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Opinion: Offshore oil plan could be 'game over' for climate

July 25th 12:58 pm

New leasing program would commit U.S. to 40 years of carbon-intensive energy that world climate cannot afford

Unalaska Police Report

July 25th 12:52 pm

As told by Unalaska Police. Any charges reported in these statements are accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty.

Coast Guard commandant chosen to be U.S. Arctic ambassador

July 25th 12:43 pm

Fran Ulmer picked to serve as special advisor on Arctic issues

After quiet month, 4.55 quake rattles Noatak

July 25th 12:43 pm

Seismic stations turned off in Noatak and Kotzebue because of ongoing budget shortage

Maniilaq CEO reaches out for federal IHS funds up front

July 25th 12:42 pm

After a few months on the job, Maniilaq Association CEO Tim Schuerch said the organization is more financially stable now than it was when he started. However, delays in federal funding are causing headaches when it comes to running the facilities and [...]

15 Years Ago in the Arctic Sounder

July 25th 12:41 pm

Alyeska gives letter to workers

In Brief

July 25th 12:40 pm

First week of commercial fishing yields 76,000 chum salmon

Opinion: 'Fisher' falls short of creating gender equality in fishing industry

July 25th 12:40 pm

In this week's report on Alaska's fishing industry, fish columnist Laine Welch offered an off-the-dock response by those in the fishing industry about the use of the term "fisher" instead of fisherman.

Opinion: Alaska needs to wise up about reality of using federal transportation money

July 25th 12:39 pm

Alaska better think twice about mega road projects, because Uncle Sam won't be picking up the tab.

Opinion: Best TAPS solution is more oil in pipeline

July 25th 12:38 pm

At Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, we just successfully moved the 17 billionth barrel of oil through Trans-Alaska Pipeline System.

Opinion: Are we an owner state or a corporate colony?

July 25th 12:37 pm

Wally Hickel and Jay Hammond, two of Alaska's strongest and most beloved governors, fought each other politically for 25 years. W

Tracking salmon to their birth streams

July 25th 12:36 pm

Strontium is a trace element and mineral people use to make glow-in-the-dark paints and toothpaste for sensitive teeth. I

Swetzof, Baldwin medal at WEIO Games

July 25th 12:35 pm

Unalaska's Stan Swetzof and Noorvik's Kimberly Baldwin may live hundreds of miles apart in Western Alaska but that doesn't mean they don't have something in common.

High school athletes to begin preseason drills

July 25th 12:34 pm

Whalers to open 2014 season at home against Valdez Buccaneers

Bristol Bay sockeye run tops records

July 25th 12:17 pm

All eyes on Fraser River run, Russia as Bristol Bay catch reaches 28 million fish

Program responds to advancing vehicle technology

July 25th 12:17 pm

A tremendous number of what used to be fairly basic mechanical items are now being controlled by electrical and computer controlled systems.

Ilisaġvik celebrates partnership with ConocoPhillips

July 25th 12:13 pm

With their donation in 2014, ConocoPhillips' total giving to Iḷisaġvik College since 2001 has exceeded $1 million.

Who' done 'it

July 25th 12:13 pm

Barrow district court

North Slope Borough mayor urges unity in the Arctic

July 25th 11:04 am

Arctic leaders descend on Northwest Territories for Inuit Circumpolar Council assembly

North Slope Borough mayor urges unity in the Arctic

July 25th 10:59 am

Arctic leaders descend on Northwest Territories for Inuit Circumpolar Council assembly

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