A collection of news and information related to Air Pollution published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 577 » View ktuu.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-49 Next >
Channel 2 NewsThe Municipality of Anchorage has crews out sweeping up gravel left over from the winter nearly 24-hours a day and crews could still on the streets for another eight weeks, according to Street Maintenance Foreman Paul Vanlandingham. He says...
Channel 2 NewsThe Fairbanks area is continuing to be plagued by air pollution despite relatively mild temperatures. Inversions occur when a layer of cold air is trapped below a layer of warm air. They normally occur in the Tanana Valley when it is colder, but...
Channel 2 NewsAs the sun warmed Anchorage Tuesday, January 15, it became obvious the unusual mid-winter temperatures have created a stir in the air. The Anchorage Health and Human Services Department issued an air quality advisory, which is something they say is...
Channel 2 NewsThe Department of Health and Human Services is canceling the air quality health advisory that was issued Tuesday, January 15. Staff from the Municipal Air Quality Program determined that particulate concentrations in the air have reached a level low...
Fairbanks area residents are again being warned about breathing the air. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner says wintertime air pollution has returned to the Fairbanks area because of lower temperatures and a strong inversion. Temperatures on Thursday...
Channel 2 NewsAs Shell Alaska looks to assessing damage to its recovered drilling rig the Kulluk, the Environmental Protection Agency announced recently the company violated several air quality permits during its operations in the Arctic last year. Two ships were the...
Channel 2 NewsA weekend lecture at the University of Alaska Fairbanks will focus on the chronic problems with air quality that winter brings to interior Alaska. UAF officials say professor Nicole Molders will speak at the free lecture that's scheduled for 2 p.m....
Channel 2 NewsThe Mat-Su Borough has issued a Halloween night air quality advisory for Palmer, Wasilla and Butte, with high winds making air quality in the region “unhealthy to hazardous.” Borough grants and planning coordinator Pamela Graham says the...
Matt Buxton, Fairbanks Daily-News MinerVoters in the Fairbanks North Star Borough have approved an initiative that bans borough officials from regulating air pollution from home heating devices, including hydronic heaters that burn wood. The decision strips the borough of enforcement...
Matt Buxton, Fairbanks Daily-News MinerFairbanks voters will get a chance this fall to decide whether the borough can regulate air pollution. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (http://is.gd/5cCfnA) says a group opposed to local regulation of air pollution is behind the Home Heating...
Channel 2 NewsAs spring snow melts continue, the dirt that is left behind can make spring a challenging season for some Alaskans. Air quality in Anchorage has been "moderate" for the past few days, posing a moderate health concern for people who may be unusually...
Tags: Asthma, Health, Allergies, Respiratory Disease, Symptoms
About 50 speakers voiced their opinions on the fire ring controversy Friday afternoon at Huntington Beach's council chambers. South Coast Air Quality Management District board member and Santa Ana Mayor Miguel Pulido sat next to Huntington Beach Mayor...
Apr 29, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Mar 14, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Jan 15, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Jan 16, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Dec 21, 2012 |Story| AP Alaska
Jan 11, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Jan 15, 2013 |Story| KTUU
Oct 31, 2012 |Story| KTUU
Oct 3, 2012 |Story| AP Alaska
Aug 1, 2012 |Story| AP Alaska
Apr 10, 2012 |Story| KTUU
May 17, 2013 |Story| Daily Pilot
Original site for Air Pollution topic gallery.