn't alone, said Sue Brogan, of the United Way of Anchorage.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-09/food-pantry-referrals-jump
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...Service, 'Doggone it, you need a recovery plan,' " Mike Phillips, the fund's executive director, told The Associated Press.The Fish and Wildlife Service said the ranch served as an important location to prepare wolves for release in the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/susan-montoya-bryan/2015-05-18
Report: Alaska population down after 26 years of growth

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - An aging baby boomer population and a stagnate birthrate have caused Alaska's population to fall for the first time since the 1980s recession.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-12/report-alaska-population-down-after-
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Alaska is first phase of Arctic Ocean fiber optic project

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Marine surveying will start again this summer near Alaska's coastal communities in a wide-reaching effort to improve communications by laying a $700 million fiber-optic cable linking Europe and Asia through the Arctic Ocean. The Alaska Dispatch News reports lingering sea ice in Canada's Northwest Passage has caused project delays for cable-laying ships that don't have the ability to adjust course like transport ships do.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-11/alaska-is-first-phase-of-arctic-ocea
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Lt. Governor outlines state stake in British Columbia issues

...invited the province's minister of energy and mines, Bill Bennett, to visit Alaska. In an interview with The Associated Press, Bennett said he would like to take Mallott up on his offer, perhaps this summer.Concerns have been raised by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-11/lt-governor-outlines-state-stake-in-
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Nearly half of states expect to confront big budget gaps

...its healthiest since the Great Recession, a surprising trend is emerging among the states - large budget gaps. An Associated Press analysis of statehouse finances around the country shows that at least 22 states project shortfalls for the coming...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-09/nearly-half-of-states-expect-to-conf
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WASHINGTON - Bryce Harper hit three home runs in a game for the first time and had five RBIs, and the Washington Nationals beat Miami 7-5 Wednesday to take two of three from the Marlins for their third straight series win.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/the-associated-press/2015-05-06

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