HARD AGROUND - Wreck of the Exxon Valdez - March 24, 1989

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03/27/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL COULD ADD TO DEVELOPMENT FOES' ARGUMENTS:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/01/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SHIPPERS WANT LOOSER VALDEZ RULES:
By DAVID POSTMAN and PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporters

04/05/89 Anchorage Daily News CONGRESS RESPONDS TO SPILL WITH TALK OF TOUGHER PENALTIES:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/07/89 Anchorage Daily News PIPELINE OWNERS PLAN CHANGES AT VALDEZ TERMINAL:
By PATTI EPLER and DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporters

04/30/89 Anchorage Daily News LAWMAKERS OK SPILL BILL PACKAGE:
By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporter

10/01/89 Anchorage Daily News SEASON OF THE SPILL: A REPORTER REFLECTS:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

10/01/89 Anchorage Daily News SUMMER OF THE SPILL VOICES::
REACTIONS TO THE SPILL AND CLEANUP ATTEMPTS


10/15/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER: EMPTY PROMISES:
COAST GUARD BOWED TO INDUSTRY PRESSURE

By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

10/16/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER: FIGHTING FLARES ANEW :
OIL INDUSTRY'S SCARE TACTICS DON'T HOLD UP

By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

10/22/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER: DESPITE YEARS OF WARNINGS FROM ITS FIELD STAFFERS ABOUT ALYESKA'S POOR OIL SPILL PREPAREDNESS, THE DEC DID NEXT TO NOTHING:
DEPARTMENT LEADERS PUT NO REAL HEAT ON ALYESKA

By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

10/23/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER :THE OIL SPILL THAT DIDN'T HAVE TO HAPPEN:
THE COMMISSIONER KELSO TURNS FROM QUIET DIPLOMACY TO PUBLIC BATTLE

By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

10/29/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER: TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE:
PROMISES RING HOLLOW

By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

10/29/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER:
CHANGING OF THE GUARD


11/05/89 Anchorage Daily News BLUEPRINT FOR DISASTER: THE SPILL THAT DIDN'T HAVE TO HAPPEN:
HUGE DESCRIBES EXXON. IT MAKES HUGE PROFITS ON HUGE SALES AND HAS A HUGE AMOUNT OF ASSETS, BUT WHEN IT MAKES A MISTAKE IT IS GENERALLY A BIG BLUNDER

By RICHARD MAUER, Daily News reporter

11/05/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL GAVE BIG PUSH TO "VALDEZ PRINCIPLES':
By RICHARD MAUER, Daily News reporter

11/09/89 Anchorage Daily News HOUSE TOUGHENS OIL SPILL BILL:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

11/10/89 Anchorage Daily News HOUSE OKS OIL SPILL BILL, EASES LIABILITY STANDARD:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

11/12/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL INDUSTRY SETS OUT TO PATCH IMAGE:
By RICHARD MAUER, Daily News reporter

12/01/89 Anchorage Daily News COAST GUARD TOUGHENS OIL TANKER REQUIREMENTS:
By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

01/06/90 Anchorage Daily News SPILL PANEL SPREADS THE BLAME:
STATE COMMISSION BLASTS COAST GUARD

By DAVID POSTMAN, Daily News reporter

02/08/90 Anchorage Daily News HOUSE BACKS NEW TANKER RULES:
MEMBERS VOTE TO REQUIRE DOUBLE BOTTOMS, BUT LEAVE ROOM TO NEGOTIATE

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

02/27/90 Anchorage Daily News ALYESKA'S NEW PLAN HAS NO GUARANTEES FOR OIL SPILL CLEANUP:
By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

03/25/90 Anchorage Daily News FUTURE REMAINS UNCERTAIN A YEAR LATER:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

03/27/90 Anchorage Daily News PUTTING A SPIN ON THE SPILL:
NUMBERS AND IMAGES BECOME CHESS PIECES IN BATTLE TO CONTROL COVERAGE

By GEORGE FROST, Daily News reporter

07/13/90 Anchorage Daily News CONFEREES OK DOUBLE HULLS FOR OIL TANKERS:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

07/27/90 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL BILL WINS APPROVAL:
HOUSE SENATE PANEL REACHES COMPROMISE

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

08/01/90 Anchorage Daily News NTSB SPREADS THE BLAME FOR OIL SPILL:
HAZELWOOD, EXXON, GOVERNMENTS ALL TAKEN TO TASK; REPORT SHEDS LITTLE LIGHT

