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Refinery owner loses water cleanup legal challenge

...operations at the refinery in May, citing the high cost of those efforts as a factor in the closure.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook indicated that the company will continue its fight. "We respectfully disagree with the order and plan to appeal...
Gas production ends at North Pole Refinery

...North Pole Refinery.Flint Hills Resources spokesman Jeff Cook said Thursday gasoline production ended at 12:01 a...refinery's 126 jobs would be lost.Company spokesman Jeff Cook said Wednesday that the refinery would shut down its extraction...
Parnell: Flint Hills liable for spill

...with its responsibilities at the site."Parnell also said spilled sulfolane continues to spread.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook had no comment on Parnell's letter. He said the company would respond directly to Parnell.
State | AK legislature
Flint Hills: North Pole Refinery will close

...North Pole, a city about 14 miles south of Fairbanks, and 10 more will stay on the job in Anchorage, said spokesman Jeff Cook. No jobs will end before November, he said, and employees who transfer to other jobs will be reimbursed for moving...
State sues over North Pole refinery contamination

...owner Williams Alaska and the state, which owned land beneath the refinery, must also bear responsibility. Spokesman Jeff Cook repeated that statement in response to the lawsuit."We view this as a positive development," Cook said of the lawsuit...
State | AK legislature
North Pole company abandons gas trucking plan heat-recovery system at the facility and the shutting down of one of its refinery units.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook said the lower costs made a planned North Slope natural gas trucking partnership between Flint Hills and Golden Valley...
Hospital foundation worker accused of embezzlement

...assistant before the alleged embezzlement became known. It's unclear if she has retained an attorney.Foundation President Jeff Cook informed the News-Miner about the incident before the newspaper obtained the criminal complaint.Foundation officials...
Williams set to sell Alaska assets

...convenience stores and stake in the trans-Alaska pipeline. The decision will shed Williams of its Alaska properties, said Jeff Cook, vice president of external affairs for Williams Alaska. Williams Alaska Inc. has about 500 employees statewide. It...
Williams Express to close

...gas stations. "It's hard to compete with the big boxes, as we call the Fred Meyers and Safeways or Carrs," said Jeff Cook, vice president of external affairs for Williams Alaska Petroleum, which operates 29 Williams Express gas stations throughout...
Filtration system used on tainted well water

...North Pole. The filtration system is being tested to remove sulfolane from private well water. Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook said after about two months the system has shown it can reduce sulfolane to non-detectable levels. The filtration system...


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