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Eagle causes power outages in Ketchikan

...say power was temporarily knocked out in some areas of town out after a bald eagle struck a power line.Ketchikan Public Utilities Electric division manager Andy Donato says the eagle carcass was recovered after the incident.The Ketchikan Daily...
Verizon to launch voice coverage this fall

...The company also has partnerships with the Matanuska Telephone Association, Copper Valley Telecom and Ketchikan Public Utilities through its LTE in Rural America program.? Molly Dischner is a reporter for the Alaska Journal of Commerce...
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FCC approves GCI acquisition of Southeast stations

...objections were filed in the Juneau license transfer application.Ketchikan's other television station, Ketchikan Public Utilities, had petitioned the FCC to deny the Ketchikan license transfer or attach certain conditions on it. The FCC denied...
Comparison not up to snuff

...eighth-cheapest, one can suspect the other seven cheaper than us are also hydro powered, but probably operated as a public utility/authority. That is a comparison that would be interesting!Tony TengsJuneau
Rural Alaska telecom services to be expanded the market. For now, the partners are Copper Valley Telecom, Matanuska Telephone Association, and Ketchikan Public Utilities.Once Verizon launches voice service over its own LTE network, the Alaska Wireless Network could see a drop in...
Homer News celebrates 50 years those papers often considered a big issue of the time: How should Homer be governed? A civic entity called the Public Utility District provided basic services, but in the early 1960s a move toward incorporation built up steam.That was the...
Regulatory commission heard some good, bad and ugly arguments

...territory would help keep gas prices down, the company also has some serious cost challenges when compared to IGU, a public utility. FNG must pay state, federal and local taxes, must return a profit to its Outside owners and lacks access to tax-free...
Nominee for energy regulatory post withdraws

...public servants continue to get obstructed by the Senate confirmation process."Binz, who served on Colorado's public utilities commission from 2007 to 2011, has championed renewable energy such as wind and solar power and helped former Colorado...
Study: City water, sewer rates should increase

...firm FCS GROUP has found in its preliminary results that Juneau should raise its rates across the board to keep the public utility sustainable.Company senior project manager Bill Wilks presented the preliminary findings at Monday's City and...
Republicans say energy nominee out of 'mainstream'

...spoke in favor of Binz Tuesday.Manchin said he was "skeptical" of Binz's tenure as chairman of the Colorado Public Utilities Commission."Mr. Binz's record shows he strongly favors renewable (energy) over other energy sources, and...


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