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Local News
7:36 am
Thu November 20, 2014

11/20/14 - BP completes sale of North Slope oil fields, affecting jobs of 475 people

BP sells four oil fields

BP's sale of four North Slope oil fields involves laying off 275 workers and transfer to Hilcorp or early retirement of another 200 people. BP Alaska operations president Janet Weiss says the company will focus on Prudhoe Bay and a major liquefied natural gas project.

U.S. Sen. Begich back in Washington

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Local News
9:59 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

4/22/14 KNBA News - Legislators work to meld two versions of an education bill into one

A Legislative Conference Committee is going through House and Senate versions of an Omnibus Education bill to identify areas of agreement and sticking points, working toward one bill that both chambers will find acceptable.

BP announced it is selling some of its North Slope assets to Hilcorp, which has been operating in Cook Inlet.

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Local News
9:11 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

KNBA Morning News 2/20/14 - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski vows to open King Cove/Izembek Refuge road

Izembek National Wildlife Refuge
Credit US Fish & Wildlife Service
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