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Enstar parent company SEMCO Energy has been sold to Canada’s AltaGas, which has agreed to pay more than $1.1 billion to acquire natural gas businesses in Alaska and Michigan. AltaGas says the firms are a good fit with its own assets and part of a...
Channel 2 NewsA Defense Department decision to extend Boeing Corp.'s contract for the country's ground-based missile defense system means Alaska's aerospace corporation has lost a possible income source. The Alaska Aerospace Corp. partnered with Lockheed Martin to...
Channel 2 NewsSome Alaska lawmakers want to end the massive influence of groups such as super political action committees in elections across the country, and are urging the U.S. Congress to adopt a constitutional amendment. In 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court decided...
Channel 2 NewsAlaska State Troopers in Fairbanks say they were contacted by a North Pole man who threatened acts of terrorism in an attempt to extort $85,000 from the State of Alaska. In the deal, Stanislaus Grzeskowiak, 36, would abandon plans to commit several...
Channel 2 NewsRep. Les Gara (D-Anchorage) has called for a legislative hearing on his version of an oil company tax-reform bill in the face of dwindling oil production on the North Slope. Gara has been one of the chief critics of Gov. Sean Parnell's competing tax-...
Channel 2 NewsThe Russian tanker Renda began its journey home Saturday morning. Overnight Vitas Marine’s Stacey Smith says winds out of the north opened the ice up for the ship to follow after its crew successfully delivered 1.3 million gallons of emergency...
Channel 2 NewsThe Russian tanker that pulled up to Nome on Friday has not yet begun transferring fuel from its ship to city storage tanks. The Renda was moved into position for the fuel transfer, about 500 yards from shore on Saturday -- which is close enough, because...
Channel 2 NewsThe Russian tanker Renda has received approval for its spill prevention plan during a winter fuel delivery to Nome from the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, according to the company that chartered it.Officials with Vitus Marine LLC say the...
The Russian Icebreaker, Renda, has crossed the stormy, wind-tossed waters of the Aleutians and has begun to cross the sea ice on its historic voyage to Nome. Vitus Marine LLC, the company that contracted the Renda to deliver more than a million...
A new chapter may have begun in Alaska’s decade-long saga to bring North Slope gas to market. Governor Sean Parnell met on Thursday with the heads of the state’s three major oil and gas producers: Exxon Mobil’s Rex Tillerson, BP’...
Channel 2 NewsA U.S. District Court judge has dismissed the federal government's argument that a BP subsidiary violated its probation after an oil spill because of another spill on Alaska's North Slope. Judge Ralph Beistline also lifted BP Exploration Alaska, Inc.'s...
Channel 2 NewsSeveral states and U.S. territories are weighing in on a lawsuit over proposed graphic cigarette warning labels that include a sewn-up corpse of a smoker and a picture of diseased lungs, saying the federal government should be allowed to require the...
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