PETERSBURG, ALASKA The U.S. Forest Service says a proposal for a large timber sale on Etolin Island near Wrangell will provide a needed boost to the region’s timber industry. However, the Navy Timber Sale has drawn mixed reactions from industry representatives, along with a wide array of concerns from environmental groups as well as state agencies.
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Jan. 6 Committee Hearings
The House select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has held eight public hearings. Each video recording is available here - Next scheduled for September.