Staggering numbers on Alaskan seafood industry

Just how important is Alaska’s seafood industry to the state? Check out this story. Some highlights: A report released Aug. 28 by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, and prepared by the McDowell Group, Inc., really gets to the bottom line on “The Economic Value of the Alaska Seafood Industry” with some surprising facts based on … Read more Staggering numbers on Alaskan seafood industry

Mining giant pulls out of Pebble Mine Project

Big news out of London. Anglo American mining company has backed out of its agreement with the Pebble Mine project.  The British company agreed to pay a $300 million “impairment charge” with its partner in the project, North American mining company Northern Dynasty Minerals. The joint operation was supposed to share the costs for the … Read more Mining giant pulls out of Pebble Mine Project