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Feds lift suspensions for Chuckchi Sea lease sale

Interior Department officials on March 31 issued a record of decision lifting suspensions on Chukchi Sea Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas lease sale 193, and the remaining oil and gas leases issued in 2008 as a result of the sale. The announcement from Interior Secretary Sally Jewell clears the way for Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to begin formal review of a company's exploration plan for the Chukchi Sea.
 
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Community

Spring hoops camps

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Winter rescue

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Morning music fundraising campaign 

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Amazing aspirations at Boston Seafood Show

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Wireless communications

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News

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COMFISH 2015

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