local | News | Land use | EnvironmentNorthwest News Network | Sept. 24, 2017 11:45 a.m.
Every weekday, 50 to 60 semi-trucks pull off the interstate at Arlington, Oregon, and head up to the Columbia Ridge Landfill with Portland's garbage. Seattle and Kitsap County's also goes there, but by train.
Pacific Ocean | Animals | Science | News | Water | EnvironmentAP | July 3, 2017 1:15 p.m. | Juneau, Alaska
Scientists are trying to figure out why strange sea creatures that resemble large pink thimbles are showing up on the coast of southeast Alaska.
Alaska Airlines is offering a charter flight over the Pacific Ocean this Aug. 21 that will allow select passengers to view the astronomical event from the sky.
local | News | EnvironmentAP | May 1, 2017 7:34 a.m. | Anchorage, Alaska
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.2 earthquake has rattled the corner of British Columbia, near the boundary with Alaska.
Transportation | local | NW Life | NewsOPB | July 16, 2016 3:23 p.m. | Ketchum, Idaho
Horizon Air, a subsidiary of Alaska Airlines, will offer a direct flight between the central Idaho resort city of Sun Valley and Portland, Oregon, starting this winter.
local | Transportation | NewsAP | May 11, 2016 11:14 a.m. | Portland
A passenger who authorities say forced an Alaska Airlines flight to be diverted after he didn't get a beer has pleaded not guilty in Portland, Oregon, to a charge of interfering with a flight crew.
Alaska Airlines executives sounded upbeat after their first meeting with antitrust regulators about Alaska's proposed acquisition of rival Virgin America.
Alaska Airlines says the deal will expand its route network to include 1,200 daily departures. The airline is currently the sixth-largest U.S. carrier by traffic and serves 90 destinations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Business | local | Transportation | NewsAP | March 2, 2016 3:46 p.m. | Seattle
In its application to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Alaska is requesting to operate two daily nonstop flights to Havana using a Boeing 737, which carries 181 passengers.
Business | local | Transportation | NewsNorthwest News Network | Oct. 22, 2015 3:45 p.m.
Seattle-based Alaska Airlines has fallen to worst among the U.S. mainline carriers for mishandled bags.
A federal agency announced plans Thursday for a more intense investigation into what caused the deaths of 30 large whales in the western Gulf of Alaska since May.
Nation | local | News | EnvironmentAP | Aug. 17, 2015 12:13 p.m. | Anchorage, Alaska
The federal government on Monday gave Royal Dutch Shell the final permit it needs to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean off Alaska's northwest coast for the first time in more than two decades.
Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct Tunnel project is more than a year behind schedule. As local frustration mounts, one engineering firm has a fresh idea that could mean good news for urban salmon recovery.
This Is Not A Silent Movie showcases four contemporary Alaska native artists. The exhibition is on display at the Museum of Contemporary Craft in Portland.