British Columbia Mines Minister Bill Bennett says tailings dams can be a safe part of his province's mines.
The state ferry system will soon charge more for canceling reservations. Fee increases begin Oct. 1, the same day the winter ferry schedule begins.
British Columbia officials travel to Southeast Alaska Aug. 24-27 to discuss concerns about transboundary mines.
The Walker-Mallott administration has nominated Tlingit civil-rights leader Elizabeth Wanamaker Peratrovich to be on the new $10 bill.
Seven major cruise lines face penalties for polluting the air while sailing Alaska waters. The state has issued 18 notices of violation involving 48 instances.
Construction of another mine near a river that flows into Alaska could start this month. But the Brucejack project is sparking fewer concerns on this side of the border.
Southeast Alaska community leaders hope to restore some ferry sailings cut due to state budget reductions.
British Columbia officials say Pacific Booker Minerals has not proved it can keep toxic water out of nearby waterways. The developer says it has.
Sealaska shareholders have returned five incumbents to the regional Native corporation’s 13-member board of directors.
A Canadian mining company says it’s found richer deposits of gold and copper ore at its controversial KSM project.