Valdez Newswire (Page 6)

Valdez Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Canadian company seeks to ship oil sands crude through trans-Alaska pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... a specially built rail line to Delta Junction. From there it would be treated to enter the trans-Alaska pipeline to Valdez. Vickers said the $35 million project got new life when the Alberta government funded a preliminary study for almost $2 ...

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  2. Canadian company seeks building railroad linking with Trans-Alaska PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | APRN

    ... rail line and take it to Delta Junction. From there it would be treated to enter the trans-Alaska pipeline to head to Valdez. Vickers said the 35 million dollar project got new life when the Alberta Government funded a preliminary study for almost ...

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  3. Hillary Clinton takes first Alaska questions -- from an Anchorage pop radio stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Clinton referenced her experiences in Alaska, saying she came to the state in 1969 to work the salmon "slime line" in Valdez. "And think about this," she said as she signed off from the interview, "I'm the only candidate who's ever actually worked ...

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  4. Plan to replace tanker escort in Prince William Sound raises concerns in ValdezRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Navy Mechanized Landing Craft anchored along the shoreline as Navy and civilian personnel position hoses during the Exxon Valdez oil spill clean-up on Smith Island in Prince William Sound, March 24, 1989. Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, which runs the trans-Alaska Pipeline, is splitting with its longtime provider of oil spill prevention and response services in Prince William Sound.

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  5. Looking Back: March 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... of long-term investment in the oil patch. State officials in Alaska have declared defeat in the cleanup of the Exxon Valdez oil spill and plan to leave oil buried in Alaska beaches after quitting work this summer. "In terms of a really big oil ...

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  6. Alyeska Pipeline chose not to renew Crowley contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... according to a statement from Crowley. The Ship Escort/Response Vessel System was created following the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989 and revelations that Alyeska's own oil-spill response equipment was hopelessly inadequate. The valuable contract ...

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  7. Here comes the 'Pain': Shane McConkey tribute set for Saturday at SquawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Sierra Sun

    ... band Shotgun Wedding, and a live and silent auction with eye-popping items, such as five days of helicopter skiing in Valdez, Alaska. Proceeds from the weekend will benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation, Sierra Avalanche Center, The Shane McConkey ...

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  8. Oil Prices Rise on Producers' Plan to Discuss Output LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Fox News

    A field of 14 storage tanks that each hold 510,000bbls of oil can be seen at the Trans-Alaska Pipeline Marine Terminal in Valdez, Alaska on August 8, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson Oil prices are rising following reports major producers will meet next month to discuss output limits and industry data indicating a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. crude inventories.

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  9. Monroe Rams to be No. 2 seed in Class 3ARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... through March 26. The Rams, who earned the Aurora Conference's second berth in the state tournament with a win over Valdez on Saturday in the conference tournament, take on Bethel in the first round at 11:45 a.m. March 24. The Delta Junction ...

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  10. Delta boys, Valdez girls capture Aurora Conference basketball titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... the Class 3A state tournament on March 24-26 in the Alaska Airlines Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The Valdez Buccaneers, sparked by a fourth-quarter rally, captured their second Aurora Tournament title in as many years with a 34-30 ...

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  11. Longtime provider of oil tanker escorts in Prince William Sound is stepping asideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A maritime company that for at least two decades has provided tugboats to escort loaded oil tankers out of Prince William Sound, is no longer competing for the contract to provide that service, causing alarm among observers who don't want a repeat of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill. With Florida-based Crowley Marine out of the running for the contract, at least one candidate remains: Edison Chouest, the company whose tug, the 360-foot Aiviq, towed Shell's drilling rig Kulluk before lines snapped and the rig wrecked off the Alaska coast in late 2012.

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  12. Despite myths, 'Alaska's Skyboys' takes a measured look at pilots of the northRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... region, Ringsmuth writes of their exploits in the Wrangell, Chugach and St. Elias mountain ranges and the towns of Valdez and Cordova. By her own admission, this is only a small geographic part of the Alaska aviation story, but it is a critical one, ...

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  13. TAPS value settled at $8B for 5 yearsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | Homer News

    ... tax years 2007 through 2015, the North Slope Borough will repay the state nearly $7.6 million and the City of Valdez will pay $7.3 million back to the State of Alaska for prior tax payments the state believes were in excess of the statutory cap on ...

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  14. Plan for Southeast alternative fuel revived with propaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... by Alaska Intrastate Gas Co. would start in Cordova with infrastructure buildout in 2016 and then move to Juneau, Valdez and Ketchikan. Residents of the communities planned for gas development could see fuel cost savings of up to 30 percent from a ...

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  15. Monroe boys, Valdez girls top seeds in Aurora tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The Monroe Catholic boys and Valdez girls will be the top seeds and have first round byes when the Aurora Conference Basketball Tournament gets underway on Thursday.

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  16. Scientists think Gulf of Alaska seabird die-off is biggest ever recordedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... by crews conducting extensive beach searches in the four months after the tanker grounding, according to the Exxon Valdez Trustee Council , the federal-state panel that administers funds paid to settle spill-related claims for natural-resource ...

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  17. Settlements set pipeline value at $8 billion for taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Alaska Journal of Commerce reports the North Slope Borough announced March 1 that two settlement agreements set the pipeline's value through 2020. Valdez and the North Slope and Fairbanks North Star boroughs have been litigating over the pipeline's value and tax rates for years.

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  18. First Lady's Volunteer Awards: A time to recognize all that is good in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    I met Bella Hammond when she came to Valdez in the 1970s to present a First Lady Volunteer Award. That was the inception of the volunteer recognition initiative Mrs. Hammond started that has now carried on through the decades.

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  19. Study makes case for Alberta-Alaska rail link to carry bitumen, mineralsRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | Petroleum News

    A joint universities-corporate pre-feasibility study has injected fresh life into prospects of a railway to carry land-locked oil sands bitumen and petroleum products from Alberta to the Port of Valdez.

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  20. First oil flows from Alaska reserve set aside in '23Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... up goes back to Alpine for processing, and then is sent 800 miles down the trans-Alaska pipeline for shipment out of Valdez. The oil is being drilled on surface land which is owned by Kuukpik Corp., an Alaska Native village corporation for the ...

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