Alaska

NOAA releases plan for Alaska endangered beluga whales

NCHORAGE, Alaska — A federal plan for the recovery of an endangered Alaska beluga whale calls for a reduction in threats of high concern while scientists try to pinpoint what has kept the population...

B.C., Alaska sign cross-border mining collaboration pact

Threat of mining disasters like Mount Polley prompts British Columbia has prompted the province and Alaska to sign an environmental protection pact.
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B.C. activists protest Shell oil drilling ship's movement through Inside Passage

Shell is transporting an oil−spill−containment vessel up B.C.’s coastline to Alaska, says Greenpeace

Vancouver tosses Greenpeace a 40th birthday party

Environmental activists return to their birthplace with a public party -- on their own "official" day.

Jessica Beagley's child abuse trial begins

In a room full of jurors, the video played. The internationally-seen footage of the Alaskan mother who squirted hot sauce in the boy's mouth for misbehaving at school was shown again yesterday during...

Caribou

En route to Jackson, Mississippi, I began a conversation with the man sitting next to me. I had noticed he was reading a gun magazine when the flight left Seattle. “A hunter,” I said to myself,...
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