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Putin is the key to Ukraine success with an IMF loan

...had been a lull in the war between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed Russian separatists in the key industrial and coal-mining region in the east of Ukraine. The Putin-friendly separatists and Ukrainian regular forces again engaged in heavy fighting...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-11/putin-is-the-key-to-ukraine-succe
Opinion
Voices of the Peninsula: What if we're wrong about salmon buffer zones?

...What about tree trimming for safety reasons? What about rebuilding structures already in the buffer? What about impacts on mining and oil and gas development? What about real estate values if buffers are in place and a major one was how do we know salmon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-20/voices-of-the-peninsula-what-if-w
Opinion
Roger Jay Tachik

...retired from Best Transit. Besides being a dedicated trapper, he fished commercially for halibut, and enjoyed placer-gold mining. For several years, Roger worked closely with Ray McNutt as a big-game guide in the Wrangell Mountains and eastern Alaska...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175109189
Judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

...EPA, petitioned by Alaska Native tribes and others to protect Bristol Bay, initiated a review that found that large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risks to salmon and Alaska Native cultures that rely on the fish.The agency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-28/judge-hears-motion-to-dismiss-suit-o
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Murkowski: Arctic issues about more than Alaska

...European Arctic, you have pretty robust economies, transportation and energy grids; you have resource development whether it is mining in Sweden or fisheries or oil and gas in Norway. On the other side of the pole, in Canada, the U.S. and Russia, it's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-06/murkowski-arctic-issues-about-more-t
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Judge to hear arguments in Pebble case against EPA

...subject of a long-running public relations and legal battleThe EPA released a report last year concluding that large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risk to salmon and could adversely affect Alaska Natives in the region, whose...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-27/judge-to-hear-arguments-in-pebble-ca
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Judge: Parts of lawsuit vs. EPA over Pebble Mine can proceed

...involved in providing input as EPA developed its Bristol Bay watershed assessment.The assessment concluded that large-scale mining in the watershed posed significant risk to salmon. The agency later initiated a rarely used process through which it ultimately...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-04/judge-parts-of-lawsuit-vs-epa-over-p
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Deep-water port proposed for vessels in Arctic waters

ANCHORAGE - A historic Alaska gold-mining city could be the first place where the federal government invests in a deep-water port to serve vessels in Arctic waters.The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-23/deep-water-port-proposed-for-vessels
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Mining should be taxed like oil industry

...industry paid around 5 percent. Coal mining also returns around 5 percent to the state...groundtruthtrekking.org/Issues/MetalsMining/Mining-Taxes-Revenue-Alaska.html) What...13 Clarion article about large-scale mining, Representative Dan Saddler is quoted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-02-28/mining-should-be-taxed-li
Letters
Poll: Most voters support ban on mining Bristol Bay

...ballot initiative that would prohibit mining in Bristol Bay, according to an opinion...tremendously when they were able to oppose mining in just that one area." Participants...were asked if they favored prohibiting mining in Bristol Bay, as opposed to previous...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-09-14
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