•  
  •  
Voices of Alaska: Don't blame oil tax reform for budget deficit

...more predictable and stable tax policy encourages the oil industry to increase investment. More investment equals more...spurred by tax reform.Employment and spending by the oil industry is at record highs, caused by major investment on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-28/voices-of-alaska-dont-blame-oil-t
Opinion
David K. Hales

...later returned to Alaska to begin his career in the oil industry.David met and married the love of his life in June...Sarah Bush of Kenai.David recently retired from the oil industry in 2014. David was looking forward to traveling more...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173968706
Where did all this oil come from?

...drilling and burning crude and gas in significant amounts for only the last 156 years, since the 1859 birth of the oil industry in Pennsylvania.So, even when oil prices spiked earlier this decade amid worries that oil supplies would soon run...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-14/where-did-all-this-oil-come-from
News
What others say: Beginning again

...gubernatorial campaign, he repeated his concern for Alaska's financial status.The state, which depends on the oil industry for about 90 percent of its unrestricted revenue, has had declining production for some time. Recent governors - until...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-10/what-others-say-beginning-again
Opinion
Rough road ahead

...dissolution of the Soviet Union but it also brought the US oil industry to its knees. Real estate values in Anchorage and on...of years - enough time to seriously harm Alaska's oil industry, our state government and the state's finances...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-11/rough-road-ahead
Letters
What others say: Landscape has changed since debate over Keystone began

...with detractors' claims that it would be an environmental nightmare, an unexpected reality has emerged.America's oil industry is thriving again.Remember the bad old days, when the United States was said to be a pawn in the game played by the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-11-30/what-others-say-landscape-has-cha
Opinion
Walker ousts Parnell in Alaska gubernatorial race

...governor in his bid for re-election, endorsing Walker over Parnell, who championed the dismantling of increased oil industry taxes that were a signature part of Palin's time as governor. If Parnell had won re-election, he would have been...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-15/walker-ousts-parnell-in-alaska-guber
News
Tim Navarre, Knackstedt win Kenai council seats

...the 1970s, said she lived near Tim Navarre when she was growing up. Carter said when she first moved to Kenai, the oil industry was strong and brought in a lot of business to the Carr's Mall. She voted Tuesday at the mall which is now mostly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-08/navarre-knackstedt-win-kenai-council
News
What others say: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream

...orbits.The companies that launch satellites need contractors, and they would turn to Alaskans, much as Alaska's oil industry is served by a family tree of oilfield service companies.Unfortunately, Alaska's aerospace dream stubbed its toe...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-08/what-others-say-waking-up-from-al
Opinion
BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

JUNEAU - BP Alaska, a major player in the state's oil industry, on Monday announced plans to lay off 275 employees and direct contractors early next year.BP's business in Alaska will be...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-15/bp-alaska-plans-layoffs-following-hi
News

CONTACT US

  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS