New bill promises Alaska a share of Arctic oil revenue

...get Alaska a share of oil and gas revenue from federal waters off its coast.Last week, she introduced the Alaska Outer Continental Shelf Lease Sale Act to the Senate. The Act has been referred to the Senate's committee on energy and natural resources...
Gas prices still look low for summer even after spring surge

...investors in a recent call that he expects drilling activity to pick up if oil prices stabilize near $65 a barrel or more. Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm told investors last week that his company would start sending more rigs out to the field if oil...
Alaska Editorial: Washington state should focus on its own plate

...asking U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to revoke federal oil and gas leases with Royal Dutch Shell in the Arctic outer continental shelf (Seattle City Council), and to avoid issuing any further leases in that area off Alaska (Gov. Inslee). The leases...
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Debate over Arctic drilling - what's at stake

...trans-Alaska pipeline.IS EXPLORATORY DRILLING SAFE?Shell says yes. Wells would be drilled in the relatively shallow outer continental shelf at three to five times less pressure than the Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill in April 2010, spokesman Curtis...
Alaskans can help answer 'Where have all the rusty blackbirds gone?'

...answer these questions, the IRBWG created The Rusty Blackbird Spring Migration Blitz. The three-year Migration Blitz is a continental effort in which citizen scientists document the timing and location of the species' migration routes from wintering grounds...
Slack Tide: Yelp Review: Mom & Dad's Great Southeast Alaskan Bed & Breakfast

...rooms have met with minimal success, as have alternate comprises:extended nighttime hours; addition of Fruit Loops to the continental breakfast bar; a baby sister. OverallMom & Dad's suffers from being a large player in a small market. If you ask us...
George Washington: A common man among uncommon founders

...Morgan, an unschooled former teamster from Virginian's Shenandoah Valley, his own independent command. Composed of 500 Continentals, most of them Virginians selected for their skill with the new Kentucky rifle, "Morgan's Rangers" would be exempt from...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...should share oil and gas revenue from drilling on the outer continental shelf (beyond 3 miles from shore) with nearby states...SJR13The state supports oil and gas drilling in Alaska's outer continental shelf, and the federal government should not stand in the...
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Alaska village pulls out of lawsuit that stalled drilling

...meaningful discussions inside our region regarding responsible resource development. We will continue to closely monitor Outer Continental Shelf drilling activities while we pursue title and ownership of our ocean as an aboriginal claim to maintain control of...


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