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5 things to know about Alaska's midterm election

...that doesn't want to be on the ballot. Thom Walker won the primary election without campaigning. He works in the Brooks Range, and party officials say he posted his withdrawal from the race on their Facebook site. The problem is, he's mostly...
Candidates answer questions on Super PACS

...and divide Alaskans along strong partisan and ideological lines. (Recently), Outside groups that can't tell the Brooks Range from a gas range dropped $9.5 million on TV time in Alaska to attack me. Groups supported by the Koch brothers have...
What other say: Governor's budget reflects reality season, additional investment from BP on the way and ongoing exploration and development by Repsol and Brooks Range will total billions of dollars and hundreds if not thousands of jobs for the future.South to Cook Inlet, ConocoPhillips...
Alaska has lots to offer in wintertime

...trail through a foot or two of snow. A friend of mine wants to ski 150 miles from Anaktuvuk Pass to Wiseman in the Brooks Range, but I don't know if I'm ready for that.Here's the plan. You round up a few friends with snowmachines, split...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014

...could add another 30,000 barrels per day roughly in the same time period.One is the Mustang field project planned by Brooks Range Petroleum, an Alaska-based company. The other is Nuna, a satellite of the small Oooguruk field previously owned...
It won't be long now ...

...mowing the lawn and nursing along her outdoor flower pots.I recall one time when I was away from the south bank of Brooks Range area of the Dalton Highway for just over a week and returned to discover a radically changed environment. I'm talking...

...middle-of-the-night rescue to reach a hunter more than 36 hours after he was mauled by a brown bear in northern Alaska's remote Brooks Range, the Alaska Air National Guard said.The man was part of a group on a guided hunting trip about 30 miles north of...
Rabid wolf triggers warnings

...infected.The rabid wolf was the first infected animal to be documented around Chandalar Lakes, an area south of the Brooks Range about 185 miles north of Fairbanks.The trapper discarded the skinned, beheaded carcass of the sick wolf in a forested...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects

...Armfeld, chief operating officer for Brooks Range Petroleum. Initially, "the loss...big difference, Armfeld said.Brooks Range is developing its small "Mustang...important to small companies like Brooks Range and even mid-sized independents...
Op-ed: Alaska's oil comeback has begun

...companies are now setting their sights on reversing Alaska's production decline and increasing oil production in Alaska.Brooks Range Petroleum, a smaller Alaska-based company, has said publicly that the More Alaska Production Act improves its ability...


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