North Slope

After plummeting this spring, low oil prices show no signs of rising. What does that mean for Alaska?

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As COVID-19 spikes on North Slope, mayor orders Utqiagvik to hunker down

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Trump administration finalizes plan for oil drilling in Arctic Refuge

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