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

08/04/90 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL BILL GOES TO BUSH:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

11/30/90 Anchorage Daily News STATE OUTLINES GOOD-AS-NEW SOUND:
$43 MILLION WOULD BUY SHORELINE TIMBER RIGHTS, PLANT GRASS, CLEAN STREAMS

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

12/16/90 Anchorage Daily News SOUND GETS RADAR SYSTEM:
The Associated Press

03/18/91 Anchorage Daily News GIANT OIL SKIMMER SAILS TOWARD VALDEZ HOME PORT:
The Associated Press

03/25/91 Anchorage Daily News CHANGING ATTITUDES, SYSTEMS:
HARD LESSONS LEARNED INDUSTRY, CITIZENS ADAPT TO NEW RULES, ROLES

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

08/05/91 Anchorage Daily News GAO REPORT CRITICIZES PIPELINE REGULATORS:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

10/27/91 Anchorage Daily News STRINGENT SPILL CLEANUP RULES UNVEILED:
CRITICS SAY STANDARDS PUSH READINESS INSTEAD OF INCENTIVES FOR PREVENTION

By ALYSON PYTTE, Daily News business reporter

11/03/91 Anchorage Daily News THE NEW RULES:
CHANGES PREPARE FOR SPILLS BUT MAY DO LITTLE TO PREVENT THEM

By ALYSON PYTTE, Daily News business reporter

10/29/92 Anchorage Daily News INTERIM OIL SPILL PLAN PROPOSED:
By NATALIE PHILLIPS, Daily News reporter

11/22/92 Anchorage Daily News TROUBLES WITH OIL TANKERS SINCE THE EXXON VALDEZ SPILL:
By DAILY NEWS STAFF

02/06/93 Anchorage Daily News SPILL SYMPOSIUM LEAVES QUESTIONS:
By NATALIE PHILLIPS, Daily News reporter

02/19/93 Anchorage Daily News SHIPPERS PROTEST NEW OIL-SPILL RULES:
By TOM KIZZIA, Daily News reporter

03/16/93 Anchorage Daily News SOAKING UP MEMORIES:
OIL SPILL CLEANUP REUNION GIVES A FEW WORKERS AN OPPORTUNITY TO PUT THE EXPERIENCE INTO PERSPECTIVE

By KIM SEVERSON, Daily News reporter

03/24/93 Anchorage Daily News WHERE THEY ARE:
The Associated Press,

04/26/93 Anchorage Daily News EXXON TO AIR DATA:
SPILL REPORT LIKELY TO NEGATE DAMAGE

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/27/93 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL REPORT IS ROSY:
EXXON SCIENTIST SAYS SHORE LIFE INCREASED

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/28/93 Anchorage Daily News FEDS FIRE BACK AT EXXON:
SCIENTISTS CHARGE DATA WERE SKEWED

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/29/93 Anchorage Daily News SOUND MURRES RECOVERED, EXXON-PAID SCIENTISTS SAY:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/30/93 Anchorage Daily News SPILL SCIENCE DOUBTED:
LITTLE RESOLVED AT FORUM'S END

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

08/24/93 Anchorage Daily News OCEAN VIEW:
SEWARD AQUARIUM IS A $46.3 MILLION DREAM

By KIM SEVERSON, Daily News reporter

09/05/93 Anchorage Daily News MEASURING UP THE SOUND:
BIOLOGISTS CANNOT EXPLAIN COLLAPSE OF PINK RUNS: FISHERMEN BLAME SPILL

By TOM KIZZIA, Daily News reporter

02/01/94 Anchorage Daily News SPILL BOARD OKS FUNDS FOR SEALIFE:
By NATALIE PHILLIPS, Daily News reporter

03/24/94 Anchorage Daily News 5 YEARS AFTER THE SPILL:
TIME DULLS THE PAIN, URGENCY

By KIM FARARO, Daily News business reporter

03/24/94 Anchorage Daily News THE WAKE OF THE EXXON OIL SPILL:
FIVE YEARS LATER, PRINCIPLE PLAYERS RECALL CATASTROPHE

By DAILY NEWS STAFF

10/10/94 Anchorage Daily News ON SPILLS, ALYESKA WANTS IT BOTH WAYS:
COMPANY WANTS TO RAISE CHARGES TO RECOUP EXXON SETTLEMENT COSTS

