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Shell president optimistic about Arctic offshore drilling

...Tuesday exploratory drilling off Alaska's northwest coast is going well despite stormy weather...opposition when we were in the Pacific Northwest."Odum said he's "110 percent ready...made on the first well off Alaska's northwest coast."We had a few days in the last...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-01/shell-president-optimistic-about-arc
News
Walrus leaving ice, coming ashore

...ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Pacific walrus have come ashore on the northwest coast of Alaska in what has become an annual sign of the effects...agency near Point Lay, an Inupiat Eskimo village 700 miles northwest of Anchorage and 300 miles southwest of Barrow. Walrus have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2015-08-27
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Feds allow Shell to drill for oil in Arctic Ocean

...it needs to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska's northwest coast for the first time in more than two decades.The Bureau...The Fennica reached the drill site 70 miles off Alaska's northwest coast on Aug. 11.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-17/feds-allow-shell-to-drill-for-oil-in
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What others say: Slaughter of two dozen animals for ivory a callous, cowardly act

An apparent slaughter of more than two dozen walruses on Alaska's northwest coast last week was enough to shock the conscience of any Alaskan. The Last Frontier has long been a land of plenty, and for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-07/what-others-say-slaughter-of-two-
Opinion
Clarence Sullivan

...Sully was born Feb. 16, 1925 in Vancouver, Washington, and grew up in Depression-era construction towns in the Pacific Northwest. He fibbed about his age and enlisted in the Navy at age 17, serving in the Pacific Theater through WWII. While working...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000176576460
Fred Klouda Sr.

...these years, Fred and Pat took their family on annual road trips in a camper Fred built himself, visiting the Yukon and Northwest Territories, as well as British Columbia. The children remember these trips fondly, as Fred instilled a love of the outdoors...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000176903373
Alaska appeals abortion funding decision

...those medically necessary.Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest sued the state over the law and regulation, and Superior...Jessica Cler, Alaska spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest, said the group was disappointed that the state was "defending...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-07/alaska-appeals-abortion-funding-deci
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Interior Department curbs future Arctic offshore drilling

...petroleum lease sales in U.S. Arctic waters that were scheduled for 2016 and 2017.Jewell said the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast and the Beaufort Sea off the state's north coast will not be included in the agency's next five-year lease sale...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-17/interior-department-curbs-future-arc
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Scientists link oil exposure to reduced survival of fish

...developed misshapen hearts."Metabolically, they're different," said John Incardona, a research toxicologist at the Northwest Fisheries Science Center in Seattle. "They can't grow as well. They can't swim as fast."The defects and subsequent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-08/scientists-link-oil-exposure-to-redu
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Outdoors club celebrates centennial

...called for hiking most of the east-west Boundary Trail 533, which includes sections of the Pacific Crest (PCT) and Pacific Northwest (PNWT) national scenic trails.The number of club members interested in the trek dwindled as family and job conflicts arose...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-20/outdoors-club-celebrates-centenn
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