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Veteran concerned with situation in Iraq June 2014, and the ISIS has now seized Mosul, the second largest city on Iraq, Tikrit, Samarra, and the Baiji Oil refinery, the largest in Iraq. The ISIS and the Syrian al Nusra Front have also completely erased the Iraqi and Syrian border...

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - The city of North Pole is suing two recent owners of an oil refinery over groundwater pollution.The lawsuit filed Wednesday blames current refinery owner Flint Hills Alaska Resources and previous...
Flint Hills refinery closure makes for higher-priced asphalt sites across Alaska has become more complicated and expensive since Flint Hills Resources closed its North Pole oil refinery.The real price of asphalt oil has spiked about 20 percent over last year - about $150 per ton - for construction...
Mr. Glen Royce Jackson

...discharge, Glen taught mathematics and science in Newcastle, Wyo. Seeking work out of doors he became a laborer at an oil refinery in 1947 thus finding his vocation. Over the years he was promoted from an Instrument Technician to Plant Superintendent...
Kenai refineries boost security

...gas-to-liquids plant, Agrium's nitrogen fertilizer plant, Phillips' liquefied natural gas plant and Tesoro's oil refinery. ''I think it's probably a good idea in light of recent events,'' said Lt. Tom Bowman, commander of the Kenai...
A Cook Inlet Catch 22

...Although those effects aren't yet certain, officials from several local energy companies, including Tesoro's oil refinery, are either eyeing the situation closely or have adjusted their operations to hopefully skirt the ramifications of...
Assembly wrestles with budget

...increases in fees for solid waste, planning and other departments, pending valuation of improvements made at the Tesoro oil refinery and increased employee contributions to the borough's health insurance plan. Carey also suggested deletion of the...
Letters to the editor

...over $15 billion in the bank to back you up, I would call their bluff.Governor Parnell wants to build a state owned oil refinery, why not an state owned oil company? We have the talent and man power, so call their bluff. With over $55 billion...
City planner has Soldotna thinking ahead

...of 2007, when she eagerly accepted the recently minted job of Soldotna City Planner while Jamie worked at the Tesoro oil refinery. The two were married six months later. "I always knew I would come back," she said. "Of course when I was living...
Deformed bills have experts baffled

...of certain contaminants, researchers are certain that it doesn't come from a single source like a power plant or oil refinery. Handel said there could be hundreds and possibly thousands of chemicals and chemical combinations that could be causing...


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