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Judge: Parts of lawsuit vs. EPA over Pebble Mine can proceed

...decided to allow portions of a lawsuit brought against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency by the group behind the Pebble Mine project to proceed.In its lawsuit, Pebble Limited Partnership alleged that the EPA violated federal law by establishing...
Study says Pebble Mine would impact Alaska's economy considerably

A May 2013 report commissioned by the Pebble Limited Partnership indicates that the proposed Pebble Mine would have a substantial effect on Alaska's economy. The partnership considers the Pebble deposit to be one of the largest of...
Pebble Mine ... risk versus reward

When it comes to the Pebble Mine project, most Alaskans are firmly...lens through which to examine the Pebble Mine idea. This summer we saw our in the future. However, if Pebble Mine goes wrong, if dams built to hold...
Judge to hear arguments in Pebble case against EPA

...Environmental Protection Agency worked with critics of the proposed Pebble Mine with a predetermined goal to block the project.The lawsuit was...transparent and inclusive of all views, including for proponents of the Pebble Mine," the agency said.
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

...while a lawsuit is pending, must stop all work related to a process that could restrict or prohibit development of the Pebble Mine, a federal judge says.The action comes after U.S. District Judge H. Russel Holland last month restrained the...
Alaska high court: Local mining initiative unenforceable

...litigation over the initiative passed by Lake and Peninsula Borough voters in 2011.The initiative was aimed at the Pebble mine project and the potential development of the massive gold and copper prospect near the headwaters of a world-class...
Salmonfest casts a wider net

...cast a little lighter net," this time around, Stearns said. Instead of halting development of the Bristol Bay Pebble Mine, the new target is preservation of salmon species statewide, he said.The festival's overarching focus on habitat...
Salmonfest vendors educate despite low Friday attendance

...people are generally receptive and willing to listen. The group seeks to inform people about a proposed mine through Pebble Mine Partnership that would be placed in Bristol Bay near the headwaters of some of Alaska's wild-salmon rivers. "Our...
Senator speaks out against Pebble Mine

...has come out against the proposed Pebble Mine, calling the massive (have) proven the proposed Pebble Mine cannot be developed safely in the...about the impact of the proposed Pebble Mine on fisheries. The agency released...
Rio Tinto to give away Pebble Mine project shares

...s) opposition to the proposed Pebble mine has not changed," Bristol Bay...Metrokin said in a statement.The Pebble Mine project - a massive gold-and-copper...approve a permit for the proposed Pebble Mine project.Rio Tinto said its interest...


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