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New NPR-A plan released

...approach will allow us to continue to expand our leasing in the NPR-A, as we've done over the last three years, while protecting...said more than 200 exploration wells have been drilled in the NPR-A since the 1940s and the U.S. Geological Survey estimates...
New management plan for NPR-A

...was the result of extensive local testimony."This comprehensive plan will allow us to continue to expand our leasing in the NPR-A, as has happened over the last three years, while protecting the outstanding and unique resources that are critically important...
Op-ed: They hate us, but who cares?

...and others as liberal, I would venture to guess that Democrats mostly believe the media they consume (broadcast networks, NPR, and CNN) are not biased, while conservatives, who favor Fox News and conservative talk radio as an antidote to what they...
Corps files proposal to justify CD-5 permit

...infrastructure will also support ConocoPhillips' development of other NPR-A projects including Greater Moose's Tooth-1, or GMT-1...of Land Management, which administers the federally-owned NPR-A.Trustees for Alaska, in its original lawsuit, argued...
New law establishes Alaska standard for restraint in schools

...often Alaska schools are restraining or secluding students. National data shows the practice is widespread: An analysis by NPR and ProPublica found at least 267,000 restraint and seclusion incidents nationwide. About 75 percent of the time, children...
Les Gara: SB 21 contains troubling provision

...applies to fields companies long ago announced would be produced under ACES (the law SB 21 replaced). These include Conoco's NPR-A CD-5 unit, Mustang, the southwest corner of Kuparuk, and other fields corporation-hired TV actors falsely claim are...
Voices of Alaska: Regulatory Fairness Act sets reasonable timeframe for EPA vetoes

...resource development. To name just a few examples, we have repeatedly seen the agency seek to delay or halt development in NPR-A, near the Tanana River, at Kensington, at Usibelli, and in the offshore Arctic. EPA's cumulative actions, both in...
Voices of Alaska: A new Congress brings new hope for Alaska

...respecting our environment. Implementing policies of abundance will help us finally access our rich resources. That includes the NPR-A - which has become a petroleum reserve in name only under President Obama - the waters of the outer continental shelf, the...
Bob Franken: Mario Cuomo's unfinished business

...physically. Even though Barack Obama will go down in history as America's first black president, his contention during a recent NPR interview that we are "less racially divided" than when he took office in 2008 must be juxtaposed with the bitter feelings...
Arco banking on National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska

...Natchiq Inc. yard in Nikiski. However, if NPR-A discoveries are large enough to be profitable...Petroleum Corp. spent $70 million to lease 92 NPR-A tracts. In January, Arco received...existing fields. Working with Anadarko in NPR-A this winter, Arco plans to drill up...


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