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My Turn: What's at stake for Alaska in Shell's Arctic drilling program?

...operation but also for vessels on the Northern Sea Route. Just a couple of years ago, an international vessel called the Golden Sea lost power and was in imminent danger of running aground and causing an oil spill.Shell was contacted and voluntarily...
Disabled cargo ship reaches Dutch Harbor

ANCHORAGE - A cargo ship disabled in the Bering Sea has reached Alaska's Dutch Harbor. The Golden Seas was towed more than 500 miles along the Aleutian Islands chain and reached Broad Bay in Dutch Harbor shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday...
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Tow vessel reaches struggling ship in Bering Sea

...early Monday morning the 738-foot Golden Seas is expected to reach Dutch Harbor...000-horsepower Tor Viking II to tow the Golden Seas to port at Dutch Harbor by tonight...Emirates, the Coast Guard said. The Golden Seas is the latest example of the challenges...
Repairs completed on vessel that threatened island

...Aleutian Islands has been repaired and is back at sea. The Golden Seas left Dutch Harbor on Monday. The 738-foot ship, with...of the island, winds and seas abated, allowing the Golden Seas to regain enough power to steer away. A tug towed the...
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Rough seas for ship being towed in Bering Sea

...journey to a safe harbor Sunday as a tug boat pulled it through rough seas and up to 25-foot waves. The 738-foot Golden Seas with 20 crew members aboard was expected to reach Dutch Harbor, 275 miles away, sometime Tuesday. Coast Guard Chief...
Crippled ship due today at Dutch Harbor

...Harbor, expected to arrive for repairs at midday Tuesday. Coast Guard Petty Officer David Mosley in Anchorage says the Golden Seas was about 15 miles south of Unalaska Island - where the Aleutian Island port is located - on Monday evening. But it...
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