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Borough decision could have long-lasting negative effects

Recent developments involving the proposed Chuitna coal mine should have many Kenai Peninsula residents concerned...and trout. If our borough leadership is eying the Chuitna coal mine as a source of potential income for the peninsula...
Central Peninsula speaks out against HB77

...individuals or non-government groups to muck up larger mining company permits, such as the Pebble Mine project and the Chuitna Coal Mine on the west side of Cook Inlet. Under current state law, private individuals, organizations, and government agencies...
Mine toxin effects discussed

With potential development of the Pebble gold and copper mine and the Chuitna coal mine looming, a great deal of information has been disseminated throughut the community. A presentation tonight figures to add to...
Assembly approves Ladd Landing option extension extension of an option to lease Ladd Landing on Cook Inlet?s west side to investors in the proposed Chuitna Coal Mine project. Richard Bass, William Herbert Hunt and the William Herbert Hunt Trust Estate have held the option to...
'Speak out' against Chuitna

...personal use dipnetting depends on Alaskans insisting the state protect all salmon rivers and streams.PacRim Coal's Chuitna Coal Mine will dig a 350-foot deep hole across 11 miles of Middle Creek, a salmon stream on the other side of Cook Inlet...
Coal-to-liquid project pitched

...about the project at a joint lunch on Wednesday. The project would take coal -- likely from either the proposed Chuitna coal mine or a Usibelli development -- and turn it into jet and other fuels using a proprietary process that McClellan said...
Mine risks forum slated

...and their effects on people and fish, with respect to the proposed Pebble gold-copper-molybdenum mine and the Chuitna coal mine projects. Each would impact Cook Inlet air and watersheds. Carol Ann Woody, who recently left a position with...
Little whale faces big business

...barge transportation up and down the inlet, shore development and plans for a dock to be built to serve the proposed Chuitna coal mine near Tyonek. "The state's position is they're not a distinct species, the beluga population is increasing...
Chuitna remains on list

...well as an abundance of resident rainbow trout. Even though he says he's sure Pac Rim, the company behind the Chuitna coal mine, will take safeguards to protect the watershed, he also says a coal mine and a wild salmon river doesn't mix...
Borough seeks millions from feds

...Authority to develop a commercially viable spur. The draft priority list also notes borough support for developing the Chuitna Coal Mine, saying that if it were eventually sanctioned, it would generate several hundred construction and operational jobs...


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