Oil company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway

Alaskans know Valdez as the state's oil port of choice, but an independent Yukon oil producer...feasible stage right now," he said.Skagway doesn't have the space that Valdez has - crammed into a narrow valley, "there's no apparatus to export...
My Turn: Lesson of Exxon Valdez: Don't trust oil industry safety assurances

...mark the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill on Monday, March 24, and the...24, 1989, the single-hulled Exxon Valdez grounded in Prince William Sound, causing...are still thousands of gallons of Exxon Valdez oil in beach sediments, which the government...
Senate panel hears Exxon Valdez funding measure

JUNEAU - On the 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, the Senate Judiciary Committee took...unfinished business yet to do."The 987-foot Exxon Valdez struck Bligh Reef near Valdez on March 24, 1989, spilling about 11 million...
State | AK legislature
Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

...oil spill in 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico, there was the Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska, at the time the nation's largest oil...FishermenBernie Culbertson was preparing to fish cod when the Exxon Valdez ran aground. With oil in the water, fishing came to a standstill...
Valdez man dies of heart attack while skiing

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say a 49-year-old Valdez man has died after suffering a heart attack while skiing at Alyeska Ski Resort.Troopers say they were notified shortly after...
State, feds to weigh options in Exxon Valdez case

...federal governments have told a federal judge they are reviewing information from studies on the lingering effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill and will be deciding how to proceed in a continuing legal case.Lawsuits brought against Exxon Mobil Corp. by the...
State | AK legislature
Weeks after avalanches, lone road to Valdez reopens

VALDEZ - Two weeks after cascades of snow prevented...trans-Alaska pipeline, the only road to Valdez has reopened.Crews finished clearing away...interesting," Josh Miller, a teacher at Valdez High School, told the newspaper. He has...
Sea otters declared recovered from 1989 Exxon Valdez spill

...Sound sea otters affected by crude oil spilled from the Exxon Valdez has concluded that the marine mammals have returned to pre-spill...decades," Ballachey said by phone Friday.The 987-foot Exxon Valdez, carrying more than 53 million gallons of Alaska North Slope...
Eighteen up, eighteen down, Baker stymies opponents

...Tomlin, Randy - 1993; Tsamis, George - 1995; Tucker, Ryan - 2008; Tyler, Scott - 2006, 2007; Uribe, Juan - 2001; Valdez, Wilson - 2003; Van Slyke, Andy - 1993; Vance, Cory - 2002; Vanden Hurk, Rick -2007, 2008; Vargas, Jason - 2005...
Lawmakers, bill reflect on Valdez spill

...Alaskans at the time," Munoz said of hearing about the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill. "It's one of those pivotal events in your life...At 12:04 a.m. March 24, 1989, the oil tanker Exxon Valdez struck the Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound carrying oil from...


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