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Wreckage from plane crash flown to Juneau

...International Airport by helicopter early Monday so a federal agency can investigate the flight equipment, the National...too soon to address cause or possible causes."The federal agency is now heading the operation, a spokeswoman for the...
Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap

...ANCHORAGE - As Royal Dutch Shell PLC seeks permits for exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast, a federal agency has concluded the company underestimated risk the last time it moved drill rigs to Arctic waters.A National Transportation...
Federal regulators criticize HEA hydroelectric project

...necessary information, according to comments released by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the federal agency that licenses hydroelectric projects. In March the Grant Lake project's creator Kenai Hydro LLC, a wholly-owned...
State and federal agencies provide comment on HEA hydroelectric project

...missing necessary information, according to comments made by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), the federal agency that licenses hydroelectric projects, and other state and federal agencies. In March the Grant Lake project's...
Alaska not included in new federal emission-cutting rule

...system of emission reduction in Alaska, which has isolated infrastructures like Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Guam.The federal agency said it would determine how best to address emission standards for existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in those...
Judge finds Greenpeace USA in contempt, sets escalating fines for bridge protest

...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...
State releases over 4,000 email pages in National Guard case

...copied in to the note. Parnell has said Nizich went to the FBI when he heard about specific conduct in 2010, and the federal agency found no basis for criminal charges. The FBI has said it doesn't discuss pending or past investigations. Walker...

...use the ranch's pens for breeding and raising pups in the coming years.Despite the commission's decision, the federal agency said it has a responsibility to continue with wolf reintroduction.The program has been hampered by politics, illegal...
Voices of Alaska: Regulatory Fairness Act sets reasonable timeframe for EPA vetoes

What would Alaskans say if a federal agency retroactively vetoed permits for...Slope?What would we think if a federal agency unilaterally banned development...portion of ANWR? And what if a federal agency halted efforts to reopen the Nikiski...
Crashes in Alaska brought safety steps for tourism flights

JUNEAU - A federal agency installed weather cameras and took other steps in Alaska in recent years to aid the safety of sightseeing planes like the one that...


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