Archive of: Alaska Politics

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June Issue 5 2014

Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit

A lawsuit over a key federal permit is still in court, but ConocoPhillips isn’t slowing down on its construction of CD-5, a small satellite oil deposit near the Alpine oil field on the North Slope.

Alaska senators take another crack at restoring J-1 program June Issue 5 2014

Alaska senators take another crack at restoring J-1 program

A few processing plants are finding themselves shorthanded as salmon catches increase around the state, but an item in pending U.S. Senate legislation could make it easier to fill vacant positions next summer.