Iqaluit’s mayor won’t run for re-election this fall

Iqaluit’s mayor won’t run for re-election this fall

The mayor of Nunavut’s capital city will not run for re-election this fall.Madeleine Redfern, Iqaluit’s mayor and former executive director of the Qikiqtani Truth...
After 60 years in Alaska, BP announces sell-off and exit from state

After 60 years in Alaska, BP announces sell-off and exit from...

The oil giant that operates the anchor oil field on the North Slope in Alaska's Arctic is exiting the state and selling all of...
How a rock band helped bring about Greenland’s home rulevideo

How a rock band helped bring about Greenland’s home rule

On Monday, the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., featured a Greenlandic documentary as part of the Smithsonian Year of Music...
During Iceland visit, Pence plans to talk about Arctic ‘incursions’ by China, Russia: official

During Iceland visit, Pence plans to talk about Arctic ‘incursions’ by...

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence, in a visit to Iceland next week, will have talks about 'incursions' into the Arctic Circle by China...
In spotlight after Trump offer, Greenland sees chance for an economic win

In spotlight after Trump offer, Greenland sees chance for an economic...

COPENHAGEN — Greenland's leaders want to use global interest in the Arctic island aroused by President Donald Trump's eye-catching offer of a sale to...
Norway nuclear monitor backtracks on theory of second Arctic Russia blast

Norway nuclear monitor backtracks on theory of second Arctic Russia blast

OSLO (Reuters) - Reports of a second blast from a deadly Russian rocket engine test in the White Sea may be wrong, and the...
Russia test fires missiles from submarines in the Arctic Ocean

Russia test fires missiles from submarines in the Arctic Ocean

MOSCOW — Russia test-fired Sineva and Bulava ballistic missiles from two submarines from the polar region of the Arctic Ocean and from the Barents...
The Trump administration just pushed forward on two major Arctic Alaska development projects

The Trump administration just pushed forward on two major Arctic Alaska...

The Trump administration on Friday released documents that pushed two controversial Arctic Alaska projects — one a road, and the other an oilfield —...
Why President Trump’s idea to buy Greenland is not a joke in Denmark and Greenland

Why President Trump’s idea to buy Greenland is not a joke...

For more than a week, journalists and commentators across the world have been regarding U.S. President Donald Trump’s remarks that he may consider buying...
A top federal official working on Arctic refuge oil development is resigning

A top federal official working on Arctic refuge oil development is...

On Tuesday, Joe Balash, assistant secretary at the Department of the Interior, resigned from his position effective August 30. David Bernhardt, head of the...