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Although Buccaneer Oil had intended last fall to have moved the jack-up rig Endeavour-Spirit of Independence to oil and gas exploration sites in Cook Inlet, that the rig remained at the Homer Deep Water Dock as of Jan.

Thu, 01/10/2013 - 9:48pm

Groups opposing Pebble Mine are not happy with an amended 2005 Bristol Bay Area Plan released Jan. 4 by the Department of Natural Resources.

Thu, 01/10/2013 - 9:47pm

Kenai residents agreed that the city during dipnet season has morphed into a destination or party spot for all Alaskans. And it's a trend the Kenai River cannot support, they said.

Tue, 01/08/2013 - 10:52pm

A Kenai-based commercial pilot was convicted Monday of tax evasion. Michael A. Spisak failed to pay over employees' taxes to the Internal Revenue Service for two companies, according to evidence introduced during a federal trial.

Tue, 10/30/2012 - 1:25pm

The Alaska Volcano Observatory dropped Iliamna's activity level to green Wednesday following a prolonged period of unrest.

Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:49pm

The Soldotna City Council announced Wednesday during a brief special meeting a vacancy in the office of the mayor. Soldotna Mayor Peter Micciche's resignation was effective as of 5 p.m.

Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:49pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly chambers were standing room only Tuesday night as tension mounted over the anadromous waters habitat protection code and an ordinance to repeal its recent expansion.

Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:49pm

A recently released, web-based oil spill response tool developed specifically for Cook Inlet helped responders monitoring Royal Dutch Shell's grounded Kulluk oil drilling rig near Kodiak, officials close to the situation said.

Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:49pm

Alaska's Board of Fisheries will likely be one member short when it meets in Anchorage next week to discuss Arctic, Yukon and Kuskokwim area finfish issues.

Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:48pm

ANCHORAGE — A day after Royal Dutch Shell PLC towed a damaged floating drill rig to shelter from a remote Alaska island, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced the department will perform an “expedited, high-level assessment” of the 2012 Arctic offshore drilling season. Salazar said the revi...

Tue, 01/08/2013 - 10:52pm


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