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  1. North Slope prices down $20/barrel since JulyRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... North Slope oil to Korea rather than the U.S. west coast is another signal. Despite the longer sailing distance from Valdez to South Korea - about three times longer - the company said the higher margin for oil it would get compared with the west ...

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  2. Film Review - "From the Road"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Lou Dawson's Backcountry Skiing Blog

    ... stories. First, a group of backcountry skiing icons goes to the heli-dominated but nonetheless legendary mountains of Valdez, Alaska. Second, the trip revolves around former heli guide Eric Henderson skiing the run where he broke his neck in 2009. ...

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  3. Polar Discovery headed to KoreaRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Petroleum News

    ... tracker AIS reported Sept. 29 that its vessel monitoring data showed that a cargo of ANS crude oil loaded Sept. 26 at Valdez for delivery to the Yeosu refining center in South Korea. Con....

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  4. Innovations in Genscape Vesseltracker Maritime Tracking Pinpoints the...Read the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... network highlighted that a cargo of Alaskan North Slope crude loaded September 26, 2014 at the Alaskan port of Valdez for delivery into the South Korean refining center of Yeosu. As reported by Reuters on September 30, the U.S.-flagged tanker, Polar ...

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  5. Asia Gets Pick of Oil From Alaska to Iraq as Shale Captures U.S.Read the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... oil to Asia in the fourth quarter. The Polar Discovery, a 140,000-deadweight ton oil tanker, left the oil port of Valdez, Alaska, on Sept. 26 for Yeosu, South Korea, vessel-tracking data compiled by Bloomberg show. India's Reliance Industries Ltd. ...

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  6. Oil Market Wooing Asian Traders With Champagne, DiscountsRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... oil to Asia in the fourth quarter. The Polar Discovery, a 140,000-deadweight ton oil tanker, left the oil port of Valdez, Alaska, on Sept. 26 for Yeosu, South Korea, vessel-tracking data compiled by Bloomberg show. India's Reliance Industries Ltd. ...

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  7. Mat-Su voters go to polls Tuesday in borough electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... deputy administrator Bert Cottle faces planning commissioner Loren Means for the position of mayor. Cottle, former Valdez mayor and police chief, was running unopposed until Means stepped in near the filing deadline. The current mayor -- Verne ...

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  8. National briefs: Holder asks tech firms for accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... touching, kidnapping and disseminating indecent material, the Brooklyn District Attorney's Office said Tuesday. VALDEZ, Alaska -- A tanker carrying oil from Alaska's North Slope is heading to South Korea, the first such export in a decade, officials ...

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  9. FYI - News briefs & announcements - Oct. 1Read the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    Homer experienced a 6.2 magnitude earthquake at 9:51 a.m. Thursday, centered 60 miles southwest of Talkeenta or 80 miles north of Anchorage, according to the National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer. This was the largest Alaska tremor felt that week, following a 4.5 magnitude shake centered 25 miles north of Valdez on Sept.

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  10. New ramp means safer gangway at harborRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    ... other improvements, to restore a busy harbor long overdue for attention. Contracted to Harris Sand and Gravel of Valdez, the project was completed by local boat building company Bay Welding Services. Harbormaster Bryan Hawkins said the replacement ...

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  11. After nearly 12 years, city manager decides not to renew contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Homer Tribune

    ... in government, first as a planning director for the Aleutian/Pribilof Islands Association. During the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill, Wrede worked for the City of Cordova as a planning director for four years. He served eight years as manager of the ...

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  12. Global AIS: Genscape Spots Alaskan Crude Export VLCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Marine News

    ... monitoring data showed that a cargo of Alaskan North Slope crude was loaded Sept. 26 at the Alaskan port of Valdez for delivery into the South Korean refining center of Yeosu, says a Genscape blog post. The U.S.-flagged tanker, Polar Discovery , is ...

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  13. Alaskan oil en route to South KoreaRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The Polar Discovery, the sister ship to the Endeavor seen here, double-hulled tankers owned by ConocoPhillips, left with a load of crude oil bound for South Korea from Valdez on Sept. 26. It is the first export of Alaska crude since 2004.

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  14. ConocoPhillips tanker carrying Alaska crude oil headed to S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    An oil tanker left Valdez on Friday with a crude oil shipment bound not for the West Coast of the United States but for South Korea, the first export shipment of Alaska oil in a decade, according to Genscape, which operates a vessel tracking business providing market information to traders. The company said the Polar Discovery, owned by ConocoPhillips, is expected to arrive Oct. 10 at Yeosu, the home of the fourth largest refinery in the world.

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  15. Bill Walker's gas project history begs several questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Authority (AGPA), established in 1999 by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the North Slope Borough and the city of Valdez. It was created to support a gas line effort, and early on chose to support the line to Valdez, the one that the voters also ...

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  16. AK Beat: Alaska too 'weird' to serve as test case for legal marijuana?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in North America shook lightly late Tuesday night with a magnitude 4.5 event centered 23 miles northwest of Valdez. The quake, located at a depth of 9 miles, was felt in Anchorage and Valdez, the U.S. Geological Survey reports . No damage has been ...

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  17. NTCA Recognizes 2014 Smart Rural Community Showcase Award WinnersRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Freshnews

    ... and platforms such as distance learning, telehealth services, public safety and security. -- Copper Valley Telecom (Valdez, Alaska) -- Consolidated Telecommunications (Brainerd, Minn.) -- FTC (Kingstree, S.C.) -- HuronTel (Ripley, Ontario) -- North ...

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  18. Voices of Alaska: An important point on the gubernatorial raceRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Authority (AGPA), established in 1999 by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the North Slope Borough and the City of Valdez. It was created to support a gasline effort, and early on chose to support the one that the voters had asked for that year, the ...

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  19. Guest Commentary: Gasline an important part of the governora s raceRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... Port Authority, established in 1999 by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the North Slope Borough and the City of Valdez. It was created to support a gasline effort, and early on chose to support the one that the voters had asked for that year, the ...

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  20. ANALYSIS: Parnell, Walker stake out ground over Alaska LNG ProjecRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... through his leadership of the Alaska Gasline Port Authority, a municipal group formed to build a gas pipeline to Valdez. Walker says now that he doesn't care that the new pipeline plan is to Nikiski, near Kenai, and not his hometown of Valdez. ...

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