Valdez Newswire (Page 9)

Valdez Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Valdez, AK. (Page 9)

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  1. Republican presidential poll approachingRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... However, in zip codes beginning with 996 - an area that includes all of the Kenai Peninsula, Kodiak Island, Valdez, Unalaska, the west side of Cook Inlet and much of the Mat-Su Valley - Cruz has received about $21,000 in contributions, more than ...

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  2. Professor hopes open-mic will counter - caricature of Alaska' on reality TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... from the Noel Wien Library in Fairbanks and other storyteller locations will be set up in the Kodiak Public Library, Valdez Consortium Library, Unalaska Public Library, Kenai Community Library and Juneau Public Library. In the press release ...

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  3. Monroe basketball splits with Valdez; Galena sweeps EielsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Five Rams scored in double figures as the Monroe Catholic boys basketball team rolled to a 61-35 win against the Valdez Buccaneers on Saturday at Monroe Catholic High School.

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  4. Report details challenges to Alaska refineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... refineries after Flint Hills' North Pole refinery ceased operations in 2014: Petro Star's refineries in Fairbanks and Valdez and Tesoro's refinery in Nikiski. Petro Star mostly produces jet fuel while the Tesoro refinery mostly produces gasoline and ...

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  5. Donations down for trails at Birch HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... a few weeks, ours is six months," he said. "It costs a lot The final stage of this year's town sprint race series saw Valdez High School's ski team join West Valley and Lathrop teams in the ski-cross event, where skiers jump, slalom and duck under ...

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  6. Does Valdez Ice Climbing Festival signal a renaissance for an outdoorsy Alaska town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Climbers climb Keystone Green Steps in Keystone Canyon near Valdez on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. Levitation 49, a local non-profit sports commission, took over the Valdez Ice Climbing Festival as part of their effort to cultivate Valdez as a multi-sport, year-round outdoor destination.

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  7. Contractor sought to operate Valdez area state park facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | DNR Public Notices

    The Division of Parks & Outdoor Recreation is offering an opportunity for eligible applicants to submit proposals for obtaining a permit to operate park facilities in Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site, Blueberry Lake State Recreation Site, Mineral Creek State Recreation Site and/or Shoup Bay State Marine Park.

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  8. Does Valdez Ice Festival signal a renaissance for outdoorsy Alaska town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Climbers climb Keystone Green Steps in Keystone Canyon near Valdez on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. Levitation 49, a local non-profit sports commission, took over the Valdez Ice Climbing Festival as part of their effort to cultivate Valdez as a multi-sport, year-round outdoor destination.

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  9. Bicycles a common mode of transportation during the gold rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... archives show bicyclists queued up behind horse-drawn sleds and dog teams climbing over Thompson Pass along the Valdez-Fairbanks Trail. Bicycles, or "wheels" as they were called, made some sense as winter transportation for economy-minded ...

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  10. Bicycles during the gold rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... archives show bicyclists queued up behind horse--drawn sleds and dog teams climbing over Thompson Pass along the Valdez--Fairbanks Trail. Bicycles, or "wheels" as they were called, made some sense as winter transportation for economy-minded ...

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  11. Alaska adopts new rules for dispersant use in oil spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska oil spill responders have adopted new rules for the rapid use of chemical dispersant but say dispersant will continue to be considered only rarely when mechanical cleanup is not practical. Chemical dispersant has been used on an oil spill just once in Alaska in the last 40 years - in tests during the 11-million gallon crude oil spill that followed the 1989 grounding of the Exxon Valdez oil tanker.

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  12. Minor earthquake strikes near ValdezRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    A minor earthquake shook parts of Southcentral Alaska Sunday afternoon as Alaskans settled in for the second half of the Super Bowl. According to the Alaska Earthquake Center, the 4.0 temblor struck 29 miles north of Valdez at 4:42 p.m., at a depth of 11.4 miles.

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  13. Slow flow, not low flow, is pipeline's issueRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Homer News

    ... In the early 1980s, when the pipeline shipped 2.1 million barrels of North Slope crude oil from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez every day, it took four days for oil to travel the length of the line. Today, thanks to lower production in Prudhoe Bay, it takes ...

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  14. Crowley Celebrates Seven Million Man Hours Without LTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Crowley Maritime Corporation's tanker escort and docking services group in Valdez is celebrating over seven million man hours and more than six years since logging its last Lost Time Injury . In addition to this remarkable number, the company announced that it had not had an OSHA recordable case in over two million man hours while performing tanker assist and escort work for Alyeska Pipeline Service Company.

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  15. Dianne Cage - Feb. 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... an interesting story. A friend of Tommy's found a dead banded Rusty Blackbird on his property. The bird was banded in Valdez, Alaska, five years ago. The birds are seeming to be disappearing and for what reason we do not know. It is fun to think ...

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  16. Alaska's attorney general: A - Fairbanks redneck' with the governor's trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... into moose season here," said Richards, now Alaska's attorney general but then the attorney hired by the city of Valdez. "So, I was wondering what our plan was for the week after trial." "Moose season, your honor," Richards said. "I'm trying to see ...

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  17. Researchers find source of 1964 devastating Alaska tsunamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this March 29, 1964 file photo, a photographer looks over wreckage as smoke rises in the background from burning oil storage tanks at Valdez, Alaska. On Monday, Feb. 1. 2016, federal scientists say they've pinpointed the cause of tsunami waves following the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake, the second-largest ever recorded, at magnitude 9.2. FILE - In this March 29, 1964 file photo, a photographer looks over wreckage as smoke rises in the background from burning oil storage tanks at Valdez, Alaska.

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  18. Deep landslides source of killer 1964 Alaska tsunami after M9.2 temblorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The Japan Times

    A photographer looks over wreckage in March 1964 as smoke rises in the background from burning oil storage tanks at Valdez, Alaska. On Monday, federal scientists say they've pinpointed the cause of tsunami following the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake, the second-largest ever recorded, at magnitude-9.2. Researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey have solved a 50-year natural science mystery: the undersea source of tsunami that devastated a remote Alaska village following the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake.

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  19. Court rules on tax appeal authority in pipeline disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | APRN

    ... to decide taxable parts of the oil and gas infrastructure. Attorney Robin Brena argued on behalf of the city of Valdez, which has not signed onto an $8 billion valuation for the system that the Fairbanks North Star Borough and North Slope Borough ...

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  20. Court rules what agency decides what is taxable on pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... of the pipeline. In front of the Alaska Supreme Court last week, attorney Robin Brena argued on behalf of the city of Valdez that the regulation was far outside what's allowable under state law. "It's a jurisdictional issue for the Legislature and ...

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