As part of Tsunami Preparedness Week, local, state and federal agencies will conduct a test of the Alaska Tsunami Warning System at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, the 49th anniversary of the 1964 Great Alaska earthquake.
A 55-year-old Sterling man pleaded not guilty last week to numerous charges of child pornography possession and distribution, failing to register as a sex offender and violating the conditions of his release.
Two lawmakers from the Kenai Peninsula contend the Alaska State Legislature is closer than ever to making historic decisions on two hot button issues - a rework of the state's oil tax system and building a gas pipeline from the North Slope.
Kenai City Council postponed approving its revised Comprehensive Plan at a Wednesday council meeting so the city could hold another public work session on the plan. The work session will begin at 6 p.m., March 29, in the council chambers.
Buccaneer Energy has alleged that Archer Drilling's "misrepresentations, misconduct and delays" cost their company $30 million because the Endeavour-Spirit of Independence jack-up rig could not be used to drill in Cook Inlet last fall and this winter.
After months of meetings, thousands of pages of documents and several hours of testimony from user groups in the Upper Cook Inlet, the Alaska Board of Fisheries ultimately voted unanimously to reject a proposal that would have made several changes to the management plan for the late run of Kenai Riv...
Hilcorp Energy is bringing more equipment to Cook Inlet to drill for oil and gas. The company is bringing two larger land drill rigs and is having two smaller workover rigs built for the company's operations.