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  1. Alaska by the Numbers: Trans-Alaska pipeline's 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... future of the 49th state by moving more than 17 billion barrels of oil from the North Slope to waiting tankers in Valdez to date. 557,539 : Year to date average of barrels of oil moving through the pipeline in 2017 - up about 50,000 from last year ...

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  2. An Alaska roadhouse holds a century of history - but faces an uncertain futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... about my walk along the path of the trans-Alaska pipeline and thought it natural for someone who arrived on foot from Valdez to catch a bit of rest here. It happened so many times in the past. We are happy for the break. During a snowy, rainy, windy ...

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  3. The Last Frontier Theatre ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | APRN

    This years marks the 25th anniversary of one of the nation's premier theatre conferences and it's right here in Valdez, Alaska. The Last Frontier Theatre Conference started under the leadership of and has been led by conference coordinator Dawson Moore since 2003.

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  4. Wasilla Mayor Bert Cottle Part II: "No More Goofing Around-Pass The Budget"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KIMO

    In Part II of our sit down interview with Wasilla Mayor Bert Cottle, the experienced politician urges the 30th Alaska State Legislature to pass an appropriate budget. So far the only concrete piece of legislation the 30th Alaska State Legislature has passed is House Bill 159, which aims to battle the state's opioid epidemic.

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  5. Rika's Roadhouse provides a rest along the trans-Alaska pipeline trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Cora, the Lab/blue heeler mix, fetches a stick from the Tanana River, one-third of the way from Valdez to Prudhoe Bay.

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  6. UAF Hall of Fame class takes shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Vermont, transferred from North Country Community College in Sarnac Lake, New York. Desorcie, now a resident of Valdez, appeared in 21 games as a junior, compiling a 16-5-0 record, 620 saves, and a .903 saves percentage while helping the Nanooks ...

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  7. Lincoln's Parsons overcomes adversity to graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Post Register

    ... grade because of it). He said Jody, a Marine for six years, slipped down a path of hard drugs and eventually moved to Valdez, Alaska, to work and clean up. He said his parents divorced when he was a 5-year-old - effecting each sibling differently. ...

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  8. Improvements to outdoors gear have come a long way in 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... day. Back then, sometimes my backpack weighed 60 pounds. I'm trying to keep it half that weight now. I started from Valdez with a load of 32 pounds. Most of the reduction is because of clever people who have engineered lighter gear because consumers ...

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  9. The Explorers 2017: Long-term vision critical nowRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Petroleum News

    ... in ways unimaginable in 1977. Optimistic projections at the time the first tankers left the marine terminal in Valdez was that the boom would last, at best, 20 years and recover 9 billion barrels of oil. Through innovation and hard work, the oil and ...

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  10. Looking Back: May 26, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Lucas' first episode of the "Star Wars" franchise opened in theaters. Officials in charge of this summer's Exxon Valdez oil-spill cleanup are test-burning oily debris to see if it's feasible as a disposal technique. Most debris picked up on ...

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  11. Former Gov. Frank Murkowski pitches Alaska-Canada rail linkRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... One is to offload it in Interior Alaska at Delta Junction, treat it, ship it through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline to Valdez and, ultimately, Asian markets. Another option is to send it by rail to Port MacKenzie in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, which ...

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  12. Hea s back: Former Gov. Murkowski pitches Alaska-Canada rail linkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | APRN

    ... One is to offload it in Interior Alaska at Delta Junction, treat it, ship it through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline to Valdez and, ultimately, Asian markets. Another option is to send it by rail to Port MacKenzie in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, which ...

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  13. Looking back: May 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... organized will continue the work which was started about a year ago, on a scheme of triangulation extending from Valdez to Fairbanks and back to Anchorage. Triangulation is the process of establishing a network of stations or control points whose ...

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  14. The tourist's guide to navigating Alaska's legal marijuana marketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Marijuana is stocked on the shelves of Herbal Outfitters in Valdez on October 29, 2016. Summer is here, and that means tourists are descending on the state in search of mountain viewing, whale sightings, and sometimes, marijuana.

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  15. No, the Exxon Valdez oil spill did not bring Alaska out of recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Exxon Valdez spill workers wash oil from a beach on Smith Island, Prince William Sound, in May 1989. The Exxon Valdez oil spill in March 1989 killed untold numbers of wildlife and devastated the prized fisheries of Prince William Sound, but in coldhearted economic terms there was an upside.

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  16. Government surplus helped build AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... In the late 1890s and early 1900s, the U.S. Army built six posts in Alaska: at Nome, St. Michael, Tanana, Eagle, Valdez and Haines. It also constructed the Washington-Alaska Military Cable and Telegraph System (WAMCATS) to link the posts with each ...

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  17. The living quarters of Trans-Alaska Pipeline Pump Station 12, now unoccupied.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... pump station was quiet, its turbine engines no longer needed to push a smaller volume of crude oil down to the Valdez terminal. There were two heavy-equipment operators inside the compound moving snow with loaders, but there seemed to be no one in ...

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  18. Anchorage man convicted for 2nd time on federal child-porn charges gets 10-year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... his address, a violation of federal law. He remained at large for two months until he was arrested on Aug. 2 in Valdez by U.S. marshals. Assistant U.S. Attorney Audrey Renschen, who prosecuted Weed, said his line of work during before the 2016 case ...

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  19. Lots of quiet time in the Big LonelyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... pump station was quiet, its turbine engines no longer needed to push a smaller volume of crude oil down to the Valdez terminal. There were two heavy-equipment operators inside the compound moving snow with loaders, but there seemed to be no one in ...

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  20. Fire escapes burn barrel, destroys home near Copper CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... officials wrote. Trees and grass in the region haven't yet greened up, and a burn suspension was enacted for the Valdez and Copper River area following the fire. "The burn suspension prohibits debris burning and the use of burn barrels until ...

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