Alaska Newswire (Page 15)

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  1. 6.2-magnitude quake strikes near AnchorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... it occurred -- 64 miles deep, according to the USGS. "Normally, we don't have large magnitude quakes this deep," said Alaska Earthquake Information Center seismologist Natalia Ruppert, noting that the tremor was felt strongly in Fairbanks and as far ...

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  2. 6.2 magnitude earthquake rattles large swath of AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | KEPR CBS 19

    A powerful earthquake shook a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, knocking things off shelves and causing people to take cover but bringing no immediate reports of major damage. The quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.2, and hit at 9:51 a.m. The epicenter was about 80 miles northwest of the state's largest city, where it was strongly felt and lingered for at least a minute, the Alaska Earthquake Center said.

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  3. Powerful earthquake rattles large swath of AlaskaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    A powerful earthquake shook a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, knocking things off shelves and causing people to take cover but bringing no immediate reports of injuries or major damage. The quake had a preliminary magnitude of 6.2, and it hit at 9:51 a.m. The epicenter was about 80 miles northwest of the state's largest city, where it was strongly felt, the Alaska Earthquake Center said.

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  4. Young talks economy, development, warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    "Our job and your job as people is insisting those who represent you talk about real wealth, not in dollars and cents but in production, the utilization of resources." Young congratulated Ketchikan on the recent announcement of Vigor Alaska's contract with the state to build two new ferries, as well as the additions to the Ketchikan Medical Center.

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  5. Ostrander goes for clean sweep of Region III meetsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Peninsula Clarion

    If one was searching for two of the top prep cross-country runners in this country of some 315 million this weekend, a remote island in Alaska populated by 14,000 people would seem to be a poor place to start. But there they will be Saturday, Kenai Central senior Allie Ostrander and Kodiak senior Levi Thomet, lacing up their running shoes at the Region III meet in Kodiak.

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  6. Companies make gas trucking pitches: Fairbanks customers could save thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... to trucks by late 2015, though there are those who argue that the schedule is overoptimistic. In presentations to the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority, the three companies said they would put $20 million or $21 million in equity ...

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  7. Fairbanks Natural Gas seeks approval in new trucking planRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2011 | Anchorage Daily News

    According to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner 's Dermot Cole, another plan to truck natural gas from the North Slope to Fairbanks is looking to gain momentum. The effort, led by Fairbanks Natural Gas, hopes to secure expedited review of its Regulatory Commission of Alaska application to begin building an almost 4-mile, 11-inch pipeline from a point of supply to the site of a proposed natural gas liquefaction plant to provide product to ship south on tanker trucks.

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  8. Alaskan earthquake: Anchorage shaken, but little damage reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | OregonLive.com

    A powerful earthquake shook a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, knocking things off shelves and causing people to take cover but bringing no immediate reports of injuries or major damage. The quake, with a preliminary magnitude charted at 6.2, hit at 9:51 a.m. The epicenter was about 80 miles northwest of the state's largest city, where it was strongly felt, the Alaska Earthquake Center said.

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  9. Seismologist: Quakea s Depth Helped Minimize DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | APRN

    A magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit Southcentral Alaska at 9:51 this morning. Michael West directs the Alaska Earthquake Center in Fairbanks.

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  10. a No Means Noa a " UAS Includes Sexual Assault Ed In Freshmen OrientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | APRN

    Experts often refer to the first several weeks of college for new students as the "red zone" - a time when they're more likely to be sexually assaulted. The University of Alaska system is on a list of 79 post-secondary schools being investigated by the U.S. Department of Education for compliance with sexual assault laws or violations.

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  11. Alaska Is Rattled By 6.2 Magnitude EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | National Public Radio

    A 6.2 magnitude earthquake rattled Alaska on Thursday. Luckily, while very strong, it was a very deep quake, so no major damage was reported.

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  12. Southcentral Alaskans rattled by morning quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    Charlene Austin's salmon and blueberries were knocked out of the freezer in her Muldoon home in East Anchorage. Southcentral Alaska was rattled by a 6.24 earthquake.

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  13. Lab results pending for 'oily' seals harvested off St. Lawrence IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    Two seals recently harvested near Gambell in the Bering Sea were found coated in a dark, oily substance. While the hunters on St. Lawrence Island believed it was oil, testing by the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has not yet confirmed that.

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  14. Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake Shakes the Upper ValleyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | KTNA

    ... which was much closer to the magnitude 6.2 earthquake than Talkeetna. Natalia Ruppert, Chief Seismologist for the Alaska Earthquake Center, says the reason that the earthquake did not cause much damage is because it occurred deep in Earth's crust. ...

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  15. Dan Sullivan: 'Sen. Mark Begich cast the deciding vote in favor of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | PolitiFact

    Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, says he doesn't support amnesty for illegal immigrants -- but his opponent Republican Dan Sullivan says Begich cast a "deciding vote" that proves he does. over immigration legislation, eventually blocking a Republican proposal from coming to a vote.

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  16. 6.1 quake hits SouthcentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A 6.1 earthquake rocked Southcentral Alaska shortly before 10 o'clock this morning. No damage has been reported as yet, although the quake shook for about half a minute in Anchorage.

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  17. Movers & Shakers 09/28/14Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Leyla Arsan has been promoted to office director for SWCA Environmental Services's Anchorage office. Previously office lead, she will continue to manage Alaska operations and staff and be responsible for the growth and diversification of business lines and geographic reach in the state.

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  18. Miller making plans for Badami after purchaseRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... Regional Corp. "We're mainly waiting in approval of the Badami pipeline purchase by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska, which we expect in late October or early November. That essentially dictates when we close the overall purchase," said David ...

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  19. Miller bids for Buccaneer as CIRI gas dispute continuesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    There is a new suitor for Buccaneer Energy's Alaska assets and a tangled web of legal challenges continue for the bankrupt independent producer. Miller Energy Resources Inc. announced its intent to spend $40 million to $50 million on "substantially all" of Buccaneer's Alaska holdings in a Sept.

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  20. Ketchikan wins ferries; Juneau road EIS releasedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski looks up at the longliner F/V Arctic Prowler with Alaska Ship and Drydock's Adam Beck during a tour while it was under construction in 2013. The ship owned by the Alaska Longling Co.

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