By BECKY BOHRER Associated Press

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US to reevaluate review of Alaska petroleum reserve

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is expected to reevaluate a Trump-era environmental review that provided a basis for plans to open an additional roughly 6.8 million acres in...

EPA seeks to restart process that could restrict Alaska mine

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday it would seek to restart a process that could restrict mining in Alaska’s Bristol Bay region, which is renowned for its salmon...

Alaska House calls for $1,100 dividend; dispute over funds

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska House passed legislation Tuesday calling for an $1,100 dividend to residents but there are different interpretations as to whether much of the money that would be used...

Alaska lawmakers face crunch to pay checks from oil wealth

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska residents don’t know how much money they might get from the state’s oil wealth this year — or even when they might get the unique payout just for...

Effort to recall Alaska governor dropped after 2-year push

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The campaign aimed at recalling Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy said Wednesday it is ceasing that effort, with a gubernatorial election looming next year and the group short of the...

Alaska dividend size up for debate in legislative session

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy, faced with pressure from lawmakers, introduced a bill that would allow for payment of a dividend to residents this year. But it's unclear yet what...

Group releases recommendations for Alaska fiscal policy

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A comprehensive fiscal policy for Alaska "must be negotiated and agreed to as whole” and not taken up piecemeal, according to a report from a legislative working group that...

Oil check is a sticking point for Alaska special session

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The great guessing game heading into fall used to center on how big a check Alaska residents would get from the state’s oil wealth fund. This year, it's at...

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