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North Pole sues over refinery contamination

...refinery owner Flint Hills Alaska Resources and previous owner Williams Alaska Petroleum for releasing hazardous substances into the groundwater...with those actions."Flint Hills acquired the refinery from Williams Alaska in 2004.
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Refinery owner loses water cleanup legal challenge

...closure.Flint Hills Resources Alaska cannot pursue damages against the former owner of its North Pole refinery, Williams Alaska Petroleum, a Superior Court judge has ruled.In November 2013, Judge Michael P. McConahy determined that the statute...
Capital budget one of last big pieces pending

...between the state, Flint Hills Resources Alaska LLC and Williams Alaska Petroleum, according to the budget language. The...owner of a North Pole refinery, and former owner Williams Alaska, over the contamination.The bill also provides...
Parnell: Flint Hills liable for spill

...interested in buying the plant. A company letter said Williams Alaska, which owned the refinery when much of the spill...decision that determined Flint Hills could not sue Williams Alaska because the issue was time-barred also suggested...
State | AK legislature
State sues over North Pole refinery contamination

...Hills Resources and former owner Williams Alaska should pay for cleaning up sulfolane...however, said former owner Williams Alaska and the state, which owned land...environmental consultant hired by Williams Alaska discovered sulfolane in refinery...
State | AK legislature
Alaska hosted national and collegiate karate championships

...Kumite1st Place - Brandi Whisnant - Alaska2nd Place - Miciah Ellis - Alaska10-11 Intermediate Kata 1st Place - Rachel Williams - Alaska 2nd Place - Gabriel Gullett - Alaska 3rd Place - Matthew Agron - Alaska 10-11 Intermediate Kumite1st Place - Gavin...
Forest Service criticized over Tongass management

...southeast Alaska. At the same time, private-sector jobs in all other areas have increased, the study said.Austin Williams, Alaska policy director for the conservation group Trout Unlimited, said the Forest Service was "throwing good money after...
Flint Hills: North Pole Refinery will close

...and uncertainties over future soil and groundwater cleanup costs that began under the refinery's former owners, Williams Alaska Petroleum Inc."This has been a difficult decision made after a long, thorough and deliberative process," Brose...
Williams Alaska considers offer for state operations

...needs to raise $8 billion. Williams Alaska Petroleum has been profitable...good idea, said Jeff Cook, Williams Alaska Petroleum spokesman. "Williams...Alaska company to take over Williams' Alaska assets. "Opportunities of...


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