The case of John Sturgeon versus the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior is strikingly important with regard to the sovereignty of the state of Alaska. The lawsuit brought by Mr.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A request to get the declining population of wolves on Prince of Wales Island an emergency listing on the Endangered Species List has been denied. The assistant regional director of the U.S.
Many Alaskans take advantage of the wild berries that grow across the state every summer and fall. However, finding them has always been the challenge, which may be becoming more challenging. A recent study published by the U.S.
After passing a landmark gas pipeline deal, the Alaska House approved a formal complaint against the Obama administration's decision to cancel oil and gas lease sales in the Arctic.
...finally been made right. Alaskans everywhere - from Ketchikan to Kaktovik - celebrated to the news when U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell signed the name change from Mount McKinley to Denali.Meanwhile, politicians in Ohio...
Native peoples throughout the world experience disproportionate levels of violence, the list includes suicide, homicide, sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse.
Friday, 4 p.m.: Crews working on the Card Street fire will move into a new stage of firefighting over the weekend. Public Information Officer Sarah Foster said the fire is still 40 percent contained and 8,876 acres in size.
...Drill, baby drill!"That's the punchline. You already know the joke.This week, President Obama and the Department of the Interior upheld a 2008 Arctic lease sale, allowing Royal Dutch Shell to return to exploratory oil drilling in the Chukchi...
Two recent letters to the editor printed in the Peninsula Clarion got my attention. On Wednesday, you printed a letter from Don Johnson critical of the Alaska Board of Fisheries, suggesting that recent appointees have not been "intelligent and good Alaskans," and have a "special/conflict of interest."
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A country's national animal is often an iconic image of the country, its people and their way of life. In the United States, it's the bald eagle, which is described as majestic and legendary.
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