The Homer City Council earlier this month unanimously passed a resolution expressing and formalizing the city’s position and policy that “oil and gas drilling rigs and support vessels operated by Buccaneer Energy or other companies are welcome and encouraged to use the city of Homer port and har...
Areas of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge have been opened to snowmaching.
Refuge Manager Andy Loranger on Monday announced the opening of all areas of the refuge traditionally open to snow machining.
The oil tax law touted as guaranteeing Alaska a bigger slice of the profits pie when oil prices rise may well have boomeranged.
A "progressivity" formula in the current law, known as ACES, ratchets up tax rates on oil profits sharply when prices rise.
Three-year-old Daxten Mullin ran from room to room Thursday at the empty home of his grandmother, Elaine Cunningham. The house is the most recently completed Central Peninsula Habitat for Humanity home built in Kenai.