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

10/21/94 Anchorage Daily News NARROWS GETS SLOWER, SAFER:
OIL SHIPPERS ANSWER CRITICISM WITH SPEED LIMIT, TETHERING ABILITY

The Associated Press

02/22/95 Anchorage Daily News STATE LIFTS SPILL-RESPONSE TAX:
2-CENTS-A-BARREL LEVY ON OIL SUSPENDED; 3 CENTS FOR PREVENTION UNAFFECTED

By HELEN JUNG, Daily News business reporter

04/16/95 Anchorage Daily News A TIGHTER WATCH ON TANKER TRAFFIC IN VALDEZ:
NEW VESSEL-TRACKING RADAR DOESN'T BLINK

By HELEN JUNG, Daily News business reporter

04/16/95 Anchorage Daily News SPILL FORCED OIL SHIPPERS, COAST GUARD TO CHANGE:
By HELEN JUNG, Daily News business reporter

05/20/95 Anchorage Daily News SEA CENTER PLANS EVENTS:
By DAILY NEWS STAFF

10/15/95 Anchorage Daily News RULES WOULD LIMIT POLLUTERS' LIABILITY:
By NATALIE PHILLIPS, Daily News reporter

12/17/96 Anchorage Daily News OIL SHIPPERS PLAN TO FORTIFY TUG FLEET:
COMPANIES TRY FOR SAFER TRAFFIC IN SOUND

By HELEN JUNG, Daily News reporter

01/12/97 Anchorage Daily News POLITICAL REBOUND:
LESS THAN EIGHT YEARS AFTER THE EXXON VALDEZ SPILL, THE OIL INDUSTRY ENJOYS SMOOTH SAILING IN JUNEAU, FAVORED BOTH IN THE LEGISLATURE AND THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE.

By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

03/13/97 Anchorage Daily News OIL SHIPPERS' PLANS CHOP ODDS OF SPILL:
NEW TANKER-ESCORT TUGS DESIGNED TO HIKE SAFETY

By HELEN JUNG, Daily News reporter

05/17/97 Anchorage Daily News MARINE CENTER OPEN FOR 'HARD HAT' TOURS:
The Associated Press

07/30/97 Anchorage Daily News 2 NEW TANKERS PLANNED:
BOTH ARCO SHIPS GET DOUBLE HULLS

By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

08/17/97 Anchorage Daily News SOUND INVESTMENT:
OIL-SPILL SETTLEMENT BUYS SHORELINE CRUCIAL TO THE RECOVERY OF DAMAGED WILDLIFE POPULATIONS

By MARYBETH HOLLEMAN, Special To The Daily News

04/26/98 Anchorage Daily News ALL EYES ON SEALIFE CENTER:
SMALL-TOWN BUSINESSES COUNT ON BIG TOURISM CASH

By JON LITTLE, Daily News Peninsula Bureau

04/26/98 Anchorage Daily News CENTER LETS VISITORS SEE CREATURES FROM ALL ANGLES:
By JON LITTLE, Daily News reporter

04/27/98 Anchorage Daily News CALL HIM DR. DOLITTLE:
SEA LION TRAINER BREAKS TRAIL

By JON LITTLE, Daily News Peninsula Bureau

04/28/98 Anchorage Daily News STEPPING ASIDE FOR THE CAUSE:
DREAMLAND BOWL CLOSES DOORS TO MAKE ROOM FOR HOTEL

By JON LITTLE, Daily News Peninsula Bureau

04/29/98 Anchorage Daily News STELLER SHOW AND TELL:
STUDENTS GET HANDS-ON EDUCATION

By ROSEMARY SHINOHARA, Daily News reporter

04/30/98 Anchorage Daily News COUNTDOWN TO OPENING DAY:
RESIDENTS SETTLE IN AT SEALIFE CENTER

By JON LITTLE, Daily News Peninsula Bureau

05/03/98 Anchorage Daily News SEALIFE CENTER OPENS:
DIVING BIRDS, DIGNITARIES ENTERTAIN FIRST-DAY CROWDS

By JON LITTLE, Daily News Peninsula Bureau

08/24/98 Anchorage Daily News STYLIST PATENTS OIL-SPILL SUCKING ILLOWS OF HAIR:
By SHEILA TOOMEY, Daily News reporter

   
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