Joe H. Satko

...Larry Leaf, Jack Darnell, and Tony McCormick made many trips to the "cabin," which had electric lights, propane cooking, oil heat, and a big wood stove. Joe relished his time at the cabin and couldn't wait for the next trip. Over the years, he...
Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration

...groups are hailing the announcement that Norwegian oil giant Statoil is giving up on its oil and gas exploration in the Arctic Ocean north of...drill.Now, the other company with an interest in oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic federal waters...
Sacred oil checks eyed amid budget deficit

...multibillion-dollar deficits amid chronically low oil prices and relying on savings to help balance...early 1980s as a way to share the state's oil wealth with Alaskans.Dividends are paid...egg of sorts, born of the state's early oil wealth and grown through investments. It's...
Oil and gas lease sales scheduled for Wednesday

The Alaska Division of Oil and Gas and the Bureau of Land Management are scheduled to hold lease sales Wednesday for oil and gas extraction on the North Slope.The BLM lease sale includes tracts within the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska and...
Sports on TV for Nov. 13-14

...30 p.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series, Lucas Oil 150, qualifying, at Avondale, Ariz.2 p.m., NBCSN - NASCAR...30 p.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series, Lucas Oil 150, at Avondale, Ariz.COLLEGE BASKETBALL5 p.m., ESPN2...
Oil collapse tests US colleges as donors dry up

...AUSTIN, Texas - It's easy to see what oil money means to the University of Texas...000-seat stadium to commemorate the 1920s oil boom.But the latest bust and tumbling...that helps this university and others in oil-rich states afford what they want when...
Without Keystone, industry must find new paths for oil

...rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil industry faces the tricky task of making sure the crude oil targeted for the pipeline still gets where...will be enough pipeline capacity to move the oil and keep costs from getting too expensive...
Nation and World
Shell move dims nation's oil prospects to become the first company to produce oil in Alaska's Arctic waters, darkening the nation's long-term oil prospects and delighting environmental groups...future" because it failed to find enough oil to make further drilling worthwhile.The...
My Turn: Open discussion needed on oil taxation

...citizens to pay and leaving Alaska's three major oil companies, who profit handsomely even at low oil prices, out of plans to address our fiscal gap...the "maximum benefit" to the public, for our oil. An open discussion isn't one that tells hard-working...
Oil prices continue to widen state's fiscal problem

...There's no good news for Alaska from the oil markets.The state's gap between revenue...expenses continues to deepen as the price of oil remains low, according to a new analysis...Wyoming all have state budgets based upon oil prices higher than current levels.Alaska's...


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