Rural Alaska

Arctic Slope Regional Corp.'s total contributions to a Native corporation revenue sharing program required by the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971 topped $1 billion for the first time.Jeannette Lee Falsey
Lawmakers are looking to cut funding for a popular $180,000 program that supports schools, farmers and healthier eating in Alaska. But there's hope the federal government will help it survive at least another year.Alex DeMarban
Alaska State Troopers said they've recovered the body of a man who's been missing for more than a month in Southwest Alaska.Megan Edge
A series of new studies indicates polar bear diets are changing to include land-based foods as sea ice diminishes -- but those foods aren't abundant enough, nor of the right kind, to sustain the bears.Yereth Rosen
A federal judge says the group behind the proposed Pebble Mine can serve a subpoena on an Internet services provider to preserve emails from a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employee and an attorney who has represented Pebble critics.Associated Press
As a Canadian decision to close the border at night between the Southeast Alaska community of Hyder and the British Columbia town of Stewart goes into effect tonight, residents were planning a morning protest.Laurel Andrews
After regulators completed a second remedial study of environmental impacts that were supposed to be evaluated before exploration rights were auctioned off, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell ruled that the Chukchi Sea lease sale held seven years ago will stand.Yereth Rosen
The old Swanson’s grocery store in Bethel will become the new-old Swanson’s, or at least that’s what people are calling it for now.Lisa Demer
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