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This just happened: Alaska’s warm winter
March 17, 2015
Jewell, Murkowski square off
The Interior Secretary and Alaskan Senator spar over money and the environment.
March 13, 2015
Keystone isn’t the only pipeline proposal out there
As XL languishes in political controversy, new pipeline projects gain ground in Canada and Alaska.
March 11, 2015
Canada’s mining boom spills into U.S. waters
How do you protect a river that begins in another country?
Feb. 10, 2015
Plunging oil prices are saving Alaskan ecosystems — for now
The new governor shelves controversial roads, dams and other developments.
Feb. 4, 2015
'I Am Alaskan'
The surprising diversity of the 49th state, through Brian Adams’ lens.
Feb. 2, 2015
Reading Murkowski’s tea leaves
As chair of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the senator from Alaska holds much sway over Western issues
Jan. 13, 2015
The Forest Service bets on second-growth logging in Alaska
But can timber still keep island communities in the Tongass afloat?
Jan. 6, 2015
New law protects Alaska Native women
The ability to prosecute domestic violence may be the first step toward creating Indian Country in Alaska.
Dec. 24, 2014
How Native Americans have shaped the year's biggest environmental debates
And how lawmakers can improve their record next year.
Dec. 17, 2014
Drilling the Arctic comes with a 75 percent chance of a large oil spill
Key findings from a new environmental analysis.
Dec. 10, 2014
Alaska’s energy labs
Hybrid technologies help distribute power in isolated communities.
Dec. 8, 2014
Solace at the end of Homer Spit
When I quit my job and joined a pilgrimage of heartbroken dreamers staggering toward Alaska.
Nov. 24, 2014
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