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Is anyone listening to coal opposition?

...surrounding development of the Chuitna Coal Project by Pac Rim, the decision makers do not want to acknowledge the facts...find the Chuitna Basin unsuitable for coal mining and send Pac Rim back to Texas. Thus far in the process there has been...
Stronger laws needed to protect salmon

...healthy body! She doesn't need all her lung tissue! Let's take that! She'll get over it!" The representative from Pac-Rim reminded us that this hearing wasn't about the specifics of the project, just about the viability of the possibility...
Learn to spell ?Chakachamna?

Recent letters opposing Pac-Rim Coal mentioned alternative sources for the power needed to light our lives and industry. All Alaskans need to combine our efforts...
One pipeline good enough (Southcentral) AK. We have a very strong chip to play in the upcoming struggle to gain a spot in the ever changing PAC Rim energy market. That chip is we already have an oil pipeline! Face the facts a cross Canada route will double the life...
Former borough official sentenced in charity scam

...only ones awarded by Nuvuk -- prosecutors said Kesler received $40,000 from gaming proceeds through his business, Pac-Rim, which had a contract to manage the pull-tab operation. Kesler was charged in May 2000 with scheming to defraud and...
Lawsuit filed over Chuitna permits

...the proposed Chuitna coal project. Pac-Rim Coal LP, based in Delaware, has...temporary use permits granted to Pac-Rim. "There was water available for...come first," Shavelson said. The Pac-Rim project is still in the permitting...
Now is not the time to further endanger king returns

...why would we risk killing off the Chuit River by letting Pac Rim coal mine through 11 miles of salmon streams and dump mine waste water into it? Yes, that is what Pac Rim proposes to do, which would effectively kill our river...
Chuitna remains on list

...resident rainbow trout. Even though he says he's sure Pac Rim, the company behind the Chuitna coal mine, will tributary that would release the water. Even though Pac Rim is supposed to reconstruct the eliminated tributaries once...
Borough decision could have long-lasting negative effects

...federal regulatory changes in the way mining companies are allowed to work in and around salmon streams clears the way for Pac Rim to establish perhaps the most dangerous precedent ever facing our state's resources: active surface mining in a well-known...


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