Artifacts found may be related to Russian shipwreck

...artifacts included musket balls, gun flints, modified pieces of sheet copper...shore with a pistol and using the flint to start a fire, so it sort of fits...flakes of flint suggested the gun flints were used as strikers to start a fire...
Photos: Roller coaster bike ride

Ron Flint takes a ride on the completed lower section of a new mountain bike trail currently under construction at the Eaglecrest Ski Area...
Flint Hills: North Pole Refinery will close

ANCHORAGE - Flint Hills Resources announced Tuesday that...81 jobs.Mike Brose, vice president of Flint Hills Resources Alaska LLC, said the refinery...competitive refining market. In April 2012, Flint Hills shut down the second of three North...
Interest in Alaska gold - from novices to companies - rises amid high commodity prices

...investment. Even recreational enthusiasts can spend hours in back-breaking labor with nothing to show for it but some golden flints.For some, though, that's all it takes to keep them trying their luck."It's the thrill of finding that gold," said...
Juneau takes record number of teams to Klondike

...Melanie White, Roger Brown, Mike McKrill, Jared Erickson, Scott Gende, Kelly Erickson, George Elgee, Scott Watts, Ron Flint and Ryan Kelly) ran to third in 15:52:13, Alaska Rod's (Douglas) was fifth (16:03:55), Chi Trippers seventh...
Brother of US journalist condemns 'cruel' detention in Iran

...officials have said they discussed Rezaian's detention and that of two other Americans, former U.S. Marine Amir Hekmati of Flint, Michigan, and Christian pastor Saeed Abedini of Boise, Idaho, during the nuclear talks. The U.S. also says it has asked...
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Flint Hills considering options for refinery

FAIRBANKS - Flint Hills Resources says it is considering three options for its refinery...or expanding operations to increase volume and reduce operating costs. Flint Hills Resources Alaska spokesman Jeff Cook confirmed the company's plans...
Photos: Junior Achievement

Ron Flint, owner of Nugget Alaskan Outfitter, connects fifth-grader LaShae Karl, left, to her classmates during a graphic example of...
North Pole Refinery tax assessment cut by more than half

...the idle oil refinery at North Pole is valuing the land and buildings at less than half of what they were worth last year.Flint Hills Resources Alaska stopped refining crude oil at the plant in June.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported the lower...
Parnell: Flint Hills liable for spill

...Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell.In a letter to Flint Hills Resources president Brad of responsibility in return for Flint Hills' offer to pay for 10 percent affected by sulfolane contamination.Flint Hills last month announced plans to close...
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