- Treadwell not seeking Arctic representative post Updated: Mar-08-14 3:54 pm
- Senate candidates weigh in on Arctic issues Updated: Feb-22-14 1:46 pm
- Artifact from 1884 Arctic rescue at Conn. museum Updated: Feb-22-14 11:08 am
- World had 4th warmest January as eastern US froze Updated: Feb-20-14 1:15 pm
- Murkowski wants empowered Arctic representative Updated: Feb-20-14 7:04 am
- State Department plans Arctic representative Updated: Feb-14-14 6:57 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell says he hopes an Alaskan is chosen to serve as the U.S. Arctic representative. But he says he isn't seeking the job.
JUNEAU, Alaska - In the lead-up to this year's elections, The Associated Press plans to publish an occasional list featuring the positions of the highest-profile Alaska U.S. Senate candidates on different issues.
BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut - A reindeer-skin sleeping bag from a 19th century polar rescue expedition, an artifact from an era in which men - toiling through starvation, frostbite and other tribulations - pushed the boundaries of the known Earth ever-farther north, has been rediscovered and displayed at the Barnum Museum.
WASHINGTON - The globe cozied up to the fourth warmest January on record this year, essentially leaving just the eastern half of the United States out in the cold.
JUNEAU, Alaska - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she wants to ensure the country's Arctic representative isn't relegated to the "kids' table."
JUNEAU, Alaska - The U.S. State Department plans to create an Arctic representative position to highlight the growing importance of that region.