Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...products and processing procedures, such as the making of "Hash-oil" a concentrate of THC that is ingested.McGuire said many in...20 percent to 27 percent THC content," McGuire said.Hash oil processing can bump this up to products with 50 percent THC...
Official: Kenai Peninsula residents oldest

...from a large influx to the state of people now at least 50 years old, beginning with the construction of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline in the 1970s. That is the "pipeline generation," Hunsinger said.Residents on the peninsula also are less affluent...
Jury acquits man in pipeline false-statement case

...than a year after the pipeline began moving oil 800 miles from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska...pilot on Feb. 15, 1978, spotted crude oil spurting from the pipeline. About 2001. Daniel Lewis was convicted of oil pollution, criminal mischief and other...
Dunbar: 'I believe in local governance' developing (the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) and oil development in general. I'm pro-gun, I'm from a gun-owning...Congress or do for Alaska?Continuing to develop our North Slope oil and natural gas would be a big priority for me. Laying the groundwork...
Huna Totem president appointed by governor

...Gaffaney was appointed by Gov. Sean Parnell to the Alaska Royalty Oil and Gas Development Advisory Board, the governor's office...royalty agreements with the state. It's work on Alaska's oil and gas royalty interests is intended to "promote private sector...
Jury deliberates pipeline false statement case

...pipeline explosion on Feb. 15, 1978, east of Fairbanks.The resulting small hole allowed 12,000 to 14,000 barrels of crude oil to spill before it could be sealed.The statute of limitations had run out for charges in the bombing.Federal prosecutors...
Two Juneau artists accepted in Anchorage Museum's 'All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition'

...Swanson for two multimedia works incorporating oil, pastel and ink onto gelatin silver prints...Anchorage: "Beluga Point Ferris Wheel," oil pastel and ink on gelatin silver print and "Fire Island Crossing," oil pastel and ink on gelatin silver print. Juror's...
My Turn: Alaska can't regulate marijuana like alcohol

...marijuana (including edibles, butane hash oil and shatter) into their communities. ? legal to produce dangerous butane hash oil and other substances from marijuana in...revenue than predicted, increased butane hash oil explosions, and more?And, besides...
Fairbanks voters reject air-regulation ban

...federal air standards because of particulate emitted from wood burned by people trying use an alternative to expensive home heating oil.Supporters of the ban on borough regulation argued that the borough should focus on voluntary efforts and leave regulation...
My Turn: Let's not cook the goose that lays the golden eggs

...fishery in all of Alaska, which according to Sen. Lisa Murkowski provides more local household incomes than timber, mining, oil and gas combined. We also support tourism, the region's second largest economic driver, using our materials to promote local...


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