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Voices of Alaska: Time for a peace treaty between Alaska and its Tribes

...crisis has been the focus of numerous Federal and State blue ribbon commissions and...Interior to have their lands placed under federal ownership with powerful trust protections...Following an internal review of the Federal Court's decision and the Alaska exclusion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-30/voices-of-alaska-time-for-a-peace
Opinion

...With AP Photos.FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady took the fight over his "Deflategate" suspension to social media and federal court Wednesday, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl MVP, saying "I was wrong...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-07-29
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

...Alaska can understand and respect that."Shell's two drilling vessels are in the Chukchi Sea and ready to drill, Shell and federal agency sources said July 29.Shell has permission to drill "top holes," or the upper parts of wells that do not penetrate...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-30/judge-finds-greenpeace-usa-in-contem
News
Kenai gillnet plan denied; subsistence board rejects request to remove manager

...won't see the water this season, with the Federal Subsistence Board standing behind the federal in-season manager who has roused the ire...closed subsistence chinook harvest in the federal waters of the Kenai River. Ninilchik Tribal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-28/kenai-gillnet-plan-denied-subsistenc
News

SAN FRANCISCO - A federal appeals court Monday upheld a California...conflict with a 19th century law that gives federal officials authority to manage shark fishing...the shark fin law conflicted with the federal law intended to manage shark fishing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sudhin-thanawala/2015-07-27

...offshore wind farm, a milestone that federal and state officials say will help the...have been setbacks, Jewell said the federal government has now sold nine leases for offshore wind projects in federal waters. The government is poised to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jennifer-mcdermott/2015-07-27
Congressional action needed on Sterling Highway

...It is time to prevent more deaths at Cooper Landing. Join me in writing our Federal delegation. Here is my letter. Senator, The US Forest Service and The Federal Highway Department is morally responsible for the death of a 15-year-old...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-28/congressional-action-need
Letters

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers voted to keep interest rates unchanged and gave no indication that a rate rise was imminent. A modest rebound...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/ken-sweet/2015-07-29
Walker discusses Medicaid expansion decision

...that end.Walker announced this month his intention to accept federal money to expand Medicaid, calling the move his "final option...Audit Committee for review plans to accept and spend additional federal or other program funds. Even if the committee disagrees with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-28/walker-discusses-medicaid-expansion-
News
What others say: Expanding a broken system

...cuts generated a corresponding loss of federal matching funds for a total reduction of...will not be 100 percent paid for by the federal government.Well aware of the existing...because the state has to reimburse the federal government for erroneous Medicaid payments...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-27/what-others-say-expanding-a-broke
Opinion

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