Cook Inlet

Once Tesoro, now Andeavor

The refinery in Nikiski that turns Cook Inlet’s oil output into gasoline, jet fuel, diesel and propane won’t be immediately affected by the expansion and... Read more

Drilling fluid released from Hilcorp platform

Two gallons of oil-based drilling fluid spilled into Cook Inlet during a drilling operation aboard Hilcorp’s Steelhead Platform on Monday after a burst hose on... Read more

Hilcorp details plans for cross-inlet oil pipeline

By fall 2018, oil produced by Hilcorp on the west side of Cook Inlet could be traveling by pipeline instead of barge, according to a... Read more

Oil workers celebrate 60 years of Swanson River

Three generations of drillers, truckers, operators and other oil workers connected to the Kenai Peninsula’s first oilfield gathered for an anniversary at Kenai’s Cannery Lodge... Read more

No oil and gas damage reported after earthquake

The epicenter of Monday’s brief 5.3 magnitude earthquake was in west Cook Inlet’s Trading Bay, according to the U.S Tsunami Warning System —... Read more

Cook Inletkeeper scientist will head to Antarctica

Early next year, 80 female scientists plan to set sail from Ushuaia, Argentina, for Antarctica. Among them will be Homer’s Sue Mauger, Science Director of... Read more

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