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...ignition sources, such as light switches, that might have caused the blast.The theory that the explosion was due to a gas leak gained momentum Friday after the NTSB, which investigates pipeline accidents, said underground tests conducted in the...
News Long, a Colorado-based engineer who owns a construction consulting firm, said flooding could cause a gas leak by moving pipes around. The flooding occurred in the jail's basement, where the kitchen and laundry were located...
Gas leak clears out block: Broken line leads to evacuation in Kenai

Emergency officials evacuated part of a Kenai neighborhood on Wednesday after a utility company struck an Enstar line that leaked natural gas for about an hour and a half.
Bad smell wafts over city

...residents to their phones, but it wasn't an enormous gas leak that prompted the calls to Central Emergency Services...rotton egg odor so people can detect if there's a natural gas leak in their home." A malfunction in the odorizing pump off...
Wells show no contamination near Sterling gas leak

KENAI (AP) -- Samples from six drinking water wells show no gasoline contamination resulting from a leaking underground storage tank at a closed Sterling gas station, according the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation.
Worker injured when crew punctures natural gas pipeline in Eagle River

...said a man operating a weed burner, a blowtorch-like instrument being used to thaw the ground for digging, set the gas leak on fire. The man was slightly burned, but refused medical attention, Carpenter said. Firefighters kept the flame from...
What happened to 'my' Democratic Party?

...bother? Two of the most difficult jobs I've had in my working life is striking an arc of a welding rod to weld up a hot gas leak under pressure, and writing politically correct letters to the editor.

...02Thursday, January 24, 2002 School board hears employee contract woes District confronts bleak financial forecast Gas leak raising concerns in Sterling Joint exploration project strikes pay dirt Bush proposes military increase School...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives09/08/00

...School High School Football Let It Snow Christmas Children's Christmas Friday, September 8, 2000 Gas leak empties part of fertilizer plant Running out of summer Damages sought from school bus company, borough over 1997...

...winds help Kalskag fire crews Haines man sentenced for molesting 6-year-old girl Sterling residents contest DEC gas leak estimates Legislature adjourns without deal on RCA reauthorization Copper River salmon prices drop in second opener...


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