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Here's the Thing: Do the best you can

...prosecute the soon-to-be orange collars ... and there was no breakfast buffet. I thought this was America!? From oil field workers to uptight ladies, there was a smorgasbord of Alaskans. Unless they were reading or pretending to read, everyone...
Community offers thanks, dinner

...Last year, they served about 150 people in the restaurant, she said. "There's a lot of people out there - oil field workers - that have come to the community that don't have anywhere to go. They just came up for work, I've heard from...
Business booming on the peninsula

Last January, layoffs of 190 British Petroleum oil field workers caused concern over the future of the Kenai Peninsula's economy. With the passage of time, though, such worries proved to...
Some hanging on for long haul

...Petroleum Training Service (MAPTS), based in Soldotna and Peak help operate the Sakhalin Alaska College for training oil field workers. The Russians now working on offshore drilling studied at the facility and spent time training in Kenai and Soldotna...
State talks oil labor

...advertisement for the sleeping pods shown to the committee Tuesday in Fairbanks "It was offering significant discounts for oil field workers," he noted. Giessel said that wasn't the intent of the commissioner when he approved it. She then noted oil...
The life and times of Eadie Henderson

...1951 to start her own business, because it offered a perfect spot with its military base, seasonal fishers and oil field workers. When asked to describe -- in a word -- Kenai during that time period, she chose "mud." Roads were narrow...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...program, take 49 credits of education classes, complete the internship and become a certified teacher. Former oil field workers, hospital lab techs, commercial fishers, forestry techs and public administrators have completed this certification...
Snow clearing efforts appreciated

...go. I'm also thankful for the skills of the mechanics who maintain all that equipment. I'm thankful to the oil field workers, explorers, pipe line workers and all the folks who refine the oil into products that keep my truck, and all the...


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