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Shell Court Approval

Shell fleet heads north to start Arctic drilling season

One Shell offshore drill rig is headed to Alaska and a second is poised to leave for Arctic waters. But Royal Dutch Shell still lacks final federal permits that would allow exploratory drilling and possible confirmation of rich oil reserves under the Chukchi Sea.

After losing legal battle, Johnson's Tire Service files for bankruptcy

Johnson's Tire Service, an automotive company that has operated in Anchorage for three decades, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday in federal court.

Owner trying to sell Fairbanks, Kodiak newspapers

The chief executive officer for two Alaska newspapers says the publications are for sale.

Shell Port Protests

Arctic drilling opponents hanging from Shell ship in Washington harbor

Two activists are hanging from the anchor chain of a support ship that is part of Royal Dutch Shell's plans to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean.

Shell Arctic drilling rig arrives in Dutch Harbor

First vessel in Shell Arctic drilling fleet leaves for Alaska

The first vessel in Royal Dutch Shell's drilling fleet that will be used to explore Alaska waters for oil and gas reserves this summer is en route to Dutch Harbor.

Federally-owned Midtown land could transfer to city

Anchorage moves a step closer to relocating transit center

An effort by the city to purchase a Midtown property which some envision as a future transit hub took a step forward in Washington.

Salmon skin wallets, crab shell shirts? Small Alaska business tries fishy fashion

How's this for a fashion trend: salmon skin accessories and crab shell clothing. With the help of a successful Kickstarter campaign, a small Juneau business hopes it's on to the next big thing. 

Anchorage food truck pushing for liquor license

Anchorage weighs liquor license for mobile food businesses

A coffee and lunchtime spot that operates out of a refurbished conex and opened just over a year ago at the edge of Downtown is pushing for a liquor license, required to serve beer and wine.

Anchorage food truck pushing for liquor license


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