Sunday, July 21, 2024

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Fish Factor: Trump’s seafood tariffs are impacting Alaska

More seafood tariffs in President Donald Trump’s trade war with China are hitting Alaska coming and going. On July 6 the first 25 percent tax...

ASMI to comment on impact of proposed tariffs

Board members of the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute are keeping watch on the trade war between the U.S. and China and plan to submit...

Track now where public officials stand on offshore drilling

A new digital tool launched by the National Resources Defense Council allows users to track public officials nationwide on where they stand on offshore...

Senators say keep families together

A bipartisan group of senators is calling for the Trump administration to work with the faith community to reunite families separated at the order,...

Trade war impacts seafood going to and from China

Trump’s trade war now includes tariffs on seafood going to and from China. China is Alaska’s biggest seafood buyer purchasing 54 percent of Alaska seafood...

Fish Factor: China’s new tariff on seafood raises concerns

Shockwaves rocked the Alaska seafood industry when China announced on June 15 that it will add an additional 25 percent tariff on seafood imports...

Murkowski: end cruel, tragic separation of families

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, have joined the growing cry in Congress and beyond for an end of the forced...

Hunting, trapping changes proposed in national preserves

Federally proposed changes in sport hunting and trapping in Alaska’s national preserves that would allow bear baiting and trapping and trapping wolves during denning...

Arctic Refuge defense draws investor support

Institutional investors with $2.52 trillion in assets have joined with the Gwich’in people of Alaska’s Interior in opposing drilling for oil and gas in...

Murkowski pushes for more icebreakers

A push for additional icebreakers to protect Alaska’s border continues in Congress, to assure about $1 billion for what will be the first new...