30, Jul 2014 - Federal judge rules US agency wrongly listed bearded seals as a threatened species
JUNEAU, Alaska — A federal judge in Alaska has ruled that a federal agency improperly listed bearded seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
30, Jul 2014 - Anchorage, AK Ex-Coast Guard employee gets life for killing two others on Alaska base
By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - A former U.S. Coast Guard employee convicted of shooting two co-workers to death at a remote Kodiak Island communications station two years ago was sentenced to four consecutive life terms in prison on Tuesday, federal prosecutors said. A federal court jury in Anchorage found James Michael Wells, 63, guilty in late April of two counts of first-degree ...
30, Jul 2014 - Judge rules feds wrongly protecting bearded seals
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal judge in Alaska has ruled that a federal agency improperly listed bearded seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
30, Jul 2014 - Court rejects benefit denial in same-sex case
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Supreme Court has rejected the denial of survivor benefits to a woman whose same-sex partner was shot to death on the job in 2011.
30, Jul 2014 - Alaska Supreme Court says same-sex couples entitled to death benefits
By Steve Quinn JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) - Same-sex couples in Alaska should be eligible to receive death benefits when a partner dies despite a state ban on gay marriage, the Alaska Supreme Court ruled on Friday in its second decision in four months to favor granting benefits to gay couples. In ruling that a 1998 amendment to the state constitution forbidding same-sex marriage did not extend to ...
30, Jul 2014 - Judge rules feds wrongly protecting bearded seals - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A federal judge in Alaska has ruled that a federal agency improperly listed bearded seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
27, Jul 2014 - Judge asked to halt EPA action on Pebble
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A federal judge has been asked to block the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from continuing a process that could lead to the veto of the proposed Pebble Mine, pending the outcome of litigation.
26, Jul 2014 - Juneau, AK Alaska News Nightly: June 30, 2014
Proposed Army Cutbacks Could Impact Alaska Bases; Donlin Gold and the Kuskokwim Corporation Sign Long-Term Land-Use Deal; ANTHC Wins $153 Million Settlement; Spring Creek Prison Death Ruled Homicide; Human Remains Discovered On Adak; High Court Throws Out Petition Case; With HIV Cases On The Rise, Alaskans Consider New Tool For Prevention; Large Dredge Unlikely In Grantley Harbor This Season ...
05, Apr 2014 - Appeals court sides with Alaska on roadless rule
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A divided federal appeals court panel on Wednesday sided with the state of Alaska in reversing a decision that reinstated prohibitions on road-building and the harvesting of timber in the nation's largest national forest. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of ...
03, Apr 2014 - Petersburg Pilot -
JUNEAU (AP) — A divided federal appeals court panel has sided with the state of Alaska in reversing a decision that reinstated the roadless rule in the Tongass National Forest.
01, Apr 2014 - Photographer Court Leve captures massive flock of seagulls in Alaska
Court Leve, of California, snapped the aerial shots from a helicopter on his journey from Juneau to Cordova in Alaska.