George Ahmaogak, a former mayor of Alaska's North Slope Borough, is running again in October. He is shown at his home in Barrow, Alaska. (Erika Bolstad/MCT)
George Ahmaogak, a former mayor of Alaska's North Slope Borough, is running again in October. He is shown at his home in Barrow, Alaska. (Erika Bolstad/MCT) Erika Bolstad / MCT
George Ahmaogak, a former mayor of Alaska's North Slope Borough, is running again in October. He is shown at his home in Barrow, Alaska. (Erika Bolstad/MCT) Erika Bolstad / MCT

In Alaska area, fear, not favor, greets offshore drilling talk

September 21, 2008 6:00 AM