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Linc Energy in Cook Inlet fined over information required by regulators

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Oil and Gas Commission has issued a $20,000 fine against a company exploring a coal gasification prospect in Cook Inlet.Linc Energy plans to appeal...
State OKs BP oil bypass line

BP has received permission from a state agency to use a bypass line to possibly restart some production from the shuttered eastern side of Prudhoe Bay.
BP seeks OK to restart part of Prudhoe Bay for testing

Oil giant BP has asked permission from the U.S. Department of Transportation to resume production on the eastern half of Prudhoe Bay so it can perform pipeline tests.
Dems call for outside probe of GOP head

...Republican Party Chairman Randy Ruedrich. Ruedrich stepped down from his $118,000-a-year position on the Alaska Oil and Gas Commission in November amid charges that he conducted party business from his state office. Alaska Attorney General Gregg...
Ruedrich pleased to remain head of GOP

...stay and work with all you folks," Ruedrich said as delegates cast votes. Ruedrich, while a member of the Alaska Oil and Gas Commission, was fined $12,000 for engaging in partisan political activity while on the job. Despite that cloud...
State GOP unites behind an issue: Palin

ST. PAUL, Minn. - With Republicans nationally flocking to the bandwagon of the charismatic Gov. Sarah Palin, so are many Alaska Republican leaders - and that's bigger news than it might sound.
Alaska editorial: DNR must explain Point Thomson permit denial

All across America we could hear the reverberation from Gov. Sarah Palin's cheerleading squad, "Drill Baby Drill."
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: State and local briefs 1/18/98

The Juneau brewery won top prizes Thursday night for its Alaskan Oatmeal Stout in the dark beer category and for Alaskan Smoked Porter in the specialty beer competition.


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