With David Bernhardt at the helm, the Department of the Interior has been one disaster after another, tribes and their advocates assert.
Alaska Natives who are on opposite sides of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge are testifying on Capitol Hill.
A bill to block energy development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge exposes a long-running divide among Native peoples in Alaska.
The Trump era hasn't been the greatest for tribes in the lower 48 but it's been a different story for one wealthy Alaska Native corporation.
The Trump administration's Alaska agenda is moving forward as Indian Country awaits the arrival of Tara Sweeney in Washington, D.C.
More than 18 months into the Trump administration, the Bureau of Indian Affairs finally has a new leader and it's a historic choice.
Tribal leaders are seeking quick action on the Trump administration's nominee to lead the Bureau of Indian Affairs amid questions about an issue far from the lower 48 states.
Tribes might finally see a new advocate in their corner as they seek to hold the Trump administration accountable for the treaty and the trust relationship.
Tara Sweeney, the Trump administration's nominee to lead the Bureau of Indian Affairs, is finally getting her day on Capitol Hill.
Leaders of the Gwich’in Nation and the Inupiaq Tribe led a 'pray-in' at the U.S. Capitol on December 6, urging lawmakers to drop Arctic oil drilling from the federal tax bill.
So many of our tribal citizens are the low end when it comes to earning. This bill does nothing to lighten that tax load.
Alaska Native corporations and their shareholders stand to gain from energy development of their own lands within the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Alaska Natives remain as divided as ever as Republicans revive one of the most controversial policy debates in history: drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Alaska Natives will be front and center at a hearing on energy development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Alaska Native corporations stand to benefit from development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge but the Gwich'in people strongly oppose oil and gas development.
Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge requires Congressional approval and remains controversial among Alaska Natives.
The Republican presidential candidate is the first to call for equal treatment of tribes and states when it comes to their energy resources.
Rep. Ben Nageak (D) is reported to be in stable condition at a hospital in Juneau.
The leader of the Interior Department visited to Native villages and met with the Alaska Federation of Natives on her two-day trip.
The presence of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell appears to have heightened interest in AFN's winter retreat.
As a mother, I am acutely aware of the conditions we must maintain from womb to birth to ensure the health of mother and child and also that birthing space is sacred.
This is the Climate Moment. A possible turning point.
Wilderness designation is the highest level of protection the government can confer on public land. It would bar commercial development of any kind.
The proposal drew immediate condemnation from the state's Congressional delegation.
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will make her first trip to Alaska this week and will meet with residents of a Native village.
Princess Lucaj, the executive director of the Gwich'in Steering Committee, discusses why drilling should not be allowed in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
The state of Alaska was joined by an Alaska Native corporation executive in pressing the Obama administration to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to exploratory development. Gov. Sean Parnell...
The Obama administration won't support development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska, a White House adviser said on Tuesday. President Barack Obama has called his energy policy an...
The Republican-controlled House voted 237-187 to approve H.R.3408, the Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act, on Thursday. The bill forces approval...
"Maybe we're jaded. We've seen our Rep. Don Young in action so many times that when he plays Alaska's homespun champion and a bully to boot, it just doesn't "go...
"Say this for Congressman Don Young: He is thoroughly predictable and, on energy and environmental matters, almost always wrong. For the last 38-plus years, Mr. Young, Republican of Alaska, has...
"This year is the 50th anniversary of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, and today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking the people of Anchorage about a new management...