Ravenna Koenig, Alaska's Energy Desk - Fairbanks


Work starts on oil exploration project in Arctic federal waters

It’s the first oil exploration project to take place in Arctic federal waters since Shell discontinued their efforts in 2015. Listen now

Disaster declared for North Slope Borough damage from fall storm

It's the second time in three years that the North Slope Borough has received a disaster declaration for a winter storm. Listen now

Alaska’s only tribal college will waive tuition for Alaska Native students

The ultimate goal of the waiver program is to encourage more Alaska Native students to finish their associate degrees and go on to get their bachelor’s. Listen now

High temperatures in Utqiaġvik confuse NOAA algorithm

This November in Utqiaġvik was the hottest on record, averaging 17.2°F. It was so warm that NOAA's quality control algorithms flagged the data. Listen now