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  1. Southeast bids adieu to fast ferry FairweatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska's fast-ferry completed what's likely to be its last Southeast run this past weekend. That's sparked sadness over the loss of a popular service and concern over the future reliability of the Alaska Marine Highway.

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  2. The company that runs the trans-Alaska pipeline is cutting its workforce by 10 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Trans-Alaska Pipeline runs alongside the Dalton Highway near the Toolik Field Station on June 9, 2017, in the North Slope Borough. Alyeska spokeswoman Michelle Egan says the company faces twin pressures.

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  3. Oil tanker dented after 'hard landing' with new tugboat in ValdezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The U.S. Coast Guard in Valdez is investigating an accident that happened early Wednesday morning involving a new tugboat and an oil tanker. But it comes at a time of intense scrutiny for Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, which operates the trans-Alaska pipeline and the Valdez Marine Terminal, and the tugboat's operator, the Louisiana-based Edison Chouest Offshore.

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  4. As new oil spill response vessels arrive, Alyeska argues Prince William Sound is safer than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Commander , a new tugboat operated by Edison Chouest, in Port Valdez. On a picture-perfect April day in Port Valdez, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, the operator of the trans-Alaska pipeline, took a small band of reporters and camera crews on a tugboat ride.

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  5. Federal regulators push for more information on Alaska's gasline projectRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has directed the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation to study the City of Valdez, shown here from the sky, as an optional route for the state's $45 billion gasline export project. Last week, the state's gasline corporation got a letter from the federal agency leading the permitting process for the AlaskaLNG project.

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  6. To get good credit, Alaska's fishing towns may have to factor in climate changeRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Even though Alaska is warming nearly twice as fast as the rest of the U.S., its credit rating doesn't seem to be in danger. But take a closer look at some of the state's coastal communities and the story changes, especially when Alaska's fishing towns consider adding climate risks to their balance sheets.

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  7. Crude spill at Valdez Terminal under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Valdez Marine Terminal, where a spill was discovered early Saturday morning. At this time, it is thought that most of the oil was contained to the berth.

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  8. It's hurry up and wait for state gasline corporation's federal permitting scheduleRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska Gasline Development Corporation President Keith Meyer gives a lunchtime update on the Alaska LNG project on Thursday, January 25, 2018, in Juneau, Alaska. In mid-January, Alaska's gasline corporation filed tens of thousands of pages of documents with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission .

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  9. Wasilla state Sen. Mike Dunleavy resigns ahead of campaign for governorRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, during a Senate Finance Committee meeting on April 3, 2017. Alaska state Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, on Monday announced he would resign his seat to "devote 100 percent of my time and energy to the cause of ensuring that Alaska elects a new governor in 2018."

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  10. It's not just the Arctic. Trump's offshore drilling plans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Shell's Polar Pioneer leaving Dutch Harbor on Oct. 12, 2015, heading for Washington state. For years, the debate over offshore drilling in Alaska has focused on the Arctic.

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  11. Clock approaches midnight for Congress to renew this oil industry taxRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Selendang Ayu broke apart over a decade ago just off Unalaska Island. The Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund was utilized for the cleanup.

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  12. Safety of Alaska-bound fuel barges under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The Gulf Cajun tug, right, tows the Zidell Marine 277, a 430-foot fuel barge Nov. 27. A day earlier, the barge detached from its tug, the Jake Shearer, far left, in Canadian waters on Nov. 26 near Bella Bella, British Columbia. A near-miss involving a Skagway-bound tug and tanker barge hauling millions of gallons of fuel through the Inside Passage has reignited debate in Canada over shipping petroleum through its territory.

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  13. Cleanup indicates Valdez spill bigger than initially thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Responders use boom to collect a rainbow sheen that has been contained near the Valdez Marine Terminal. According to Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, approximately 400 gallons of an oily water mix had been recovered from the Port of Valdez as of Saturday night.

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