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  1. Mike Chenault looks forward to next legislative sessionRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | Peninsula Clarion

    Incumbent Speaker of the Alaska House of Representatives Mike Chenault (R-Nikiski) is the sole candidate running for District 29 with barely enough time to recover from the extensive recent legislative session. Heading into the next term, the only ...

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  2. Teen airlifted to Anchorage after crash near NikiskiRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A Kenai teenager was flown to Anchorage with serious injuries after a crash Thursday morning on the Kenai Spur Highway near Nikiski.

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  3. State proposes additional royalty oil sales to Petro StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... House Bill 373, which authorized a royalty-in-kind contract up to 25,000 barrels per day with Tesoro Corp. for its Nikiski refinery. The five-year contract with Tesoro, which passed the Legislature unanimously, is expected to net the state up to an ...

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  4. Pioneer Potluck: About letters from sisters and brother; About stories dad would tell over and overRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... of September. I can hardly wait! The Grannie Annie series is written by a 47 year resident of Alaska, Ann Berg of Nikiski.Ann shares her collections of recipes from family and friends. She has gathered recipes for more that 50 years. Some are her ...

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  5. Here's the $10 billion reason for the high cost of Alaska LNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... be a "giant CO2 recovery system," removing the carbon dioxide before the gas is shipped in an 800-mile pipeline to Nikiski. The plant to remove that carbon dioxide will be more than 100 feet tall, Butt said. That's taller than many buildings in ...

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  6. Refuge Notebook: The first step in solving invasive species problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... treatments to elodea, an extremely invasive and injurious aquatic plant, were completed in three lakes north of Nikiski by partners in the Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Area. Almost immediately after elodea was discovered in late 2012, ...

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  7. Want to be involved? Time to file for officeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... terms; two are for 3-year terms. Three Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly seats will be on the ballot, representing Nikiski, Soldotna, and Kasilof. Three Board of Education seats also are up for election, representing Kalifornsky, the East Peninsula, ...

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  8. Tesoro settlement resolves alleged Clean Air Act violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | KSKA

    As part of a settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Justice, the Tesoro refinery in Nikiski will spend millions of dollars to reduce emissions that are potentially harmful to public health and the environment. In a settlement agreement announced Monday, Tesoro and Par Hawaii Refining will pay fines and institute mitigation measures totaling $425 million to address pollution problems at six refineries.

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  9. Legislative working group could aim to resolve thorny problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | APRN

    ... time, any place," Gardner said. "I look forward to it. I think we need to do this." House Speaker Mike Chenault, a Nikiski Republican, said it would be important for a working group to consider how each geographic area of the state is affected by ...

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  10. Legislative working group could resolve thorny problemsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... time, any place," Gardner said. "I look forward to it. I think we need to do this." House Speaker Mike Chenault, a Nikiski Republican, said it would be important for a working group to consider how each geographic area of the state is affected by ...

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  11. Walker, legislators trying to reach understanding on Ak LNGRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... eats into the potential profits of the Alaska LNG Project. And the project's 800-mile pipeline from the Slope to Nikiski is a major cost that will always eat into its margins. It's also a major cost most competing LNG projects worldwide don't have ...

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  12. Walker attempts to correct the record on state-led Ak LNGRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... eats into the potential profits of the Alaska LNG Project. And the project's 800-mile pipeline from the Slope to Nikiski is a major cost that will always eat into its margins. It's also a major cost most competing LNG projects worldwide don't have ...

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  13. House adjourns unproductive special sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said the legislature already considered the Permanent Fund restructuring and tax increases that Gov. Bill Walker asked them to pass. "Staying here for another 30 days is not going to resolve the revenue issues before us," Chenault said.

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  14. House adjourns without a single hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... latest special session, the House has called it quits. Shortly after 2 p.m. Friday, House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, called for the end of the session during a rare floor speech, recognizing his chamber's inability to act on any of Gov. Bill ...

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  15. Agdc's Meyer: Ak LNG hinges on better relations with LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... eats into the potential profits of the Alaska LNG Project. And the project's 800-mile pipeline from the Slope to Nikiski is a major cost that will always eat into its margins. It's also a major cost most competing LNG projects worldwide don't have ...

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  16. Chenault says this is his last legislative session as House speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, says he's not planning to seek another term as his chamber's presiding officer after a record-setting eight years on the job. Chenault's disinterest in a fifth two-year term was widely suspected by political observers, but he hadn't previously made his intentions public.

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  17. Refuge Notebook: Coyotes prove adaptable on the Kenai PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... used by packs of wolves such as the Sterling Corridor and other human-dominated areas around Soldotna, Kenai and Nikiski and the Kenai River Flats where they are sometimes mistaken for wolves. Once while radio-tracking wolves from an aircraft, I ...

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  18. Alaska LNG Project water testing to occur in AugustRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    The project, a collaborative effort between ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil, BP and the state of Alaska to bring natural gas on the state's North Slope to market, has conducted geophysical and geotechnical work on the proposed site of its plant in Nikiski since 2013. As part of this year's approximately $230 million fieldwork season, the project engineers will drill test and observation wells on its property in Nikiski in preparation for water testing.

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  19. Gov. Walker: Budget reforms may not happen until after fall electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... tax and Permanent Fund legislation that Walker introduced for the special session. House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said Thursday that his chamber is considering whether to adjourn the special session in a floor session scheduled for Friday ...

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  20. Chenault: House asks Senate for joint session on overridesRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Homer News

    The Alaska House has asked the Senate to meet in joint session to consider potential overrides of vetoes made by Gov. Bill Walker, Speaker Mike Chenault said Wednesday. The Nikiski Republican said he sent a letter to Senate President Kevin Meyer asking for a joint session Friday.

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