| May 17, 2011
| 11:10 AM
The planners of the Denali natural gas pipeline project announced an end Tuesday to their quest to build a large-diameter gas line to the Lower 48.
"Denali is ending its efforts because of a lack of customer support," said Denali's president, Bud...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:49 PM
A polar cub is gaining weight and getting healthy at the Alaska Zoo after oil field workers discovered her abandoned on Alaska's North Slope earlier this month. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service credits her survival to the keen eyes of oil field workers,...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 2:12 PM
Sarah Palin had a tough relationship with members of her home state congressional delegation, as she did with many other public officials.
E-mail exchanges between then-Gov. Palin and the head of her Washington office, John Katz, often have "Palin...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 12:38 PM
President Obama on Tuesday signed an executive order creating an interagency working group to coordinate energy development in Alaska.
Interior Department Deputy Secretary David Hayes will chair the high-level group.
Hayes says on the White House blog...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Alaska’s congressional delegation introduced legislation Wednesday to repeal application of the U.S. Forest Service’s “roadless rule” to the state. The rule, dating back to the Clinton administration, bans most road construction or...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:46 PM
All three members of Alaska's U.S. congressional delegation received packages containing a suspicious powder Monday. FBI spokesperson Eric Gonzalez described the powder sent to the offices as "non-threatening concrete material" Monday evening, saying...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 5:51 PM
Congressman Don Young is being recognized with a rather unflattering distinction -- The New York Times dug through the attendance records of members of Congress, and found that Young missed a significant chunk of votes during his latest term in office....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:33 PM
A Rice University professor forgot he wasn’t in charge of his classroom when he challenged an Alaska congressman for referring to him by the wrong name.
During a House committee hearing on drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Reserve, Rep. Don...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 11:19 PM
Alaskans honored a late U.S. senator considered a legend in the state on Saturday, the first official Ted Stevens Day.
After Stevens died last August in a plane crash near Dillingham, the state Legislature unanimously passed a measure to devote a day...
| Sep 2, 2008
| 4:24 PM
by Frank James Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin apparently likes a good earmark as much as most other politicians. The watchdog group Taxpayers for Common Sense found that when Palin was mayor of little old Wasilla, Alaska she hired a well-connected......
| Sep 25, 2008
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva Newsbreak: Sarah Palin answered questions today. On this "suspended'' day of John McCain's presidential campaign, running mate Sarah Palin took a 20-minute tour of the "Tribute WTC 9/11" museum in New York, took in a firefighters memorial,.....