ANCHORAGE (AP) — An Alaska state House-Senate committee has approved a $500,000 budget for new furniture at the Anchorage Legislative Information Office that is being remodeled, but lawmakers themselves will make do with old furniture from storage and state surplus when they move in next year.
A drill rig will likely be starting work again later this year near Anchor Point. BlueCrest Energy Inc. plans to begin drilling later this year at the offshore Cosmopolitan oil and gas discovery in Cook Inlet, company officials say.
The raindrops and red salmon were intermittent Wednesday as setnetters on the east side of the Cook Inlet fished a 12-hour opener - the first of the season for the Kenai and East Forelands section of the fishery.
In a short meeting Wednesday the Soldotna City Council will be accepting millions of dollars in appropriations from federal and state grant money for community projects.
Soldotna received three legislative grants and two reappropriated legislative grants totaling just under $1.7 million from this ye...
A dispute over natural gas rights and royalties is on hold as the producer works out its finances in a South Texas Bankruptcy Court.
Representatives for Houston-based Buccaneer Energy, Cook Inlet Region Inc.